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Met AGMA Negotiating Committee Update

Published April 5, 2021   |  By Musical Artists  |  Post in All Areas

We hope you all had a restful weekend and a lovely start to April. Last week, we completed our eighth week of bargaining at the Met. Our work is far from done, and so, we are committed to continuing bargaining beyond the original eight-week period. Our eighth week was something special, as we made progress on Chorister, Extra-Chorister, and Dancer Proposals and presented our comprehensive Anti-Racism and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Proposals. We are happy to report that we have made groundbreaking progress on our Anti-racism and DEI proposals including: Expanded notification and access to auditionsAnti-racist training for all individuals working with ArtistsCreation of a Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Committee made up... Read More -->

AGMA Memo to Companies: Vaccinations are a Mandatory Subject of Bargaining

Published April 1, 2021   |  By Musical Artists  |  Post in All Areas

On Thursday, April 1, AGMA sent the following memo entitled "Vaccinations: A Mandatory Subject of Bargaining" to its signatory companies: TO:                  AGMA Signatory Companies FROM:            Leonard Egert, National Executive Director RE:                  Vaccinations: A Mandatory Subject of Bargaining DATE:            April 1, 2021 As COVID-19 vaccinations become more available for AGMA members and their employers, we write to notify our Si... Read More -->