Interview: Hayley Cartwright

Hayley is an actor and voice artist, most recognisable as Hazel the Celebrant in 'Coronation Street', she is also co-founder of Theatre Company: The Lipstick Thespians and hosts a regular open mic variety night 'Tongue & Groove' in central Manchester. Hayley is also a local committee member for Equity and helps organise the annual pride participation.

IMUK chair Anthony and Hayley had a great chat about diversity challenges in roles and underrepresentation of female and minority opportunities, her work with Equity and Tongue and Groove!

You can view the Tongue & Groove pride special here: with details on how to donate to the LGBT Foundation here:

Links for all of the other things we discussed below


@haykate @EquityManc @chorltoncalling @LipstickThesp


@hayleycartwrightactor @EquityManc @chorltoncalling

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