Featuring Special Guests SAG National Vice President/New York President Mike Hodge*, AFTRA National Vice President/Philadelphia President Catherine Brown*,AFTRA Detroit Board Member/SAG Detroit National Board Member Ed Kelly and AFTRA Detroit President/National Board Member Jayne Bower
All paid-up SAG and AFTRA members in good standing are urged to attend an important educational/informational meeting in the Detroit area to learn the facts and impact of the merger.
A Leap into the Digital Age for Actors and Producers: The Screen Actors Guild Production Center
Let’s gather together and join SAG members from coast-to-coast via live-streaming on the Internet:
· Join the discussion with SAG producers.
· Hear vital strategies to turn non-union work UNION.
· Learn more about the Production Center and the online signatory application.
Questions in real time, live, by way of email and Twitter at #SAGmove
When: 8-10 p.m., Wednesday, November 30, 2011
The SAG and AFTRA pizza party is back by popular demand. All SAG and AFTRA members are invited, as well as others from the film community.
- Meet-and-greet of fellow actors. Greet the old friends and meet some new ones.
- Pizza sponsored by SAG and AFTRA
- No-host bar
When: 7 p.m., Monday, August 8, 2011
Screen Actors Guild Ethnic Employment Opportunities (EEO) Committee invites Detroit Branch members to attend an EEO meet-and-greet. The Detroit SAG market has undergone changes during the past 10 years and a discussion of these changes as it relates to performers of color will be discussed. Both seasoned and new members are welcome to address any diversity issues in the Branch, including tools to enhance visibility and hiring opportunities.
“Amend, Don't End” Film Incentives Rally
Please join Mitch Albom, legislators, labor representatives, industry principals and lobbyists as they present the current political scenario and a strategic plan to address it.
When: 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2011