Incorporating the Variety Artistes' Federation

News

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Unity's Christmas casting call - save the date

29 June 2016

Unity Theatre will give priority to local performers with auditions held locally for the casting of its Christmas Show, Little Red and the Big Bad Wolf. The company said it was particularly interested in hearing from Black, Asian & Minority Ethnic (BAME) applicants. It also made clear that the show will offer ITC/Equity contracts.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Equity's future - have your say!

29 June 2016

Equity members have until noon on 6 July to have their say in the future of their union. That is when voting closes in the election of the Equity President, the Council and the Standing Orders Commirttee.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Unity Theatre's boost for fringe space

21 June 2016

Unity Theatre has given the branch details of when the theatre is available for hire. It is a direct response to concern in the branch about a lack of fringe theatre space in Liverpool.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Everyman auditions locally for new company

20 June 2016

The Everyman Theatre is planning to cast some Liverpool actors to its new resident company to be created by early next year.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

What's On in Liverpool & District

5 May 2016

Wirral Festival of Firsts, the Refugees Crisis, Funny Women and Shakespeare's 400th anniversary feature in the spring/summer listings. Equity members share their shows with you! Get along to a show and support your fellow Equity members.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Obituary: Mickey Finn

2 April 2016

A special tribute night was held on for much-loved Liverpool comedian Mickey Finn, who has died aged 69 after a long period of illness.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Unity's artistic director to visit branch

13 March 2016

A date for your diary! Matthew Linley, artistic director of the Unity Theatre, Liverpool, has agreed to speak at our branch meeting Wednesday May 4.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

TUC week of action on union rights

6 February 2016

I ❤ Unions - campaign week kicks off Monday, February 8. The TUC campaign opposes the government's Trade Union Bill that seeks to strip away fundamental union rights.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Your new Liverpool General committee

6 February 2016

Your new committee, was voted in unopposed at the last full branch meeting in January, and further roles assigned by the committee meeting of February 3.

(Full Story...)

Thumbnail photo for spotlight_item

Update on your NICS payments

11 January 2016

An important update is available on how class 2 NIC payments are credited to your NIC account for claiming contribution based welfare benefit purposes.

(Full Story...)

Archive

Alternative formats

 RSS feed

Top Up Insurance Showtime Insurance