International Festivals Pledge To Achieve Gender Equality In Festival Lineups
27 February 2018
As part of an initiative called Keychain, talent development body PRS Foundation has committed itself to achieving a 50/50 gender balance in festival lineups, by 2022- joined by other festivals and conferences who strive to achieve the same.
PRS Foundation CEO, Vanessa Reed commented on the low percentage of female acts making it to festival lineups, simultaneously, pledging to double that number in a five year timeframe.
The full list of festivals who have signed the petition as part of Keychain, can be found here.