Behind The Scenes Awards Grant to IATSE Member

Behind the Scenes has awarded a grant to Mary O'Brien, a member of IATSE Local 489 in Pittsburgh, who underwent her third surgery last year for recurring hip problems that have left her, at times, debilitated.

O'Brien works as a scenic artist, set dresser, props assistant, and production assistant, but she has battled with health issues for a good deal of her life. “When I was 13, I was diagnosed with Hodgkin's disease,” O'Brien said in her appeal to The ESTA Foundation Behind the Sce

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