Members of I.A.T.S.E. local 56

Local 56 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada (IATSE) represents stage technicians from Montreal and surroundings.

Whether it’s mixing a live band or placing microphones on artists, count on our audio technicians to amplify whatever needs to be heard.


From installing traditional lighting to using the most modern equipment, our members have the skills and expertise to make your show shine.


From cameras to video walls, our video technicians support you with anything you can put on a screen.


We have experienced riggers who are equally at home in arenas as well as outdoor installations of any size.


We provide a team – large or small – to organize concerts, sporting events, trade shows, theaters and entertainment venues across Montreal.


Our carpenters take the designs from the page to the stage. We have the manpower to handle the biggest pieces of scenery but also the finest tools. We build everything, even the stage.


Many of our technicians have multiple skills cards and certificates.

  • Forklift driver
  • Pyrotechnics
  • ASP Construction
  • Working at heights
  • First aid
  • etc