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February 16, 2024

American Ballet Theatre Reaches a Tenative Collaborative Agreement with Dancers and Stage Managers

NEW YORK, NY – American Ballet Theatre (ABT) is delighted to announce a tenative agreement with the American Guild of Musical Artists, representative of its artists, indicative of a new chapter in artist support and excellence.

Susan Jaffe, Artistic Director, stated, “This agreement is a testament to our shared commitment to the art of ballet and to each other. It represents a significant investment in our artists and sets a new standard for support and recognition in our company.”

The agreement, arrived at after months of negotiations in a challenging economic environment, ensures improved remuneration and working conditions, in line with ABT’s dedication to its artists.

Jaffe added, “As we celebrate this momentous achievement, we look forward to continuing to push the boundaries of artistic expression and inspire audiences around the world.”


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