I initially resisted acting because there are many actors in my family, so I studied politics at university instead.
I went back to college and became a professional actor in 1990 when I was 33.
FEU Training is kicking off the 2018/19 Union Learning Fund project year with a batch of great training opportunities aimed at freelance professionals in the arts and entertainment sectors. Open to freelance members of Equity, The Musicians Union, the National Union of Journalists and the Writers Guide of Great Britain, April sees three courses...
Holly Lowe is one of many union members in the entertainment industry to have acquired social media skills through the union route. When she is not hard at work practising or on tour performing with her harp, Musicians’ Union member Holly Lowe is reaching new audiences through social media, which is...
For the first time in my career I've actually verbalised and written down what I want!" That was what Eleanor Bennett tweeted after her morning session with the Federation of Entertainment Unions (FEU) training programme. She was joined by 30-plus young creatives from the worlds of media and...
Performing Arts drama students from a Somerset school are bringing the Tolpuddle story to life at this month’s festival in the small Dorset village. The students from Heathfield Community School in Taunton performed to packed audiences over three nights earlier in the year, and are performing...
Members of the Dorset Equity branch are banding together to pay a special tribute to the Bard to mark the 400th Anniversary of his death and teach people why Shakespeare is still relevant in the 21st Century. The group of actors from the unions general branch will perform "The Bards Best Bits" this Sunday at the Marine Theatre in Lyme Regis - a...