You guys, I did it: I joined the Actors’ Equity Association! Here’s why I decided now was the right time, and details on the timeline/process for joining.
Kathryn Burns Continues to Advocate for Hollywood Choreographers as President of the New Choreographers Guild
While Kathryn Burns’ resumé tells the story of an extensive choreographic career, you don’t always know you’re watching her work when you see it. That’s because choreographers working in television and movies often don’t receive appropriate credit, as they are usually the only non-unionized creative leads on set.
There’s a new path to union benefits and protections for dancers who earn money on social media. During a virtual meeting on February 6, the Screen Actors Guild–American Federation of Television and Radio Artists’ national board voted to adopt its first-ever agreement for influencers—personalities and performers paid to promote products and services on networks like […]
You’d think the Paris Opéra Ballet would be in damage-control mode after a leaked dancers’ survey, in April, brought up worrying reports of harassment and mismanagement. But instead of addressing these issues internally, the French company is suing one of its own dancers in order to strip him of his union representative status and subsequently […]