Resources

Women in theatre: the key statistics – interactive
The Guardian research in collaboration with Elizabeth Freestone –
11 December 2012

Women in theatre: how the ‘2:1 problem’ breaks down  
The Guardian research in collaboration with Elizabeth Freestone –
10 December 2012

Why is theatre so male, white and middle-class?
Lynn Gardner’s theatre roundup – The Guardian 2 July 2012

Equity calls on ACE to take action on imbalanced casting
Equity – 2 July 2012

Women (should be) in the spotlight
Honour Bayes – WhatsOnStage 3 July 2012

Actors’ union rallies theatres to create more parts for women
Charlotte Higgins – The Guardian 29 June 2012

Subsidised theatres have too few female roles, Equity says
Alexandra Topping – The Guardian 27 June 2012

Being ignored and the suggestion of a monstrous regime
Stella Duffy – 27 June 2012

No equal opportunities on stage for our female actors
NW London Equity – Camden New Journal 21 June 2012

Equity’s Women’s Committee research into casting
Equity – 20 June 2012

Are women getting any closer to equality in theatre?
Clare Brennan – The Guardian 6 March 2012

Should our society be allowed to celebrate its historical sexism?
Jenni Tomlin – socialjusticefirst 18 February 2012

Fair Play: should gender equality in theatre be mandatory?
Lalayn Baluch – The Guardian 6 October 2011

Women in theatre: Let’s get rid of the equality myth
Krystina Nellis – The Guardian 18 July 2011

FIA Handbook of Good Practices to Combat Gender Stereotypes and Promote
Equal Opportunities in Film, Television and Theatre in Europe
Federation of International Artists and European Commission – July 2010

FIA Report on ‘Age, Gender and Performer Employment in Europe’
Federation of International Artists Research – Deborah Dean Warwick University

Ian McKellen joins calls for more older female roles
The Stage – 4 June 2009

What happened to great stage roles for older women?
Lyn Gardner – The Guardian 16 March 2009

Harriet Walter joins call for more realistic older female roles
The Stage – 11 February 2009

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