Sunday, December 09, 2007
With a 23% increase in wages, according to NY1, Local One of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (I.A.T.S.E.) has voted overwhelmingly in favor of its new five year contract with The League of American Theatres and Producers.
But in case you think all of Broadway's labor woes are behind us now that the stagehands are happy, think again. Apparently the most visible aspect of the Great White Way -- the actors -- may be next in less than six months (hat tip to The Playgoer, who also details some of the various surprising nuances of the stagehands' deal).
This is Steve On Broadway (SOB).
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What The League And Local One Are Saying (November 29, 2007)
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Strike By The Numbers (November 13, 2007)
STRIKE! (November 9, 2007)
Before The Holidays Strike? (September 25, 2007)
Thanks, Mel! (July 6, 2007)