musicians

A dispute between the National Theatre and former musicians in the West End production of War Horse has reached a "satisfactory resolution", according to...

Musicians hired for last year’s failed tour of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee are preparing to launch legal action against the show’s...

War Horse director Marianne Elliott has defended the National Theatre’s decision to axe five musicians from the show. Speaking to The Stage for the first...

Plans to introduce actors to mime the parts of musicians who were made redundant from the National Theatre’s West End production of War Horse...

A campaign for the right of street performers to work more freely across the UK is to be launched. Members passed a motion at the...

Musicians are being urged to join a new busking campaign launched today by the Mayor of London. Boris Johnson announced the #BackBusking campaign to encourage...

Musicians from the West End production of War Horse are in dispute with the National Theatre after the organisation terminated the performers’ contracts. All five...

Stage performers’ talents are matched by those of the unseen musicians providing show soundtracks, many of whom are stars in their own right. Some of the UK's top instrumentalists tell Adam McCulloch of the unique challenges and rewards that working in the increasingly competitive West End environment presents

More than half of musicians earn less than £20,000 a year, a report on their pay and working conditions has revealed. Commissioned by trade body...
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