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disability

Dustin Hoffman as Raymond Babbitt in Rain Man, Geoffrey Rush as David Helfgott in Shine, Tom Hanks as Forrest Gump… The common denominator? All are...

Theatre company Hijinx has set the screen industries an ambitious target to see an actor with a learning disability win a BAFTA by 2028,...

A new training programme has been launched for visually impaired creatives aimed at addressing the "lack of accessible routes into theatre". Pathways is a four-year-long...

A new €4 million fund led by the British Council will help disabled theatre and dance artists advance their careers internationally. The professional development initiative,...

Inspired by the story of My Left Foot’s Christy Brown overcoming prejudice, Robert Softley Gale tells David Pollock he isn’t pursuing an ‘equality agenda’,...

A quarter of theatre productions at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe deal with social issues such as mental health and the #MeToo movement, according...

Exclusive research conducted by The Stage has revealed the extent of under-representation of disabled students at the UK's leading drama schools. Last year, just 1%...

Concerns have been raised over plans for disabled access within the £112 million Factory arts centre in Manchester, which is seeking planning approval for...

While the industry may be moving towards greater inclusion and diversity, recently a growing issue has emerged for the sign language community: hearing actors...
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