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Release: Dec. 2, 1999

Stagehands, Hancher reach temporary agreement

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 690 and Hancher Auditorium have reached a temporary agreement to allow the stagehands to return to work at Hancher and to provide for further discussions.

Local 690 and Hancher reached an agreement about daily overtime pay for the remainder of the current Hancher season. Members of Local 690 will return to work for the Broadway musical "Cats," which begins the second week of December.