I.A.T.S.E. Local 33
L.A. Stage Technicians

Bring your Production to Life.  Founded in 1896

Carpentry & Staging

Staging, Flooring, Shop & Construction Carpentery, Grip, Scenery, Show Layout, Fly Rail, Welding (MIG, TIG, & ARC)

ETCP Rigging

ETCP Certified Arena & Theater, Legit Showhouse Theatrcal Rigging, Arena & Theater Concert Rigging, Automation 

Audio/Video Specialist

AVIXA Certified, FOH Installation & Mixing. Break-Out Rooms, A1, A2, V1, V2 Sound  System, Live Performance  

ETCP Electricians

Production Lighting, Board Operator, Spot Operator, Power Distribution, Cabling, Fixtures (Practical & Movers)

With the help of I.A.T.S.E. Local 33 professional stagecraft technicians, your shows are on time, under budget and professional.

Our Family

We are proud to partner with our dedicated employers for your entertainment needs.

Misfits @ Banc of California 

NAACP Awards @ The Shrine

SAG Awards @ The Shrine

Spotlight @ The Greek Theater

Avixa Training @ The LA Convention Center

Corperate Event @ The LA Convention Center

Fixture Hang @ LA Convention Center

AFI Awards @ The Beverly Hilton

Permanent Install @ USH: Jurassic World

Permanent Install @ USH: Jurassic World

Permanent Install @ USH: Jurassic World

AV Install @ The LA Convention Center

I.A.T.S.E Local 33 Administrative Officers

Current I.A.T.S.E Local 33 Adminstrative Officers

Jimmy Wright

President of I.A.T.S.E. Local 33

Lee Casady

Vice President of I.A.T.S.E. Local 33

Robert Pagnotta

I.A.T.S.E. Local 33 Business Representative: Theater

Ronald Valentine

I.A.T.S.E. Local 33 Business Representative: Television

Joe Conley

Financial Secretary Treasurer of I.A.T.S.E. Local 33

Jane Leslie

Recording Secretary of I.A.T.S.E. Local 33

Robert DuRette

Sgt. at Arms of I.A.T.S.E Local 33

Mark Madrigal

Chairman of the Board of Directors I.A.T.S.E Local 33

Vin Di Bona receives an Honorary IATSE Gold Card

Brother Ron Valentine, TV Business Agent at Local 33 presented Vin Di Bona, creator of America's Funniest Home Videos, an honorary Gold Card for his continued support of the IATSE.

At the Academy Awards with Local 33

Want a behind the scenes look at the Academy Awards? Thanks to
Local 33, here's a sneak peak at the hours upon hours of work that goes into making the show a success.

How to Load-Out an Opera in Under Two Minutes

This time lapse was shot at the Walt Disney Concert Hall during the load out of Mozart's classic opera "The Marriage of Figaro". Special thanks to the hardworking members of IATSE Local #33, The Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The song used is "Mahna Mahna" by Cake, Copyright 2007 by Upbeat Records. Video By Robert Colby

The Magic Starts Here!  IATSE Local 33

Behind the scenes of IATSE Local 33 at the 2016 SAG Awards.

Local 33 onstage crew setting the stage for Lady Gaga & Bradly Cooper performace at the Oscars

Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper - Shallow (From A Star Is Born/Live From The Oscars)

Timelapse Changeover @ The LA Opera

With the blessing of the LA Opera, this video was produced entirely by our IA Local 33 members. The video taken by Brother Corey Cooper and edited by Sister Kelly Travis.

About us

 1720 W. Magnolia Blvd, Burbank CA, 91506


  rvalentine@iatse33.com (TV Business Agent)

  rpagnotta@iatse33.com (Theater Business Agent)

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