Equity has issued an updated statement regarding the cancellation of Helen Lawrence at Festival TransAmériques. Please click below to continue reading.
An issue has arisen regarding the Canadian Stage tour of Helen Lawrence. The production was to tour to the Festival TransAmériques in Montreal, but has now been cancelled. Please click below to continue reading, and to read Executive Director Arden R. Ryshpan's statement.
Please be advised that increases to basic dues and working dues come into effect May 1, 2014 and May 5, 2014 respectively. Basic dues will be increased to $180 ($90 x 2) annually, and working dues will be increased to 2.25%.
Reports from Council President Allan Teichman and Executive Director Arden R. Ryshpan to the Equity membership are now available. Click here
The Council and Honours Committee of Canadian Actors' Equity Association held its biennial awards celebrating artistic excellence, philanthropy and community leadership on February 24, 2014. Click the photo to continue reading.
Voting for the 2014 Dues Referendum closed Thursday, February 20.
The Equity membership supported the proposed bylaw changes to implement an increase in the basic (annual) dues to $180 per year and to increase the working dues rate to 2.25%, with 71.9% voting in favour.
Equity members in good standing are invited to attend the Equity National AGM and Honours Awards Reception, on February 24th, 2014. For more information, please click the 'more' link below.
President Allan Teichman's regular blog entries share the doings of Council with the Equity membership.
Visit Council Connection
to learn more about the 2014 dues referendum that took place in February 2014.
How is working with child performers different from working with adults? Find out in this special ‘Child’s Play’ issue of EQ. In addition, the special double wrap cover provides important information on the upcoming Dues Referendum.