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29 July 2019

Equity’s MEM Committee urges producers to engage with the union to look at ensuring the best possible practice in casting before spending large amounts of money on engaging performers from outside the EEA

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24 July 2019

A summary of the decisions made and the discussions held at the July meeting of Equity's governing body

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17 July 2019

The Performers' Alliance All-Party Parliamentary Group is holding the fourth oral evidence session of its inquiry into the class ceiling in the creative sector on Tuesday 23 July

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12 July 2019

The results of Equity’s Committee Elections 2019 have been announced

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08 July 2019

Guidance for victims of stalking has been published following a motion to the 2018 Annual Representative Conference from the East of Scotland General Branch

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01 July 2019

There are lots of ways to support Equity, but voting is a key part of being a member of a union

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30 June 2022

A new Commercial Theatre Variation Agreement ballot by Equity, the performing arts and entertainment trade union, has been backed by over 98% of those voting on a record turnout for ballots on this agreement.

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03 May 2022

Equity members working on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cinderella were told on Sunday 1 May that the show will end on 12 June. Not only was the news shared on a Sunday before a bank holiday – meaning those affected could not contact their agent for support – but we understand that some cast members and stage management heard the news first through social media or the press. This is unacceptable - all creative workers deserve to be treated with dignity at work.

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