Equity autumn 2016 magazine now online
3 October 2016
Equity's Autumn 2016 magazine is now online and can be downloaded.
It launches the union’s Play Fair campaign, which will challenge the industry on under-representation of diversity and discriminatory practices in the casting process.
Equity’s four equality committees have joined together to back Play Fair and a member of each of these groups features on the four different covers printed for this issue. These are Giovanni Bienne, chair, LGBT committee, Somi De Souza, vice chair, Minority Ethnic Members committee, Phoebe Kemp, chair, Deaf and Disabled Members committee and Flip Webster, chair, Women’s committee
Further news covers the recovery of £14m from the US studios, an improved agreement for West End directors and the launch of mental health support website www.artsminds.co.uk
The magazine also features an interview with Nina Conti as she prepared for her Edinburgh shows and a report from the recent union conference.
The award-winning Equity magazine is published four times a year. All the recent issues of the magazine can be downloaded from the website.