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Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Stravinsky

Celebrating Sir Andrew Davis, from Mozart to Strav

  Date:  May 16, 2021 Venue: Lyric Opera -

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TWU Local 769 – May Membership Meeting

TWU Local 769 – May Membership Meeting

    You are invited to a Zoom meeting.   When:  May 11, 2021  - 7:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Topic:  IATSE LOCAL 769 - May 2021 Virtual Membership Meeting Register in advance for this webinar:   https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RvBOg9quRCWavF4wcc0l5Q   After

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IATSE Weekly Newsletter 5/7/2021

IATSE Weekly Newsletter 5/7/2021

IATSE Weekly Newsletter 5/7/2021 May 7, 2021     ACWU IATSE B778 AND THE CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY REACH FIRST AGREEMENT   The Arts and Cultural Workers Union (ACWU) IATSE B-778 and the Contemporary Art Gallery (CAG) have successfully concluded bargaining their first collective agreement. Workers at CAG voted to

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A Banner Year for Film and TV in Chicago

A Banner Year for Film and TV in Chicago

A Banner Year for Film and TV in Chicago   Marc Vitali | May 6, 2021 9:16 pm A Banner Year for Film and TV in Chicago | Chicago News | WTTW   After a big downturn last year, film and TV production in Chicago is looking up. Later this month "The Chi" returns to Showtime for its fourth season. Add to

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Campaign for $500M for arts & culture

Campaign for $500M for arts & culture

  This is the last month of the legislative session here in Illinois, which means a lot of important decisions will be made in the next 3-4 weeks. We’ve partnered with a coalition of leaders from across Illinois to create the Illinois Creative Future Fund campaign. We're asking for $500 million for arts and culture. We need your

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AIDS Walks & LGBTQ+ Stories

AIDS Walks & LGBTQ+ Stories

      AIDS Walks One of the IATSE's pillars includes safety, and that includes all types of worker's safety. Therefore, we are participating in this year's virtual AIDS Walk in both the U.S. and Canada. We know that the last year has been tough, and that not everyone is in a position to donate, but we wanted to proceed for those

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IATSE Road Show 5/21:  Why Unions Matter

IATSE Road Show 5/21: Why Unions Matter

      Please see the below flyer for the upcoming webinar hosted by the Education and Training Department:     Click here to register   In solidarity, IATSE Education and Training

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Add your name to support working families

Add your name to support working families

        Bottom Line Up Front The American Families Plan will make it easier for working people to care for our loved ones. It invests and builds better infrastructure for child care, education and paid leave. Add your name to support

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URGENT: ACTION REQUIRED TO CONTINUE HEALTH COVERAGE AFTER MAY 31, 2021

URGENT: ACTION REQUIRED TO CONTINUE HEALTH COVERAG

5 May 2021   YOU MUST TAKE PROMPT ACTION OR YOUR HEALTH COVERAGE FROM THE IATSE NATIONAL HEALTH & WELFARE FUND WILL END ON MAY 31, 2021*   CHANGE TO HEALTH FUND “RELIEF” AS OF MAY 31, 2021: The vast majority of Fund participants are likely eligible for the recent 100% COBRA subsidy provided by the federal government as part

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Broadway Resumes Ticket Sales …

Broadway Resumes Ticket Sales …

Broadway Resumes Ticket Sales Aiming for Fall Comeback #NothingBeatsBroadway   New York, NY – May 5, 2021 – With guidance from Governor Andrew Cuomo, based on current health trends and subject to continuing improvement of public health and vaccination rates, as well as the state’s final approval of each theatre operator’s health

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