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The Diversity School Initiative was set up to address under-representation and diversity in UK drama schools.
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African Heritage Achievement Stories Jul 31
[1/2] Congratulations to Theatre Director and Co-Founder of , Steven Kavuma - who’s now Head of the Acting Foundation . 🎉
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ArtsEd Jul 31
: HE appointments!🙌 :FACT Course Leader :Head of Movement :Head of TV, Film & Audio Justin Pierre:Acting Tutor :Head of 2nd Yr MT & Equality, Inclusivity & Diversity Coordinator :Senior Voice Tutor
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Black Womxn In Theatre Jul 20
ANNOUNCEMENT 🔊 by and , in partnership with , the Redundancy Care Campaign launches today to support those from ethnic backgrounds facing redundancy in the arts. We cannot afford to lose talent from the arts sector.
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Orla O’Loughlin Jul 24
Thank you for holding such a powerful + galvanising space for us to work on taking the action our sector so desperately needs.
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Diversity School Jul 24
Replying to @kcfcoach
Thank you
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Keagan Carr Fransch: Audition Coach Jul 23
Continuing to do incredible work as always! continues to show real leadership in meaningful change and genuine accountability. Thank you for all you do 💪🏾✊🏾🙌🏾
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Diversity School Jul 23
Replying to @DiverseSchool
There's so much to do BUT feels important that schools talk to each other as a community and are able to help, support, and keep each other accountable. 3/3
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Diversity School Jul 23
Replying to @DiverseSchool
In this 3hr meeting, we talked about the culture of drama schools, reporting structures/systems, unconscious bias training, taking the burden of responsibility away from Black/POC students, embedding diversity practice in the curriculum, and so much more. 2/3
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Diversity School Jul 23
Today we met with some of the principals, directors, and teachers from some of our partner drama schools (, , , and ). In the meeting, we looked at schools' action plans around anti-racism. 1/3
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Diversity School Jul 20
“It was a really confusing place to be black”
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The Stage Jul 16
14 writers led by Roy Williams () have created pieces responding to the killing of George Floyd to form new audio play 846, which is produced by
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Inc Arts UK Jul 14
British cultural leaders have come together in response to the Covid-19 impact report to demand that we ACT NOW to rebuild this sector with diversity at its core. 📢Please share to spread the message and our recommendations for change.
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Diversity School Jul 14
Virtual backgrounds.
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Stu@[CreepingMiasma]Ⓥ Jul 10
Fantastic mtg with today, honing in on enabling/supporting pro-active, intersectional practice + making a commitment to ensuring consistency of approach in ethos, pedagogy, provision + equity of access.
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Sophie Elliott Jul 10
Just had a great open discussion with & fellow staff sharing experiences and ideas. Defining inclusivity and diversity in our practice, moving forward, taking action.
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Irfan Damani Jul 8
Representation is extremely important in the arts. Change must come from Drama schools and Universities first. This is why we have written to University of West London & London College of Music to demand positive change. I stand by positive change at LCM.
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Diversity School Jul 8
“The pattern of racism has simply become normalised and often students and staff are too traumatised or afraid to raise concerns."
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Diversity School Jul 5
Theatre Artists Fund has been set up to provide emergency support for theatre workers and freelancers across the UK. Apply here:
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RADA Student Council 2020 Jul 1
Replying to @radastudentc20
RADA's leadership is more likely to make change if under public pressure; if its brand & reputation are under threat. Be that pressure for us. Please sign: 2/7
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RADA Student Council 2020 Jul 1
This action plan is a response to the institutional racism rife at RADA. Please RT and sign below to support us in holding RADA accountable. 1/7
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