SOLT and Equity have concluded a Variation Agreement which provides for temporary modifications to the SOLT Equity Agreement, designed to enable Theatres to re-open and help the industry re-build secure employment
We've put together a factsheet to clear up some of the main areas of concern coming to us about the current ballot on variations to the SOLT/Equity Agreement for Performers and Stage Managers in the West End.
“Today’s announcement is as underwhelming as it is terrifying. Only 40% of our members have received any money to date from the SEISS - and how can 20% of profit be anywhere near enough for people to survive on?"
Dr Holly Maples, from East 15 School of Acting, who is also a freelance director as well as an academic, decided to created a research project that looks specifically at the effects of Covid on freelance artists in the UK