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Hello, communicators:

As many organizations across industries announce re-opening dates and plans, many networks and shows are announcing resuming productions for TV series, films and more.

Netflix’s “The Witcher” announced the news with a fitting poem:

I’m dusting off my lute and quill,
I have some news, some mead to spill:
After all the months we’ve been apart
It’s time for production to restart.
The Witcher and his bard – who’s flawless,
Will reunite on set 17 August.

— The Witcher (@witchernetflix) June 22, 2020

As you create content and messages for a “return to normal,” consider ways you can infuse your messages with creativity where appropriate, such as infographics, poems or other content formats.

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