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Friday, August 28, 2009

No, you bitches, I will NOT work for you! SI SE PUEDE!

Just got this note from my union...

AFTRA Members:Do Not Work Notice for Non-Equity Production

Actor's Equity Alert: THRILLER LIVE

Producer: Paul Walden & Derek Nicol for Flying Music, Adrian Grant for Key Concerts Members of AFTRA, AEA, AGMA, AGVA, SAG and Guild of Italian American Actors (GIAA) are advised that Actors' Equity Association does NOT have a contract for this production. AFTRA, AEA, AGMA, AGVA, SAG and GIAA members may NOT accept employment in this production without an Equity contract.If you are approached about employment on this show, please contact Flora Stamatiades, AEA National Director, Organizing and Special Projects at 212.XXXXXXX, extension 419, or by email at...

AFTRA, AEA, AGMA, AGVA, SAG and GIAA are all members of the Associated Actors and Artistes of America (4As). Because of this we recognize, respect and support each others’ efforts to organize and negotiate fair and equitable contracts. Article XXXI of the AFTRA Constitution prohibits AFTRA members from accepting employment in non-Equity productions and productions that do not have a valid contract with the relevant 4As union.

So... NO. I will NOT work for you broadway MOFOS. You better man the eff up and share the wealth with our UNION you mofos... WE THE PEOPLE! SI SE PUEDE!

NO. I DO NOT WANT YOUR $2.4 MILLION TO DO THIS PRODUCTION. I DON'T CARE.

ONE LOVE IN SOLIDARITY DAMMIT!

Ingloriously yours,

-tk.