Tuesday, 09 August 2022
A comedian on stage in front of an audience
The performing arts trade union has issued guidance to promoters and venues on transparent pay and safe working conditions for comedy acts.
Equity has launched a new Comedians’ Charter that aims to improve the working lives and ensure the safety of comedians. The charter was developed by Equity's Comedians’ Network and launched on 7 August at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It lays out a set of standard practices for venues and promoters to sign up to, covering pay transparency, safe working environments, late-night transport safety... read more