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Equity

Equity is redoubling its efforts to address mental health in the performing arts, by teaming up with other unions and encouraging employers to bring...

A stage manager is reportedly pursuing £100,000 in compensation after his feet were broken by a piece of equipment during rehearsals for a pantomime. Andrew...

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

Union Equity and the Actors Centre in London have announced a new partnership to boost the mental health and development support they offer performers. The...

Arts Council England chief executive Darren Henley has called for all schoolchildren to be taught creative subjects, claiming anything that is "good enough for...

Performers are being warned to scrutinise contracts properly, after it emerged that agreements used on the recently collapsed Thoroughly Modern Millie tour could scupper...

Equity low pay no pay officer Emmanuel de Lange is to become the union’s new West End organiser. He will replace Virginia Wilde, who is...

Outgoing Equity president Malcolm Sinclair has argued that drama school students are most vulnerable to harassment because they fear being seen as “tricky” if...

Equity is to lobby the government for a law change to make it harder for rogue producers to set up and dissolve companies repeatedly,...
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