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07/14/2015 2:00am

Please join us at the next
SAG-AFTRA Michigan Local Salon

sa•lon\sə-ˈlän, ˈsa-ˌlän, sa-ˈlōⁿ\ (noun):
a regular meeting of writers, artists, etc., 

When: 7 p.m., Monday, July 13, 2015

Where: Affirmations
290 W. 9 Mile Road
Ferndale, MI 48220
(very reasonable metered parking in the rear)

05/19/2015 1:00am


Please Join Us for Food for Thought
SAG-AFTRA provides the food, members provide the thoughts.

What’s on your mind? Marcia Fishman, Director of Locals Administration, will join you in a round table discussion and talk about some exciting updates with the union. Bring any questions or concerns to the table.

When: 6 p.m., Monday, May 18, 2015

Where: Compass College of Cinematic Arts
41 Sheldon Blvd.
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

When: 6:30-9 p.m., Monday, May 4, 2015

Where: Specs Howard School of Media Arts
19900 W. Nine Mile Road, #100 (Nine Mile and Evergreen)
Southfield, MI 48075

Topics Covered:


  • The Audition Process – Creating the Best Demo Reel
  • Breaking Down a Script Quickly – Live Sight Reading Auditions
  • The Different Genres of Voiceover – Commercials, Cartoons, Live Announcing, Audio Books
  • Technology
  • Taking Care of Your Voice and Body


Start: 04/14/2015 - 1:00am
End: 04/14/2015 - 3:30am

You are invited to the Michigan Local Annual Membership Meeting

Followed by an important workshop:
Getting Your Foot in the Door Through the Low Budget Contracts
With Kathy Byrne, SAG-AFTRA Chicago
And Pound Mooney Casting

When: Monday, April 13, 2015
6 p.m. Doors open for light dinner
6:30 p.m. Membership Meeting
7:15 p.m. Workshop (Local Independent Filmmakers are invited)
8:30 Dessert Reception

Wed, 01/28/2015 - 10:47

Michigan Local Members,

SAG-AFTRA Wages & Working Conditions meetings will be scheduled soon in preparation for negotiation of the Corporate/Educational contracts that expire on April 30, 2015. All members who work the Co/Ed contracts are encouraged to attend and participate.  

All W&W Committee meetings are open to all paid-up members.  Please bring your current membership card (paid thru April 30, 2015) for admittance.