Equiflash Archive



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Date Title
1/10/2022 RRSP Funds on Hold
12/31/2021 Bylaw Update – December 2021
12/31/2021 Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Now Open For Applications
12/17/2021 e-Drive Closed for the Holidays
12/14/2021 Federal Government Commits to Support for Live Performance Artists
12/14/2021 ITA COVID-19 Addendums updated
12/14/2021 CTA COVID-19 Addendum Updated
12/13/2021 Member Resolution at NAGM
12/13/2021 Equity Members’ New Insurance Plan
12/9/2021 Federal Support Programs for COVID-19 Survey Results
12/7/2021 Equity's Agreement Negotiations & Engagement Policies Under Review in 2022
12/6/2021 Equity – Second City Agreement Ratified
12/6/2021 Bylaws Update - November 2021
12/2/2021 Thank you for participating in the Council Focus Survey!
11/24/2021 2021 Equity offices holiday closure
11/23/2021 Ratification of 2022 ESCA Extension underway
11/17/2021 Help Modernize EI Benefits for Gig Workers (Survey Extended to November 19)
11/16/2021 Final Reminder: Last day to come into good standing to vote is tomorrow, November 17
11/9/2021 Equity Council Elections: Vote now!
11/9/2021 Bylaw update – October 2021
11/3/2021 Announcing updated Artists' Collective Policy and Festival Policy
10/26/2021 Equity congratulates Pablo Rodríguez on his appointment as new Canadian Heritage Minister
10/21/2021 Update on Federal Government Support Benefits
10/21/2021 Materials and Videos from Equity's 2021 National AGM
10/18/2021 Changes Coming to Equity's Insurance Plan
10/18/2021 Reminder Equity's National AGM is today (October 18, 2021)
10/9/2021 International Stage Management Day is October 10, 2021
10/8/2021 Equity Updates its COVID-19 Workplace Guidelines & Protocols
10/1/2021 Preamble (A) in Article 63:00 (Stage Managers) of the ITA
10/1/2021 Have You Registered for Equity's National AGM?
9/29/2021 September 30, National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada
9/27/2021 Equity Announces Senior Staffing Changes
9/16/2021 2021-2022 VOA Ratified by Membership
9/14/2021 Advocacy Alert: Arts & Culture Platforms for Federal Election 2021
9/8/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
9/1/2021 Nominations for the November 2021 Equity Council Election Are Now Open
8/30/2021 Advocacy Alert: Federal Election 2021
8/26/2021 Share Your Opinions on Gig Workers and EI Benefits
8/24/2021 Equity's Position on COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements in the Workplace
8/16/2021 Federal Election on September 20
8/16/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
7/28/2021 2021-2022 Vancouver Opera Agreement (VOA) Negotiations Successfully Conclude & Ratification Commences
7/7/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
7/7/2021 Updates to the Online Version of the 2021-2024 CTA Material Terms and Fee Booklet
6/23/2021 REMINDER: Equity Offices Closed June 28 to July 2, 2021
6/10/2021 Equity Offices Canada Day Closure
6/10/2021 Equity Advocacy Update - June 2021
6/4/2021 2021 SMArts VIRTUAL Conference - STILL TIME TO BOOK
6/2/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
6/2/2021 2021 COVID-19 Addendum to the Stratford Festival Addendum Ratified by Membership
5/28/2021 2021-2024 Independent Theatre Agreement Now Available
5/27/2021 Notice to Members Regarding Outcome of Recent Disciplinary Complaints
5/26/2021 2021 Stratford Festival COVID-19 Addendum Ratification Commences
5/25/2021 2020-2023 Royal Winnipeg Ballet Agreement Ratified by Membership
5/20/2021 Video Recording from the SM Focus Meeting and new SM Timesheets Now Available
5/18/2021 Equity's Physical Western Office is Closing May 31
5/17/2021 2021 SMArts VIRTUAL Conference - May 31 to June 8, 2021 - Registration Now OPEN!
