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Casting Directors' Guild

Casting directors are under renewed and increased pressure to give actors a 'yes' or 'no' answer following an audition, as part of a major...

Five years ago, the Oliviers faced calls to introduce an award for musical directors; today, there are demands for a casting director category. This is...

Organisers of the Olivier Awards are facing renewed pressure to recognise casting directors, after it was announced that BAFTA will introduce a dedicated category...

Actors have been warned to exercise caution when sharing on social media, following a tumultuous week in which performer Seyi Omooba left musical The...

Last week, The Stage reported on the rise of castings based on performers’ social media followings, with many claiming the move is depriving genuine...

Theatre and TV stars including Game of Thrones' Natalie Dormer and Gemma Arterton have called for an Olivier award for casting directors, who they...

Actor Jade Anouka has argued that there needs to be more openness in the casting of classical theatre in order for it to stay...

Actors including West End star Hayley Tamaddon have criticised the rise of castings based on performers’ social media followings, claiming the move is depriving...

The casting directors behind Hamilton have won an inaugural award in celebration of their work. Paul Wooller, Felicity French and Trevor Jackson topped the best...
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