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06.06.2015

Actors and poverty, just who is to blame? The Green Room / Orla Barry

 

Stephen Spence - Equity UK, and Mary McColl - Actors'Equity US, were Orla Barry’s special guests to talk about why performers often struggle for payment and much more. Both in Dublin in the context of the FIA World Live Performance Conference held at Liberty Hall, Stephen and Mary offered a lively and international insight to contemporary challenges performers are facing and explained how their unions work and campaign to address these issues.

The Green Room is Ireland’s only culture radio show to focus on both national and international art and entertainment events, featuring A-List actors, directors and writers. Journalist Orla Barry brings you behind the scenes of popular culture with arts and movies interviews, and live music every Saturday night from 9 until 11pm.

LISTEN TO THE FULL INTERVIEW - Podcast