Find out what Equity members are saying about Equity's BOLDEST project ever: THE EQUITY CENSUS.
So far, 2093 Members (or 37%) have participated, but our goal is 100%. Count yourself in!
Ratification information on the proposed changes to the 2015-2018 Canadian Theatre Agreement are now available in the Members Only Zone
Equity basic membership dues of $90.00 are invoiced on May 1, 2015. The three-month grace period following this billing ends JULY 31, 2015. A $10.00 overdue fee applies to any outstanding basic dues amount on or after August 1, 2015.
All Regular and Life Members of Equity including those on dues remission, in good standing and with an email address on file, have received a special email invitation to participate in Equity's BOLDEST project ever: THE EQUITY CENSUS.
Read all about The Equity Census – a ground-breaking demographic survey launching April 24, 2015
– how it will help Equity analyze the impact of age, culture and ethnicity, diverse ability and gender and sexual identity on members’ work opportunities and income.
Learn why your colleagues are letting Equity collect and store specific demographic data from the census to facilitate ongoing analysis of engagement and income earned.
The data gathered will be a powerful tool in collective bargaining for equitable representation of diversity onstage and in related hiring.
Also in this issue – find out the results from the recent safe and respectful workplaces survey and how Equity is helping to make your work environment safer.
Equity members are invited to meet with Executive Director Arden R. Ryshpan, Director of Business Rep. Services Keith Davidson, Business Representative Alistair Hepburn, local Council representatives and members of the CTA negotiating team (as available), for an update on proposed changes to 2015-2018 CTA and other issues of interest to members.
An ongoing journal of the doings and decisions of the board of the Canadian Actors' Equity Association.