IATSE Renew Pact with Arizona Opera Company

IATSE Announces Agreement with NETworks

IATSE Local 415 renewed their contract for representation with Arizona Opera Company, it was announced by Thomas C. Short, International President. The three-year agreement covers 40 employees at the Tucson-based Opera House.

The agreement achieved gains for union members that include a four percent increases during each year of the agreement, the Addition of Martin Luther King Day to the list of recognized holidays, the company agreed to dues check-off for work dues, and parity with other unions with regards to travel allowance and per diem. In addition, the travel allowance increased from $40/day to $50/day and the per diem increased from $30/day to $33/day.

International Representative Jamie Fry headed up the negotiation team along with the President and Business Representative of Local 415.

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The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees or IATSE (full name: International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada), is a labor union representing over 170,000 technicians, artisans and craftspersons in the entertainment industry, including live events, motion picture and television production, broadcast, and trade shows in the United States and Canada.

For more information please contact:
General: comms@iatse.net
Press: press@iatse.net


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