Actors' Equity to Retire Term "Gypsy Robe" at End of 2017-2018 Season

Actors' Equity Association has announced that Equity's National Council has voted to retire the name "Gypsy Robe" at the end of this season. While the name will change, the tradition of a chorus member with the most chorus credits putting on the robe and circling the stage three times on opening night will continue. Equity is asking for suggestions for what the robe should be called next season. Read more