The SAG-AFTRA Dallas–Fort Worth and Houston-Austin locals are conducting W&W meetings in preparation for the SAG-AFTRA Corporate/Educational Contract Negotiations, and we want to hear from you. For updates on the Corporate/Educational W&W 2015, please visit the SAG-AFTRA website at SAGAFTRA.org.
SAG-AFTRA welcomes Meagan Lewis, CSA. Megan is an Emmy and Artios winning casting director working in New Orleans. She just wrapped season 4 of AMERICAN HORROR STORY:FREAK SHOW, and is at work on the new TV series NCIS: NEW ORLEANS and season 2 of WGN’s SALEM. Previously, Megan worked for Laray Mayfield in Los Angeles on the feature ZODIAC and for Pat Moran in Baltimore on the HBO series THE WIRE. Relocating to New Orleans, she began casting on the David Simon/HBO series TREME, as well as the HBO series TRUE DETECTIVE.
The SAG-AFTRA Dallas-Fort Worth Local will be conducting Wages & Working Conditions Meetings in preparation for the SAG-AFTRA Corporate/Educational Contracts negotiations. For updates on W&W 2015, please visit the SAG-AFTRA website at SAGAFTRA.org.
Proposals for this important negotiation are developed through the involvement of members like you. Make your voice heard, attend and participate in this very important process. Meetings are open to all paid-up SAG-AFTRA members (please bring your current membership card for admittance, paid thru April 30, 2015).
Tom Todoroff, renowned New York producer, director, actor and acting coach, presents his master class How to Get Out of Your Own Way and Have a Career.
YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!
Please join the SAG-AFTRA Dallas-Fort Worth Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!
SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015
Red Carpet Viewing
Award Show Viewing
$15 for members; $25 for general public
After Jan. 15: $20 for members; $35 for general public
Casting director Lisa London (CSA) will be in Dallas to meet with young performers for a two-day audition workshop, and SAG-AFTRA members can receive a 25-percent discount.
When: Saturday - Sunday, Dec. 6 – 7
See below for times.
Where: KD Studio
2600 N. Stemmons Fwy #117
Dallas, TX 75207
When: 9 a.m. – noon, Saturday, Nov. 8
Where: KD Conservatory
2600 N. Stemmons Fwy, #117
Have you always wondered what it means to be a professional working actor? Explore the difference between acting as a part-time job and making it a career.
When: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 26
Where: MEDIATECH INSTITUTE
4719 S. Congress
Learn from one of the best in the business. The Master Class is limited to 15 participants. Free to Conservatory members. Not a member? Join for $35.
Each participant will select a scene from movies or television that is no longer than five minutes in length. NO MONOLOGUES. This should be a role that you would actually be called in to read.
When: 7 – 9 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20
Where: KD College
2600 North Stemmons Fwy, #117
Dallas, TX 75207
You and your guest are invited to a VIP Mixer at the W Hotel in Austin.
Kick off the fall with a refreshing cocktail (cash bar) at the W Hotel. Austin Actors Conservatory hosts its annual VIP Mixer for members and invited VIP guests only. Share a drink with your peers before the season gets crazy and focus turns toward the legislature and the fight for industry incentives. Join area producers, casting directors and agents in this popular mixer.
When: 4 - 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7