As of April 12 the minimum rates for hiring UK Equity fight directors have gone up by 3.5% over this time last year. This means that now a fight director working on an Equity agreement in theatre will make at least £76.10 a session. In the West End the minimum is now £116.65 a session. A session is of course up to three-and-a-half hours.
So that’s pretty good, right? Er… not sure actually. So what can we compare this to? The only other show biz union to have a register for fight directors is