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Actors, be yourselves on social media…and other tips
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Actors, be yourselves on social media…and other tips

Actors and creatives entering the theatre profession today are likely to maintain a social media presence. So how should you go about it?
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Podcast: Welcome To The Rock
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Podcast: Welcome To The Rock

“Welcome to the Rock!” is a behind the curtain peek at what it takes to get a show from a seed of an idea all the way to a Broadway hit.
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Kickstart 2021: A series of virtual events supporting the Entertainment & Live Events Industry
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Kickstart 2021: A series of virtual events supporting the Entertainment & Live Events Industry

Pour yourself a coffee—or even a glass of wine—as we exchange support and advice in a relaxed, safe environment
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Guest Blog: Using casting websites
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Guest Blog: Using casting websites

Compiled by the team behind Surviving Actors, the industry trade show where actors have the chance to meet exhibitors from around the world.
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5 of the most confusing tax rules
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5 of the most confusing tax rules

The toughest and most confusing bits of HMRC’s tax rules explained
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It’s Tax Time – 3 things to do today
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It’s Tax Time – 3 things to do today

As you lay on the couch, drifting in and out of consciousness during these dark and rainy days, you inevitably...
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It’s been a sh*tstorm… let’s make sure next year isn’t.
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It’s been a sh*tstorm… let’s make sure next year isn’t.

There’s no easy way to put it, and we are all living it – this year has been monumental, especially...
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Christmas – a time to reflect but also to rejoice
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Christmas – a time to reflect but also to rejoice

We're celebrating Christmas and the drawing to an end of a tumultuous year (off you go 2020) with a trip...
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Filming During a Global Pandemic
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Filming During a Global Pandemic

Curtain Call's co-founder, John Schwab, has recently begun filming in Prague, and reflects on one of the safest sets he...
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10 of the best: Tom Stoppard quotes
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10 of the best: Tom Stoppard quotes

His glittering career includes over 30 plays, from his 1966 breakthrough Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead to his most recent...
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10 tips for Theatre Design Graduates
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10 tips for Theatre Design Graduates

What do I do when I finish my studies? How do I get my first job? What type of work should...
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10 of the best: Theatre superstitions
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10 of the best: Theatre superstitions

You can't work in the theatre industry for long without encountering one of these long-held superstitions 1. 'Break a leg'...
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Everyone working in theatre deserves proper credit
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Everyone working in theatre deserves proper credit

Curtain Call's co-founders on why everyone working in theatre deserves to take a bow In a previously published article, The Stage asked...
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6 tips for learning lines
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6 tips for learning lines

Learning lines is the bread and butter of any actor, and the question 'how do you learn them?' is among...
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Startup culture can learn a lot from live theatre
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Startup culture can learn a lot from live theatre

It is all about collaboration, communication and rehearsals.
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Trust Me…We’ll Be Fine
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Trust Me…We’ll Be Fine

The return of musicals to the West End was a welcome distraction from "doom and gloom" news reports of the...
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#WeMakeEvents Global Photo Gallery
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#WeMakeEvents Global Photo Gallery

On Wednesday 30 September, hundreds of thousands of events professionals from around the world took part in a series of...
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We Stand As One
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We Stand As One

Freelancers and companies in the events industry from over 27 countries will stand as one in a global day of...
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It’s Time for a change
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It’s Time for a change

We are at a once in a century moment.  This year has highlighted long-term trends and systemic issues within our...
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5 life hacks from skateboarding we could all use
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5 life hacks from skateboarding we could all use

Being freelance is difficult – it takes perseverance, creativity, self belief and innovation. So does skateboarding, so let's learn from...
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