PIPA

Campaign group Parents in Performing Arts is launching a survey to explore childcare options in central London. It follows calls from actors including Noma Dumezweni...

Eight out of 10 self-employed theatre workers have had to turn down work owing to childcare responsibilities, a major new report suggests. Among respondents to...

The "discriminatory" nature of the arts sector against working parents is laid bare in a major new report, which highlights the emotional and financial stresses...

Campaign group Parents in Performing Arts is to explore the possibility of flexible childcare for theatre workers, as 92% of respondents to an online...

Performer Jackie Clune has become the latest figure to criticise the lack of support for working parents in theatre, claiming the industry is “lagging...

Actor Romola Garai has accused the theatre industry of discriminating against parents, claiming some performers are being made to choose between a career or...

London’s Young Vic Theatre is to hold its first parent-and-baby performance, as part of a series of inclusive events planned at the venue. The theatre...

Actor Noma Dumezweni has spoken of the challenges she faces as a parent working in theatre, revealing that “work just stopped” when she got...

This week’s welcome news that a group of the UK’s leading theatres will work with Parents in the Performing Arts to investigate how employers...
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