Survey findings confirm digital journalists are falling behind

July 18, 2016 #MEAAMedia

Early results from MEAA’s digital media survey reveal that online journalists are overworked and miss out on compensation, compared to those who work in print.

Spotlight on Kimberley Ellis

July 15, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS

Cinema duty manager and proud MEAA member Kimberley Ellis describes her role at Greater Union as like “spinning plates”. She chats to us about why she loves her role and why she feels so strongly about supporting unions.

Ten top tips – Miranda Harcourt

July 14, 2016 #MEAAEquity

World-renowned acting coach Miranda Harcourt shares her tips for preparing for a screen supporting role or guest role.

Spotlight on Maggie Mann

July 11, 2016 #MEAACrew #MEAAECS

Maggie Mann works in ticketing at the Perth Theatre Trust. Through her deep love of the arts she is able to provide the best service and advice to her customers. She chats to MEAA about her role, keeping up to date with performances and events around the country, and why she feels it’s important to be a MEAA member. 

Landmark new deal gets the green light from Aussie actors

July 8, 2016 #MEAAEquity

Australian performers have overwhelmingly backed bringing their rights and residuals into the 21st century.

More than 98.5 per cent of Equity members who participated in a recent online vote are in favour of the new Australian Television Repeats and Residuals Agreement (ATRRA).