BAME

The Royal Opera House, Opera North and London’s Lyric Hammersmith have launched a new workshop week for black, Asian and minority ethnic artists who...

Tara Arts artistic director Jatinder Verma has been given an award for his outstanding contribution to the arts by Asian newspaper Eastern Eye. Verma, who...

I used to work in the arts, in marketing. I now work for Waitrose. In the early 2000s, Arts Council England funded something called...

Trina Haldar set up Mashi Theatre in 2013 to address the lack of high-quality, diverse work for young people. She tells Tim Bano about...

Last year, I began to search for performers for new musical Bring on the Bollywood. During auditions, it emerged that the kind of formal...

It is good news that Equity and Spotlight have moved to fill the gap left by the demise of Drama UK (‘Spotlight and Equity...

Asian theatremakers have warned that a “severe lack of representation” on stage is resulting in Asian audiences abandoning the arts. The warning follows the release...

Drama schools are an easy target for complaints about the lack of diversity in the performing arts. If the actors on our stages and...

• On average, 17% of students at UK drama schools are BAME • East 15 leads schools with a third of students from BAME backgrounds •...
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