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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Non-Equity ‘Waitress’ Musical Tour Files for Union Recognition by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

In its first card campaign on a national tour in twenty years, Actors' Equity files with the NLRB to unionize 'Waitress.'

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 02:40PM
Thursday, March 10, 2022
Monday, February 28, 2022

Associate and Resident Directors and Choreographers Unionize with SDC by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Some associates were making less than minimum wage and had no healthcare, while others had benefits and made three thousand dollars a week.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 11:40AM
Monday, January 3, 2022

Mobilization Director of Actors’ Equity, Stefanie Frey, Talks Organizing Theater by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Frey told Observer, “The labor movement was becoming hot, so to speak, and members were really getting activated and needed a way to organize and funnel that energy.”

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 09:03AM
Friday, December 24, 2021

Remarks by Broadway League President Enrage Theatre Community by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Broadway has been roiled by controversy following contentious remarks made by Charlotte St. Martin, President of The Broadway League.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 01:14PM
Wednesday, December 22, 2021

No Total Lockdown for Broadway During Omicron Surge by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Gooen describes the Omicron spike coming with a new set of restrictions for Broadway, with increased vigilance during “mask up shifts” and some theaters now requiring PCR testing and vac…

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 10:53AM
Friday, August 13, 2021

Broadway Star Laura Osnes Allegedly Removed from Show for Vaccine Refusal by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Tony nominated star Laura Osnes has been booted from a performance after revealing to a castmate that she was not vaccinated.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 11:23AM
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Actors’ Equity Moves to Diversify Theatre by Opening Access to Membership by Annie Levin, Annie Levin

Actors’ Equity has opened its policy to grant membership to any theatre worker with experience in acting or stage managing in the US.

SOURCE: The New York Observer at 11:57AM

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