Example Content

A quick preview of the type of content available to members

Example Podcasts

We create and commission podcasts that shine a light on challenging aspects of working in the Industry, alongside celebrating performers who inspire others and have a story to tell.

Episode: Intimacy & Nudity on Film & Stage
Title: An Interview with Jude Kelly
Description: Former artistic director of the Southbank Centre, Jude has directed in excess of 100 productions. We really can’t think of anyone more qualified to share their thoughts on intimate scenes and the role of the Director.
Episode: Body Image
Title: Shaping Up – Exploring the subject of body image
Description: Join Charlie from Samwell as he speaks to fellow actor and friend, Joe, about the topic of body image, and when Joe first realised that he was struggling with this issue as a performer. 

Example Articles

We produce and commission expert articles alongside personal stories on the latest industry news, views and topics that matter to performers.

Episode: Intimacy & Nudity onFilm & Stage
Title: Playing Intimate Scenes & Your Wellbeing
Description: Actor/Director, Lorna Nickson Brown shares her views on safe practice during intimate scenes with the intention of maintaining the positive mental well-being of all involved. 
Episode: Starting Out
Title: Ask the Agent
Description: Haven’t got an Agent? Well, don’t despair. Get the lowdown from Mildred on representing yourself to the best of your ability.


We organise content into separate episodes so that relevant articles, podcasts, activities, events and courses are grouped together and can be easily accessed. Subject matter for the episodes will evolve and grow based on the wants and needs of the community/our members.

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