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Media Access Task Force and SAG-AFTRA National Performers with Disabilities Committee invite you to an exclusive Town Hall forum of the Media Access Task Force. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to get involved!
The Media Access Office was established in 1980 by the California Governor's Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities and entertainment and media industry professionals who recognized the need to provide a liaison between the disability community and the media and entertainment industry.
SAG-AFTRA Equal Employment & Diversity Department and SAG-AFTRA National Native Americans Committee are Proud Sponsors of LA Skins Fest: A Native American Film Festival, Nov. 12 – 17, 2013
SAG-AFTRA National Women’s Committee is proud to collaborate with Women in the Arts & Media Coalition to offer all SAG-AFTRA members $5 off the regular admission price to the
4th Annual Collaboration Awards Gala
Spanish-language voiceover jobs provide the greatest income potential for the Spanish-speaking actor. This is an advanced voice-over technique workshop for the experienced actor who wishes to fine-tune his/her technique. It covers diction and voicing in Spanish, interpretation and rhythm, character voices, narration, professional auditions and quick study techniques.
When: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 5 – Nov. 21, 2013
Six sessions over three weeks (November 5, 7, 12, 14, 19 & 21)
The Hispanic Organization for Latin Actors (HOLA) is offering this on-camera acting course designed to introduce the experienced actor to the fundamental techniques of film acting. In particular, the workshop will delve into the techniques required in any and all work in front of the camera and will cover situations universal within the film industry. Importantly, the workshop will focus on what is expected of the professional actor in any on-camera setting.
SAG-AFTRA National Asian Pacific American Media Committee & Native Americans Committee present an informative, interactive panel discussion and workshop on the acting industry taught by casting directors, professional actors and other industry experts during the 2013 Hawaii International Film Festival (HIFF). The panel-workshop is open to all ethnicities. The event is free for SAG-AFTRA members and HIFF festival-goers.
SAG-AFTRA is proud to partner with Molecule Communications for Ticket 2 Bollywood II: Cinema Beyond Boundaries and offer free admission to all SAG-AFTRA Members. This event will also feature a special SAG-AFTRA panel discussion “What’s Your Story and How Can We Help You Tell It.”
When: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 28 and Sunday, Sept. 29
SAG-AFTRA Panel Discussion: 2-3:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 28
Deadline Extended to Aug 19
Deadline Extended to Aug 19
SAG-AFTRA is proud to partner with Asian CineVision to offer a discount to all SAG-AFTRA members at the 36th Annual Asian American International Film Festival.
SAG-AFTRA Equal Employment Opportunities & Diversity Department along with the SAG-AFTRA Asian Pacific American Media Committee bring a special offer to members to attend this film festival that explores and celebrates the Asian and Asian American experience.
GLAAD is proud to endorse the 9th Annual Trans Day of Action! Find our more with a description below from the event organizer, Audre Lorde Project, or visit the Trans Day of Action Facebook page. Join TransJustice as they mobilize for their 9th annual NYC Trans Day of Action for Social and Economic Justice!
Join them for a rally and march at the Christopher Street Pier and help them honor and celebrate the work of TGNC POC everywhere!
When: 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2013
Inclusion in the Arts, Breakdown Services, Casting Directors, and Media Access Task Force invite you to
Actors AccessSM for
Performers with Disabilities
You are invited to an exclusive unveiling of ActorsAccess.com’s new template for performers with disabilities!
Designed in collaboration with Inclusion in the Arts, Breakdown Services, Casting Directors and Media Access Task Force, the new template will allow:
ABC has a long-standing commitment to promoting diversity in the entertainment industry. As part of its ongoing effort to discover and develop culturally and ethnically diverse talent and actors with disabilities, the Disney ABC Television Group's Casting Project will hold auditions for consideration for the ABC Talent Showcase. Selected participants perform in a one night showcase (in the fall) for casting directors, talent agents, managers and other industry professionals.
As part of its ongoing commitment to diversity, NBCUniversal will hold auditions for actors wishing to be considered for the 6th Annual NBC Scene Showcase this coming November in Los Angeles. The showcase made up of five-minute scenes will include actors, writers and directors of diverse backgrounds, including LGBT actors and Performers with Disabilities.
Selected participants perform for NBC Entertainment executives and casting directors, talent agents, managers, as well as other industry professionals.