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M/08/18

UK Theatre / Equity Commercial Theatre Agreement 8-Show Rates for


2018-19
The minimum weekly salaries for 8-show weeks are as follows from 2 April 2018:

WEEKLY SALARY MINIMA 2 April 2018 – 7 April 2019


8 Show Weeks £
Tier A* (1,500 seats +)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 460.00
DSM 524.50
SM 584.00
C&SM 630.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 487.50
DSM 609.50
SM 682.50
C&SM 731.50
Tier A (500 – 1,499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 455.00
DSM 519.00
SM 578.00
C&SM 623.50
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 470.00
DSM 587.50
SM 658.00
C&SM 705.00
Tier B (250 - 499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 430.00
DSM 490.00
SM 546.00
C&SM 589.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 450.00
DSM 562.50
SM 630.00
C&SM 675.00
Tier C (0 – 249 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 360.00
DSM 410.50
SM 457.00
C&SM 493.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 360.00
DSM 450.00
SM 504.00
C&SM 540.00

Note that:
• To qualify for Tier A*, 60% of a tour must be performing in theatres of more than 1,500 seats
• Capacity relates to tickets on sale, not seating capacity of theatre
• 60% relates to number of performing weeks, not the number of venues on the tour
• There is no prior requirement to let Equity know of tier decision
• Overseas touring venues do not change capacities
M/08/18

UK Theatre / Equity Commercial Theatre Agreement 12-Show


Rates for 2018-19
The minimum weekly salaries for 12-show weeks are as follows from 2 April 2018:

WEEKLY SALARY MINIMA 2 April 2018 – 7 April 2019


12 Show Weeks £
Tier A* (1,500 seats +)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 460.00
DSM 524.50
SM 584.00
C&SM 630.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 536.50
DSM 670.50
SM 751.00
C&SM 804.50
Tier A (500 – 1,499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 455.00
DSM 519.00
SM 578.00
C&SM 623.50
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 517.00
DSM 646.50
SM 724.00
C&SM 775.50
Tier B (250 - 499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 430.00
DSM 490.00
SM 546.00
C&SM 589.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 495.00
DSM 619.00
SM 693.00
C&SM 742.50
Tier C (0 – 249 seats)
Rehearsal Minima
Performer / ASM 360.00
DSM 410.50
SM 457.00
C&SM 493.00
Performance Minima
Performer / ASM 396.00
DSM 495.00
SM 554.50
C&SM 594.00

Note that:
• To qualify for Tier A*, 60% of a tour must be performing in theatres of more than 1,500 seats
• Capacity relates to tickets on sale, not seating capacity of theatre
• 60% relates to number of performing weeks, not the number of venues on the tour
• There is no prior requirement to let Equity know of tier decision
• Overseas touring venues do not change capacities
M/12/18

UK Theatre / Equity Actor-Musician Rates for 2018-19


The minimum weekly salaries for Actor-Musicians are as follows from 2 April 2018:

ACTOR-MUSICIANS

WEEKLY SALARY MINIMA 2 April 2018 – 7 April 2019


8 Show Weeks £
Tier A* (1,500 seats +)
Rehearsal Minima £532.30
Playing up to 2 instruments £604.60
Playing 3 or more instruments £665.06
Tier A (500 – 1,499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima £529.80
Playing up to 2 instruments £604.60
Playing 3 or more instruments £665.06
Tier B (250 - 499 seats)
Rehearsal Minima £517.30
Playing up to 2 instruments £604.60
Playing 3 or more instruments £665.06
Tier C (0 – 249 seats)
Rehearsal Minima £482.30
Playing up to 2 instruments £604.60
Playing 3 or more instruments £665.06
Understudying
Where an Artist is paid as an Actor but covers an
Actor-Musician:
£22.67
Responsibility payment (Paid per role, per week)

Performance Payment Cannot be less that the difference between the cover's
basic pro- rated per performance and the appropriate
Actor-Musician minimum pro-rated per
performance.

Where an Actor-Musician is covering another Actor understudy payments apply (other than
Actor-Musician incidental and minor covering)
M/08/18

UK Theatre / Equity Commercial Theatre Agreement


Additional Payments for 2018-19
The minimum Additional Payments are as follows from 2 April 2018:

OTHER 2 April 2018 – 7 April 2019


£
Subsistence 150.00
Touring Allowance 250.00
Daily Touring Allowance 47.45
Understudy Responsibility Per role, 16.89
Payment per week
Understudy Performance Per role, 25.29
Payment per week
Understudy Performance ceiling 75.89
Payment
Swing Dancer 21.10
Dance Captain 37.95
Flying 47.22
Mileage Allowance as needed 0.48p per mile

Ceiling Salaries
Tier A* 731.25
Tier A 705.00
Tier B 675.00
Tier C 540.00