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50:50 QUEST FOR GEQUALITY (2010 2015)     

50:50 QUEST FOR GEQUALITY (2010 2015) A catalytic project aiming to unite the theatre industry in a pro-active & permanent redress of gender-balance in dance, drama & dramaturgy (UK & ROI)

INVITATION TO PROJECT DEVELOPMENT MEETINGS(Aberystwyth & Cardiff)

Artistic & Freelance Directors, Producers, Choreographers & Playwrights, are warmly invited to participate in discussion with other industry professionals, about the ongoing problem of gender-imbalance on stage, and the urgent need for recognition by the industry of its responsibility for full and fair representation of both genders in both dance and drama

Two development meetings wiil be held at:

ABERYSTWYTH ARTS CENTRE
The Chapel Penglais
Aberystwyth
SY23 3DE
Wednesday 13th May at 11am

CHAPTER ARTS CENTRE
Market Road
Canton
Cardiff
CF5 1QE
Thursday 14th May at 11am

These meetings will include a presentation, outlining the Fifty-Fifty Group’s proposals for strategic initiatives, and the Group’s aim to inspire a rapid and permanent adoption and implementation of GEQUALITY POLICY throughout the industry (UK & ROI) by the year 2015. (More info available on request).

We hope that you share our concern, and recognition of our collective duty to society, as a cultural artform & educational industry; as well as a desire to set an example in representative employment practice. Please let us know whether you, or a representative of your organisation will be attending one of these meetings – so that we can gauge numbers in advance. If you are unable to attend, we’d value your opinions, and welcome your written (or financial) support, in furtherance of our aims.

Helen Alexander
Project Director
+44 (0)208543 4085 / 07876 128 418
fiftyfiftywales@ymail.com

 
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