CONTACT: STEVE PARROTT
5 Old Capitol
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-0552; fax (319) 335-0558
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.