Jason Klarwein appointed MEAA Equity president

October 20, 2020 #MEAAEquity

The MEAA Board has appointed actor, director and producer Jason Klarwein as federal president of Equity until elections in mid-2021.

Jason has worked nationally and internationally with Australia’s leading theatre companies and has been the artistic director of Grin and Tonic since 2011. The Queensland-based theatre company delivers critically-acclaimed mainstage productions, as well as workshops to over 60,000 school students per ...

Farewell to Chloe Dallimore, a fearless leader and tireless champion of performers

October 15, 2020 #MEAAEquity

Tributes have flowed in for Chloe Dallimore following her decision to stand down as federal president of MEAA Equity after six years in the role.

It’s time for action on streaming services

October 1, 2020 #MakeItAustralian #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity

The federal government has failed Australian audiences and creative workers again by slashing Australian drama and kids’ requirements for commercial broadcasters, and doing nothing to guarantee new Australian stories on streaming companies like Netflix.

No opera without us

September 14, 2020 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS #MEAAEquity Featured News

Imagine an opera house without an opera company to perform in it.

Meet the costume maker from Australia’s top films

August 20, 2020 #MEAACrew

A proud MEAA member since 1985, Julie Bryant’s impressive list of credits span Australian theatre, live shows and films including The Great Gatsby, Bran Nue Dae, Moulin Rouge, Australia, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men No Tales, The Quiet American, Peter Pan, Catwoman and Superman Returns. Julie recently received an honorary MEAA membership.

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The screen industry is ready to get back to work and contribute to the economic recovery. But government policies are holding us back.