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Broadway Cares / Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market

Sunday, September 30th was the 32nd Annual Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS Flea Market. Out of 58 tables, USA 829 came in as the eighth top table, earning $12,287.00

Babies in Tech - NY Times Article

"The question of how well — or poorly — the theater world accommodates child care has been talked about for years, and is closely bound up with the discussion of why women are so underrepresented as writers, directors, and designers at the industry’s highest, and highest-paying, levels."

California Wildfires: Relief for Affected IA Members

Financial relief is available for IATSE members affected by the fires through the Walsh/Di Tolla/Spivak Foundation. IATSE members in need of assistance should submit a written request to their local union.

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United Scenic Artists holds many different Collectively Bargained Agreements with employers in scenic shops, theatre, film, television, commercials, opera and dance. In Addition members work under a number of IATSE Agreements. Many complete agreements and up-to-date rate sheets are available for download, or upon request from the appropriate Union Business office.

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United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829, IATSE, founded in 1896, is a labor union and professional association of Designers, Artists, Craftspeople, and Department Coordinators, organized to protect craft standards, working conditions and wages for the entertainment and decorative arts industries. The members of Local USA 829 work in film, theatre, opera, ballet, television, industrial shows, commercials and exhibitions.

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Central Region Office, 111 N Wabash Suite 2107 Chicago, IL 60602


New York

Local 802 Musician's Hall, 322 W 48th St, New York, NY 10036


Financial Planning: Early-Mid Career Asset Building

The General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen, 20 W 44th St, New York, NY 10036

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