Welcome to the New CAEA.COM

  • New Site Equity's newly redesigned and improved website has now officially launched. If you already have www.caea.com bookmarked, no need to change anything to visit the new website. New features include a newly-designed DANCE/OPERA/THEATRE menu which will bring you directly to the discipline-oriented information you need.

  • 2018-2019 Stratford Addendum Ratified by Membership

  • Stratford Festival Recently negotiated changes to the 2018-2019 Stratford Festival Addendum to the CTA were ratified in a mail-in vote (only) concluding November 15, 2018. more…

  • Benefits and Fundraisers Survey

  • Benefits and FundraisersEquity is currently reviewing its guidelines governing member participation in Benefits and Fundraisers. A survey has been distributed to a random sample of Equity members. If you have received this survey, please consider completing it prior to the closing date: November 25, 2018.

  • 2018-2021 Equity Council Election results

  • Your Voice Your ChoiceCouncil election results (including voter turnout by region) and composition are available here. Election vote tallies are available here.

  • Canada Post Rotating Strikes

  • Council Focus SurveyMembers, please be advised that the current Canada Post rotating strikes may create postal disruptions in your area. To pay your basic dues online, log in and click 'Pay Equity Dues Online'. Click to find out about paying basic dues through tele-banking. Please direct any questions or concerns regarding payments to the National Office.

  • Updated D•O•T (Dance•Opera•Theatre) Policy Now Available Online

  • DOT An amended D•O•T (Dance•Opera•Theatre) Policy is now available including updated fee tables. The 2015-2018 D•O•T has been extended to Sunday, December 9, 2018. The extension was necessitated due to unforeseen re-scheduling of multiple dance and opera agreement negotiations and Equity's requirement to re-enter Canadian Theatre Agreement discussions / negotiations beginning Fall 2018. more…

  • Soulpepper Theatre Update

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    Media is reporting that the civil lawsuits against Equity member Albert Schultz and Soulpepper Theatre have been resolved outside of court.‎‎ more…

  • Letter to Mayor John Tory re: Lockout of IATSE 58 at Exhibition Place

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    Read Executive Director Arden R. Ryshpan's letter to Toronto Mayor John Tory regarding the lockout of members of IATSE Local 58 at Exhibition Place. more…

  • 2018-2019 CTA Renewal Ratified by Equity Membership

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    A one-year rollover of the current Canadian Theatre Agreement with a financial increase, as negotiated between Equity and the Professional Association of Canadian Theatres, was ratified by the eligible Equity membership. Financial increases will be in effect Monday, June 25, 2018 to June 23, 2019. more…

  • 2018-2019 CTA Ratification - Voting Now Open

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    PACT and Equity have negotiated a one-year rollover (2018-2019) of the current CTA with a financial increase. Proposed minimum fees and other monetary amounts are now available (members-only). Voting instructions have now been mailed to all eligible voters. Voting closes at 5:00 p.m. (PT) June 21. more…

  • Equity Honours Awards Reception

  • 2018-Honours-InviteEquity members are invited to Equity's biennial Honours Awards Reception on Monday, June 18, 2018. PLease note that our NEW VENUE is ARTSCAPE SANDBOX, 301 Adelaide St. West, Toronto. Join with fellow Equity members, Council and staff on June 18 to congratulate this year's award recipients.

  • Not In OUR Space!

  • Not in OUR Space! is a national anti-harassment and respectful workplace collaboration campaign developed by Equity which seeks to ensure healthy and productive working conditions for all professionals working in live performance across the country.

  • The Equity Census Final Report Released

  • The Equity Census Executive Summary and complete Final Report are available for download. more…