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No sponsored classes at this time. Check Technical Tools of the Trades' event calendar regularly.

Technical Tools of the Trade -Events

We have posted the minutes from the November General Meeting.
The time and location for the December General Meeting can be found "at-a-glance" on the Meeting Notice page in the Member Resources section.

General Meeting Minutes, Dispatch Rules, Constitution and Merger Document can be found on the Documents page in the Member Resources Section.


CURRENT JOB POSTINGS: Click on the link(s) below.

IATSE Local 13 has published our List of Purchaser and Venue Calendars. These Calendars are public, and available to everyone on the Referral List (members and non-members).

These Purchaser and Venue Calendars display future and completed Calls by each of IA13's Purchasers and Venues.
The List of these Purchaser and Venue Calendars can be found under the Union Links tab on this page.
In order to access these Calendars, you will need a Google (GMail) account.
When you provide us with your Gmail account, we will link it to your Personal Calendar that is a history of Calls you have worked on.
To access these Calendars, please send an email from your Google email address with your name and list number to: joan_pettis@iatse13.org or you can call the office, 612-379-7564.

The IATSE Local 13 2015 Referral Lists for Minneapolis and St. Paul have been posted on the Documents page and the Union Links page. Wardrobe lists will be posted at a later date. A copy will also be posted in the Union office.

Applications for the Referral List are available at Local 13's business office or call Joan to have one emailed to you, 612-379-7564. At this time, we are only accepting applications from people that have at least one year of experience in the industry or a college degree/certificate in a Stagehand related field.

According to the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 13 Dispatching Rules under "Rules of Placement", "Registration" and "Work Requirements" you must have a current address and phone number on file. "If an individual fails to update the above information they may be suspended from the working lists until updates are made." Contact Joan at joan_pettis@iatse13.org, office 612-379-7564 or by mail to: IATSE Local 13, 312 Central Ave SE #398, Minneapolis, MN 55414.


Welcome to IATSE Local 13!

The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Local 13 is the longest standing arts related organization in the Twin Cities metro area.

Chartered in January of 1894, I.A.T.S.E. Local 13 has proudly represented the interests of the men and women working behind the scenes of area theatres for 120 years.

In 1999, I.A.T.S.E. Local 13 was merged with I.A.T.S.E. Local 20 (originally chartered in July 1894 and representing the St. Paul Minnesota area) and I.A.T.S.E. Local 781 (originally chartered in November 1944 and representing the costume and wardrobe workers across the Twin Cities Metro area.)

I.A.T.S.E. Local 13 is committed to maintaining and improving working conditions
for the men and women who work behind the scenes of live theatrical and trade show events.

I.A.T.S.E. Local 13 is also committed to the ideals and benefits of trade unionism to improve the lives of members and the community as a whole.