diversity

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...

Equity has launched a stinging attack on Arts Council England's diversity monitoring strategy, claiming the detail and transparency being provided is “not good enough”. The...

Equity will lobby for an even gender split on the boards of arts organisations that employ its members. The union for performers and creative practitioners...

Actors and stage managers have urged Equity to take a more active role in publicly challenging casting decisions that fail to demonstrate equality and...

A new careers awareness campaign will be launched to champion non-performing roles within the entertainment industry. The campaign will be run by Equity, after a...

An American producer has claimed he had the rights to Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? withdrawn by Edward Albee's estate after he cast a...

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...

A black actor performing in a play about racial discrimination was questioned by police outside the theatre where he was about to perform. Oraine Johnson...
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