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A charity dedicated to providing financial support to actors with children has paid out its most money ever in 2017/18, with the organisation claiming...

Theatre’s working patterns make it almost impossible for carers to participate in a meaningful way. Caroline Wilkes argues that the industry would benefit from...

What do brown ballet shoes and emergency childcare have in common? Our two front page stories this week are both indicative of the way...

Legislation that could have enabled self-employed parents in theatre and the creative industries to share parental leave has failed to progress past its second...

A landmark study has laid bare the challenges facing people with caring responsibilities in the performing arts. The research reveals people with caring duties earn...

A weekend childcare scheme for parents working in theatre is being set up in the West End. Matinee Club is being described as a "creative...

The Good Fight star Cush Jumbo has backed efforts to make theatre fairer for people with children, arguing that parents risk being forced out...

An ambitious claim has been put to West End theatre bosses that seeks to overhaul working conditions in Theatreland, by enabling more job shares...

For a sector that generally self-identifies as liberal and progressive, the current global state of affairs can make for depressing reading for theatre: whether...
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