Membership in Equity makes you a part of the most distinguished body of professional Actors and Stage Managers in America. Members working under Equity contracts are entitled to a wide range of contract benefits, including minimum salaries, guaranteed safe and sanitary working conditions and other benefits. You also have access to affiliated organizations that provide services such as free tax assistance and a credit union.
Equity members can attend special Equity-only auditions. Members can vote for Councillors, participate in their contract negotiations and have a voice in their Union.
If you aspire to a career in the theatre - aspire to get your Equity card. The support system and network that Equity provides allows theatre artists the opportunity to enjoy a successful and self-sustaining career.