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The Industry Conversation Around 10 out of 12s

As you may have noticed, many members of the theatre community have begun speaking out regarding 10 out of 12s, and sharing a related graphic on social media. There is much to discuss about this complex and nuanced issue, which impacts theatremakers throughout the industry. We therefore want to ensure that dramatists are able to be informed and active participants in this conversation. What are 10 out of 12s? The term “10 out of 12” refers to an Actors...
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Webinar: Steps You Can Take Toward Fostering Meaningful Diversity in a Production Process

Discover the steps you can take towards fostering meaningful diversity in a production process! We're excited to present a series of webinars in tandem with the release of our new Inclusion Rider. As part of our commitment to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive, accessible, and anti-racist industry, the Guild has crafted this Inclusion Rider as a resource to support all dramatists and producers who have a desire to exercise these principles in the hiring of personnel involved...
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Webinar: How to Present and Defend the Inclusion Rider

We're excited to present a series of webinars in tandem with the release of our new Inclusion Rider. As part of our commitment to fostering a diverse, equitable, inclusive, accessible, and anti-racist industry, the Guild has crafted this Inclusion Rider as a resource to support all dramatists and producers who have a desire to exercise these principles in the hiring of personnel involved in their productions. Learn more...
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How to use the new DG Inclusion Rider

The Dramatists Guild Inclusion Rider, the first of its kind, is a tool for DG members who choose to use it to advocate for full inclusion in the hiring of personnel in productions of their plays and musicals at theatres of any size, in any location. We’re also rolling out a series of webinars to show you what we mean, and to help you understand how you might choose to implement this living document into your negotiations with producers.     The Dramatists Guild...