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Beleaguered Edinburgh Festival Fringe operator C Venues has been kicked out of its George Street venue after two years. The move comes after C Venues...

Allow me, momentarily, to hold a candle for C Venues. Last week, the Scotsman revealed that the Edinburgh Festival Fringe operator had been kicked...

They’ll send a car. Four words guaranteed to give an actor a feeling of warmth, success and importance. That joy is often tempered by...

A freelance actor and director is taking legal action against a condition of the government’s Universal Credit scheme, claiming it penalises the self-employed. Charmaine Parkin...

A parliamentary inquiry has been launched to explore the lack of working-class performers, writers and musicians in the entertainment industry. Equity councillor Jackie Clune, who...

More than 85% of internships in the arts are unpaid, new research has revealed. The finding is presented in the report Pay As You Go,...

We are often told that actors like to be in the spotlight. Rather more pressing for us though, is that we have to be...

Proposed tax reforms that threatened to hit low-income theatre workers with a fivefold increase to their national insurance payments have been scrapped. The news has...

Front-of-house, box office and technical staff at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe are routinely exploited by employers and forced to work in unfair and unsafe...
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