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Fri, 04/01/2016 - 15:37

By Scott Rogers

Scott Rogers

During its Jan. 23 meeting, the SAG-AFTRA National Board of Directors approved the 2016 Commercials Negotiations Union Proposal Package in advance of bargaining that began on Feb. 17 in New York. In addition, the National Board approved the 2016 Commercials Contracts Negotiating Committee. The board also reviewed administrative, finance and governance matters and received reports including:

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 15:33

By Katie Doyle, CSA

Hawaii Casting Director

Katie Doyle 

When prepping for principal or background actor casting, we look for folks who have an understanding of the basic technical components of a television or film set, and who can follow production rules and instruction. Of course, everyone needs that first opportunity, and working as a background actor is a good way to get familiar with what actually goes on in the world of film production. 

Start: 03/22/2016 - 1:30am
End: 03/22/2016 - 3:30am

Hawaii Local General Membership Meeting

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m., Monday, March 21
6:30 p.m. – Business meeting
7:15 p.m. – “Trends in the Industry”
       Guest Panelists: Hawaii Casting Directors, Katie Doyle, Rachel Sutton and Brent Anbe

Light Refreshments will be served.

Where: Studio 909 (next door to the Musicians Union)
949 Kapiolani Boulevard
Honolulu, HI 96814

Start: 01/20/2016 - 2:30am
End: 01/20/2016 - 5:30am

Professional acting coach Scott Rogers will teach a comprehensive workshop for acting on-camera. This workshop will be part lecture/discussion and part on-your-feet exercises – from "how to learn lines" through "how an actor adjusts to different shot sizes.” We’ll do as much as we can in one evening!