Org gets contributions for health and welfare, annuity benefits

The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical & Stage Employees has organized the road crew employed with the touring company of Big League Theatricals’ production of “The Music Man.”

The IA received voluntary recognition from Big League and has reached an agreement including employer contributions for health and welfare along with annuity benefits. The union reps 13 members of the crew, including stagehands, makeup artists, hairstylists and wardrobe personnel.

“The Music Man” will tour from October to August. IA rep Ron Lynch spearheaded the organizing effort.

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