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Advocacy
We are collecting, and taking your concerns to government.
Resources
Browse our collection of resources and use them to get help.
Community
Let’s not forget who we are, and what brings us together.

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Brent Sandrock

Brent is a lighting and media designer who has worked throughout the entertainment industry for over 15 years. He spent time video directing tours, programming lights for concerts, corporates, and cruise ships, and shooting and editing custom content with his…

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Mike Maclean

Mike has been working 38 years in the live entertainment industry.Β  He is a proud member ofΒ  IATSE Local 357 and is theΒ Head Stage Electrician at Centre in the Square.Β  Currently, they are working a modified contract recording symphony concerts…

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Antony Kahil

Antony is from Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has been in the entertainment industry for 7 years. Working from general AV to lighting/video. Antony now lives in Toronto and freelances for various companies pre-covid. He currently does lighting and video for…

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Sabrina Mueller

Sabrina has an 18-year career in live events that has included both theatre and corporate events. She is currently the Operations Manager of the Pumphouse Theatres in Calgary and freelances as a Production Manager and Lighting Technician. The Pumphouse Theatres…

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Latest Resources:

Ontario
Posted 1 year ago

The Advocacy Centre for Tenants Ontario (ACTO) is a specialty community legal clinic with a provincial mandate to advance and protect the interests of low-income tenants. We specialize in housing issu…

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App
Canada, GTHA, Online, Ontario, Scarborough
Posted 1 year ago

Open the link in the browser on your phone, and “Add to home screen” from the share menu. You can also view/interact with it at this link on your desktop browser. Feel free to add resource…

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Canada, Online
Posted 1 year ago

IATSE C.A.R.E.S. (Coronavirus Active Response and Engagement Service) is a new initiative designed to provide support to our most at-risk, elderly, and/or disabled members during the COVID-19 cri…

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Canada, Online
Posted 1 year ago

This general safety workshop is designed specifically for the motion picture and television industry. Requirement to become an associate member with the Directors Guild of Canada as well as a permitte…

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The CERB supports Canadians by providing urgently needed financial support to employed and self-employed Canadians who have been directly affected by COVID-19. It provides a payment of $2,000 for a 4 …

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What is the Canada Emergency Response Benefit If you have lost income because of COVID-19, the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) will provide you with temporary income support. The CERB will pr…

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The Crew Nation fund is here to help support live music crews who have been directly impacted as shows are put on pause due to COVID-19. You can apply for financial assistance from the Crew Nation fun…

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Online
Posted 1 year ago

The educational content that I create will always remain free. By joining me on Patreon at a level that works for your budget, you help me to produce more resources to help grow our industry. All of m…

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Canada, Online
Posted 1 year ago

A Rapid Response Project of The Ryerson Social Media Lab – “Come for the misinformation, stay for the facts”

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Manitoba
Posted 1 year ago
Alberta, Canada
Posted 1 year ago

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