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IATSE Calls on Members to Support Renewing The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund
Thursday, March 14, 2019
We need people from all across the country to urge their representatives to cosponsor the Never Forget the Heroes: Permanent Authorization of the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund Act (S. 546/H.R. 1327) to ensure that everyone affected by the attack
Steve Belsky and Fran O’Hern appointed Co-Directors of IATSE Broadcast Department
Monday, February 18, 2019
International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) President Matthew D. Loeb today appointed Steve Belsky and Fran O’Hern to be Co-Directors of the union’s Broadcast Department. They will take over from former Director Sandra England, who let the Department from its creation in 2012 until she retired this month.
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.