The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists & Allied Crafts of the United States, its Territories and Canada is best known as the I.A.T.S.E., but is often shortened to simply I.A. We have skilled Members in the areas of:
Skilled Stage Labour
Our Local represents the many fine Craftspeople, Technicians, and Front of House personnel in the theatre and entertainment industry.
IATSE Local 168 was originally chartered in the early 1900’s to provide stage labour at the Royal Theatre. IATSE Local 168 has since been rechartered to include projectionists and Front of House workers and continues to grow both in its membership and venue affiliations.
Our jurisdictions include Stage, FOH, and Projection for Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.
IATSE Local 168 maintains working relationships with:
- Royal & McPherson Theatres Society
- Cowichan Valley Regional District
- Tidemark Theatre
- Pacific Opera Victoria
- Christie Lites Vancouver
- Medico Vancouver
- Pacific Audio Works
- Concert Works Canada Ltd
- University of Victoria / UVic Student’s Society
- Live Nation
- Local 891
- Local 118