The National Theatre Scotland, The National Theatre, the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Society of London Theatre, Federation of Scottish Theatre, and Stage Directors UK are among the organisations backing the creation of a new company aimed at tackling discriminatory working practices towards parents in the sector.
Parents in Performing Arts, which started
The results of the research carried out by Parents in Performing Arts (PiPA) have been published and reveal the astonishing, but possibly not surprising fact that eight out of ten parents turn down theatre work owing to childcare possibilities.
Over 950 people responded to the survey and 81% of those who
We are currently working with Parents In Performing Arts on their ACE and Creative Scotland funded Best Practice Research Project, conducted in conjunction with Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Please find below the link to their survey about parental and caring responsibilities in the theatre industry. It is
Parents and Carers in Performing Arts campaign for equal opportunities and access for parents and carers working in the performing arts. Their aim is to achieve sustainable change in attitudes and practices in order to attract, support and retain a more diverse and flexible workforce.
Stellar Quines was a proud member
Stellar Quines are proud to be one of a consortium of 15 leading UK Theatres and The Royal Central School Of Speech and Drama that will be part of Parents in Performing Arts (PIPA) first major piece of work.
The Best Practice Action Research Project aims to identify barriers facing carers working in
Release: Monday 3rd October
PARENTS IN PERFORMING ARTS ANNOUNCES CREATIVE SCOTLAND AND ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND FUNDED FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND BEST PRACTICE RESEARCH PROJECT IN PARTNERSHIP WITH 15 LEADING UK THEATRES AND THE ROYAL CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH AND DRAMA
Today, Parents in Performing Arts (PIPA), a Consortium of 18 leading Industry organisations, announces its