TITLE

The Naked Truth: Rules for Onstage Nudity

AUTHOR(S)
Mcguire, Mitchell
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Back Stage East;10/18/2007, Vol. 48 Issue 42, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the agreements set by the Actors' Equity Association regarding nudity on stage and in films. Senior business representative Rick Berg said that the overriding purpose is to allow actors to appear nude on stage without being sexually exploited or abused. Some Equity contracts, such as the LORT Agreement, refer to Equity Council rulings regarding nudity that producers must abide by. The Off-Broadway Agreement lists the rules regarding nudity at interviews and auditions.
ACCESSION #
27254580

 

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