Equity

Entertainment union Equity has published a manifesto for casting, which seeks to make casting processes “clearer, fairer, less stressful and more inclusive for everyone”. The...

In response to Equity’s recent remarks about Arts Council England’s diversity data on theatre staff (‘Equity savages Arts Council’s diversity efforts’, News, May 25),...

The entertainment industry has pledged to fight against a hard Brexit and ensure that the sector has a voice during negotiations to leave the...

After reading her quote – “But a fusty old revival with a TV star? I mean, why?”, (Comment, June 1) – I think Sonia...

The popular image we have of music hall, mostly gleaned from TV’s The Good Old Days, is of overdressed songbirds clutching parasols and cheeky...

Stage Directors UK and Equity are to join forces for the first time to fight for better directors’ pay. The landmark partnership marks a coming...

It is notable from this year’s Equity Annual Representative Conference – and indeed from recent issues of The Stage – just how much of...

Actors self-taping auditions are set to receive training from Equity after members at the union’s Annual Representative Conference voted in favour of a motion...

Equity members have voted against officially acknowledging that smoking on stage is unhealthy for performers and audiences. A motion at the union’s Annual Representative Conference...
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