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Statement from President Loeb on Oscars telecast change
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
This week, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that four categories at this year's Academy Awards would be presented during commercial breaks, and would have only the speeches shown during the telecast, without listing the nominees or showing examples of the work. Today, IATSE International President Matthew D. Loeb released the following statement:
Allentown Symphony Stagehands Vote Yes For a Union
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Allentown Symphony Association stagehand employees voted unanimously to join in union with the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) Local 200. Working backstage at the Miller Symphony Hall, carpenters, electricians, properties, audio, and video technicians voted yes to collectively bargain the terms of their employment with their employer.
IATSE Broadcast Department Director Sandra England Retires
Thursday, February 7, 2019
Sandra England, the Director of the Broadcast Department of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), announced her retirement today. A replacement director has not yet been announced.
IATSE sends letter alerting Michelle Obama of labor dispute at Tacoma Dome
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Last week, the IATSE sent a letter to former First Lady Michelle Obama, to inform her about an ongoing labor dispute at one of the venues on her book tour. Rhino Staging provides labor at the Tacoma Dome, but fails to pay its workers local area standard rates, doesn't provide health care coverage or retirement benefits, and fails to provide a safe work environment.
IATSE joins forces with CWA Canada in fight for better working conditions for factual / reality TV workers
Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Two of Canada's top media and entertainment unions announced an innovative partnership today to improve working conditions and organize workers in factual/reality television.
IATSE Local 212 Wins Decision to Represent XA Stagehands
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
On January 11, the Alberta Labour Relations Board issued a certificate awarding representation of the Experience Ambassadors (aka XA) stagehands to IATSE Local 212. The application for certification was filed in the summer, during a concert for which Local 212 had supplied crew.