5/13/2021 Western Office 1-877 Number Out of Service Today
5/13/2021 Ratification for the 2020-2023 Royal Winnipeg Ballet Agreement Commences
5/13/2021 Bystander Intervention Training Sessions Now Full
5/11/2021 Participate in the Canadian Artists and Content Creators Economic Survey
5/3/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
4/29/2021 Equity Bystander Intervention Training for Live Performance Settings
4/29/2021 CMHA Mental Health Week
4/28/2021 Equity Attends Virtual International Federation of Actors (FIA) Congress
4/28/2021 2021-2024 CTA is Now Available Online
4/27/2021 HAPPENING TODAY: Let’s Talk Council! - Member Information Session
4/26/2021 May Basic Dues Billing - Invoice/Receipt Hard Copy Delivery Delay
4/22/2021 Reminder to Register for ' Let’s Talk Council!' on April 28
4/19/2021 2021 Federal Budget Includes Continuation of Emergency Aid
4/19/2021 Tax Tips for Canadian Artists
4/14/2021 HAPPENING TODAY AT 6:30PM ET: Ontario Region Meeting
4/14/2021 Member Information Session - April 28 - Let’s Talk Council!
4/12/2021 HAPPENING TODAY at 3PM ET! Online Member Meeting - SM Focus
4/8/2021 Sign-up Reminder: Ontario Region Meeting - April 14
4/8/2021 Sign-up Now! Online Member Meeting - SM Focus - April 14
4/8/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
3/31/2021 Council President and Executive Director's Financial and Equity Staffing Update
3/30/2021 HAPPENING TODAY: 'Equity's Insurance Explained' Online Member Session
3/29/2021 Video Recording from 'Safer Workspaces' Member Session Now Available
3/25/2021 Save the Date: Ontario Region Meeting - April 14
3/24/2021 Online Member Meeting - Stage Management Focus - April 14
3/24/2021 World Theatre Day 2021
3/22/2021 Register for 'Equity's Insurance Explained' Online Member Session on March 31
3/17/2021 Need Guidance for your 2020 Taxes?
3/17/2021 HAPPENING TODAY at 7:00 p.m. ET: 'Safer Workspaces' information session
3/15/2021 Join Us This Wednesday for the 'Safer Workspaces' Information Session
3/15/2021 Updated CTA / ITA Fee Calculators and SM Timesheets
3/11/2021 Video Recordings from 'Effective Grassroots Lobbying' and 'HAVEN/LifeWorks Session' Now Available
3/9/2021 Notice of Member Expulsion following a Disciplinary Hearing
3/5/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
3/3/2021 Equity Advocacy Update - March 2021
3/3/2021 Upcoming Online Member Meetings
3/1/2021 2020 Official Receipts Now Available Online
2/26/2021 This Wednesday, March 3: Grassroots Lobbying Counts
2/25/2021 Register for 'Effective Grassroots Lobbying' on March 3 (Online via Zoom)
2/24/2021 Save the Date: Western Opera Regional Meeting - March 15, 2021
2/22/2021 Save the Date: March 3 - Online Members' Meeting - Grassroots Advocacy
2/19/2021 Update on Federal Government CRB and EI Income Support Benefits
2/9/2021 CERB Update: Some Self-Employed Canadians Won't Have to Repay CERB
2/9/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold
2/8/2021 Equity's Agreement Negotiations & Engagement Policies Under Review in 2021 - Updated
2/5/2021 Let’s Talk Budget 2021: Tell the Federal Government What Matters to You!
2/4/2021 Financial Update and a Virtual Western Office
2/3/2021 There Is Still Time to Make a Voluntary RRSP Contribution
2/1/2021 Save the Date: Alberta South Regional AGM on Monday, February 15, 2021
1/28/2021 Equity Welcomes Sharon DiGenova to Council
1/28/2021 e-Drive Archive and Subscribe Functions Temporarily Offline
1/27/2021 RRSP Funds on Hold - Do You Know Anyone On This List?