Uk Theatre Agreement

This agreement excludes all musicians working under agreements between MU and opera and dance companies as well as in London`s West End, which is in accordance with the terms of the SOLT/MU agreement. This latest updated agreement came into force in April 2017 (updated in January 2019) The terms of this agreement are considered minimum conditions for musicians working in theatres in a part of the UK run by members of the UK Theatre or whose production director responsible for making the orchestra available is a member of the UK Theatre. This agreement applies to interpreters, sub-studies and stage management employed by managers funded by Arts Council England, Arts Council of Wales, Creative Scotland or the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. There is a separate agreement for work in the West End ( Authors of subcontractors and subcontractors in subsidized theatres. The UKT-MU agreement is available in PDF format and includes: Performers, Understudies and Stage Management for commercial theatre productions. There is a separate agreement for work in the West End ( Changes to the agreement with new terms of sale will come into effect on April 8, 2019. The updated agreement with all the changes is now available. If you have any questions about this, please contact us.

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