The performing arts present some unusual risk exposures for insurance – from event cancellation and touring to digital and online risks which can expose you globally. Which is why it’s important to get specialist insurance advice. La Playa’s specialist Arts & Entertainment practice is the insurance partner any creative business requires to truly thrive. Dance companies, orchestras, festivals, performing arts organizations and more.
The show must always go on - insurance isn’t just about processing a claim, it’s about thinking laterally to solve challenges and problems fast. Our policies are designed to provide the best possible coverage - tailored for your specific risks, and streamlining costs by placing many risks under a single contract. We work closely with arts trade associations to keep our fingers on the pulse - and to keep you ahead of the game in managing risk as your sector evolves and changes.
Working with a specialist will save you time and distraction from insurance headaches and problems with claims. Based in the US and the UK, La Playa Arts & Entertainment is an award-winning independent specialist insurance broker. We’re passionate about the arts and creative industries – many of us are practitioners and active consumers; in fact, La Playa founded the first ever corporate art collective.
We understand the risks and pressures you face - and we speak your language. We can support you with expert advice, helping you make good insurance decisions for your organization. You'll find us great to work with, and our personal service saves time and hassle on claims.
La Playa is a registered Lloyd’s of London broker, giving us direct access to world-class specialist insurance markets and solutions for even the most unusual and complex insurance risks.
Careful listening to really understand your needs and priorities
As much help as you need with completing forms to provide risk information
A discreet and complimentary appraisal* to assess the risks and ensure you have the right coverage where you need it
An independent market review - so you don’t have to shop around comparing policies, cover limits, risks covered and smallprint exclusions
Careful monitoring of the carriers’ financial strength, claims and customer service
An independent recommendation of the best policy for you - and why
Specialist policy wordings from underwriters who have demonstrated excellence and deep understanding of your risk exposures. We have analyzed a wide range of policy wordings and have selected only the best for our panel. Our advisors have a deep working knowledge of these policies
*subject to insurer availability
An intelligently designed portfolio of protection across multiple asset classes, liabilities and territories
Advice on how best to manage your risks - to keep you safe but also to keep insurance costs down
A dedicated advisor so you can speak to the same person each time.
Expert guidance on valuations, security and risk management, and connecting you with specialist advisors and suppliers
Direct phone and email access to your adviser for questions and advice.
Policy documents emailed to you - no logins and passwords to remember
An advocate beside you if you make a claim - thinking laterally to mitigate the impact, making useful connections to get you back up and running, and driving through a swift financial settlement
“I found the service very welcoming and helpful. Feeling very uncertain about our needs and requirements meant I was a little nervous about the whole process, but [La Playa] was very patient and explained everything simply and slowly.”
“Service was good and you found the best value for money cancellation quote.”
Working with La Playa engenders a feeling of complete confidence. The sheer of joy of their professional service made the decision to move our contract very simple. Not to mention that we saved over £3000 in the process!”
“Having dealt with several insurers, I am pleasantly amazed by the speed and efficiency of La Playa`s work!”