Craft 1

Stagehands

The Stagehand Craft is composed of all the skilled technicians you need to install, operate, and maintain the largest of production show. We have been the primary labor for the instillation of almost every permanent theater in Las Vegas. We are the one stop for all your skilled labor needs that encompasses a cabaret or theatrical venue.

Craft 2

Audio/Visual and Projection

Specializing in the planning, producing, and executing complex presentations and business theater events that require cutting edge technology, the referents of the Audio/Video Technicians and Projectionists craft are the most highly skilled technicians in Las Vegas. Local 720 deals with all phases of production smoothly and professionally and are prepared for any sized event with hundreds of technicians available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. With our labor force it doesn't matter if it is a small business meeting, a large general session with a spectacular theatrical event and several breakouts, an open convention hall, or anything in between, no event is too big or too small.

Craft 3

Film and Telivision

Whether you're shooting a commercial or a full length feature, Las Vegas represents the finest professional technicians in southern Nevada. Our valley offers many diverse locations such as majestic Lake Mead, pine-covered Mt. Charleston, vast desert stretches with the brilliance of Valley of Fire and Red Rock Canyon, the massive Sand Dunes in Armargosa, the western town of Bonnie Springs as well as the glittering Las Vegas Strip.Whatever your labor needs Local 720 can provide a crew base. There is no job too big or small. We have experienced heads of department and support staffs, from gaffers to key grips, hair and makeup, wardrobe, medics, prop masters and assistants, set dressers, greens men, scenic artists, craft service as well as laborers, all at your disposal. Using 720 referents will save you money on per diem, travel, and housing cost but yet you will get the same quality manpower you would expect in any production city.

Craft 4

Trade Show

Due to a joint-agreement, signed by the General President of the Teamsters and International President of the IATSE, defining the respective jurisdictions in Las Vegas, the Teamsters and the Stagehands have moved forward to service the trade show industry in Las Vegas. Because of this historical reciprocal labor agreement, Local 631 and Local 720 can now service the trade show industry more efficiently and with unity.Our team of skilled employees can help you achieve your goals and guarantee a hassle-free event. Local 720 provides all the personnel services to make any size event a success. Our comprehensive services include: event planning, fabrication of modular and custom displays, installation and dismantle labor of exhibits, corporate and special event services, innovative lighting design, freight handling and more.

Craft 5

Wardrobe, Hair, and Makeup

Local 720 can handle all of your wardrobe needs including but not limited to make-up artists & hairdressers. Our personnel include male and female dressers, costumers, milliners, tailors, seamstresses, sequiners & set people. Whatever your wardrobe requirements, we can provide highly skilled and experienced professionals, twenty four hours a day, seven days a week.

Local 720 technicians are Las Vegas residents who know the ins and outs of all the venues in Las Vegas, and we work all venues whether it is indoors or out. Our wardrobe, audio, video, lighting, and staging professionals are ready to coordinate your event with a broad range of services, including but not limited to rigging, concert sound, digital broadcast, video projection, video walls, and intelligent lighting.

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Filming in Nevada

Petition, Immediate Action Needed!
Support “The Nevada Film Incentive”


A petition in support of SB94 and AB147, collectively the Nevada film tax incentive program has been established.

Please assist Sen. Ford and Assemblywoman Carlton with quick passage of these bills by signing the petition.
You can add you name to the petition by using any one of the following links.


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Update: SB94 which passed out of the Senate Revenue and Economic Development committee unanimously 7-0 last week has now passed out of the full Senate with a vote of 21-0. This is a huge win for our legislation as it sends a strong message to the Assembly that we have full bi-partisan support. SB94 will now be reported to the Assembly house and referred to committee.

IATSE

IATSE is the largest union representing workers in the entertainment industry. We represent virtually all the behind the scenes workers in crafts ranging from motion picture animator to theater usher.


Our members work in all forms of live theater, motion picture and television production, trade shows and exhibitions, and concerts as well as the equipment and construction shops that support all these areas of the entertainment industry.

Member AFL-CIO

We are an active member of the Nevada State AFL-CIO and proud we can say, Dan'l Cook, President of Local 720, is also the current President of the Nevada AFL-CIO.

 

Certified Labor Provider

Our ETCP Certified Riggers and Certified Entertainment Electricians have made an important professional commitment to safely serve the entertainment industry by becoming ETCP Certified. These individuals have passed rigorous competency-based examinations.

Organizing

Seeking Representation

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