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28 February 2020

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

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27 February 2020

Equity General Secretary Christine Payne has questioned how the funding of the National Theatre of Scotland is being allocated.

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27 February 2020

Maureen spoke about the need to ensure that those starting out in our industry do so fully equipped with an understanding of their rights as workers – that they know that harassment and bullying are always unacceptable and have the confidence and strength to call it out.

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26 February 2020

Equity Comedians’ Network hosted an event to give advice to comedians considering taking a show to Edinburgh.

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25 February 2020

Equity President Maureen Beattie reacts to the news of Harvey Weinstein's rape conviction.

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24 February 2020

Equity, in partnership with the Young Vic theatre, hosted a panel event on 21 January with invited industry representatives to address issues of poor representation and portrayal of Gypsy, Romani and Traveller (GRT) communities and people on stage and screen.

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20 February 2020

Advice on the upcoming roll out of off-payroll working on April 6.

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20 February 2020

Equity publishes open letter in response to 'Let's Create', ACE's 10 year strategy.

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14 February 2020

Union’s expertise forms basis of guide to help organisations develop their strategies

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12 February 2020

The 2019 awards went to Lucy Briers for her portrayal of Mrs Helseth in Rosmersholm at the Duke Of York’s and Hammed Animashaun for two performances: Willie in Master Harold and the Boys at the National Theatre and Bottom in A Midsummer Night's Dream at the Bridge.

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20 July 2021

Listen to the latest episode of our podcast for candid conversations about the big issues facing performers and creative workers right now. Host Jackie Clune talks to fellow Equity members about their experiences and how, together as a union, we're fighting to make positive change in the industry. Join us for personal stories, lively chat and a little laughter in the virtual green room.

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28 April 2021

Equity General Secretary Paul Fleming, together with leading cultural organisations and unions, has signed an open letter to Boris Johnson urging him to deliver on his promise to fix the Brexit crisis for the creative industries.

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19 October 2020

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