Eye 3 Yellow 3d 2 new logo Philly_KYW_new Philly_94WIP_new CBS Sports Radio 610 Philly_WPHT_new

Merriam Theatre

(Kimmel Center CEO Anne Ewers, holding flowers, and IATSE Local 8 head Michael Barnes, at microphone, are flanked by union members at today's announcement outside the Kimmel Center.    Credit: John McDevitt)

New Labor Contract For Stagehands, Ushers at Kimmel Center, Academy of Music

The union representing about a thousand theatre stagehands and other workers have reached a tentative contract deal with the Kimmel Center and its managed venues in center city Philadelphia.

10/14/2011

(File photo)

Local Chapter Of IATSE Strikes, Kimmel, Academy, Merriam Shows Canceled

The local chapter of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees are striking and a Kimmel Center spokesperson says all of Saturday’s shows are canceled at the Kimmel Center, Merriam Theatre and the Academy of Music.

10/01/2011

(File photo)

Local Theater Workers Union Headed For A Shut Down

An impending strike by the local theatrer workers union could shut down productions at the Kimmel Center, Merriam Theatre and the Academy of Music.

09/30/2011