Fairness Rocks News COVID Vaccines Mandated for Broadway Workforce in New Actors’ Equity and Broadway League Deal


Fairness Rocks News COVID Vaccines Mandated for Broadway Workforce in New Actors’ Equity and Broadway League Deal

Home Industry News COVID Vaccines Mandated for Broadway Workforce in New Actors’ Equity and Broadway League Deal

Author: Abbey White

Date: July 29, 2021

Original Source: The Hollywood Reporter

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COVID Vaccines Mandated for Broadway Workforce in New Actors’ Equity and Broadway League Deal

A new agreement on Broadway safety protocols from the Actors’ Equity Association and the Broadway League mandates that theater workers be vaccinated.

The deal, which was announced Thursday, requires vaccination among theaters’ workforce, with an exception for workers who can’t be vaccinated for several reasons, including their age or risks to their health. In addition to vaccinations, there will be weekly COVID testing for employees and venues will be required to have improved HVAC standards. The deal also allows for modifications to the protocols for individual shows or locations where necessary.

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