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BBC to train & showcase disabled actors

The BBC today launched a nationwide search, training and showcase opportunity for disabled actors. The development programme, which is called Class Act: A Nationwide Search And Skill Factory, comes as part of the BBC’s ambition to support and raise the profile of disabled actors. Participants will be tutored in audition and camera technique, acting and business skills, script… Read More »

Millennial creatives want a collaborative BBC

Millennial creatives want an open, transparent and more collaborative BBC to ensure that Britain’s digital media industries continue to innovate and grow at the unprecedented rate of recent years. This was the conclusion from the ‘Millennials and the Media’ roundtable discussion hosted by Diversity UK, in association with Telefonica, on Thursday 1st October 2015 in London. The new… Read More »

Creative Industries Federation debates future of the BBC

The Creative Industries Federation hosted a series of policy seminars on the BBC’s role in the creative industries in September 2015. The seminars, presented in partnership with the BBC Trust, took place in Manchester, Birmingham and London. At the London seminar on 23rd September 2015, hosted at King’s College London, BBC Director General Tony Hall and BBC Trust… Read More »