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Amateurs hired to perform in a Royal Shakespeare Company touring production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will receive the minimum wage, after union Equity...

Rupert Goold has said more needs to be done by the industry to enable critics to review shows in the regions, claiming this will...

Theatre directors in the UK earn on average £10,759 a year from their craft – well below the £27,000 take home annual salary national...

West End theatres are facing the threat of strike action from backstage workers after negotiations over a new pay deal broke down. Backstage union BECTU...

Leading theatre figures including Marianne Elliott, Matthew Warchus, Vicky Featherstone and Jeremy Herrin have launched the industry’s first body aimed at representing stage directors. Increasing...

BECTU is having to renegotiate a proposed pay deal with industry body UK Theatre after previous pay talks fell through. An agreement was never reached...

Around £620 million was spent on London theatre tickets in 2012/13 by more than 22 million people, according to a major new report. The findings...

A TV production company exposed for leaving its writers £250,000 out of pocket is facing a legal challenge from union Equity, after it emerged...

About half of Equity members undertook unpaid work in the past 12 months, with a similar proportion earning less than £5,000 over the year. According...