days since last accident 182

During this workshop, the art of the “cold read” will be analyzed and discussed. Come prepared to participate, practice and boost your skills and knowledge (no taping will occur). The workshop will be led by Linda Bearman.

The workshop will help you identify:

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 17:27



Please share this information with all your filmmaker friends! 
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation is now accepting submissions from filmmakers residing in all states west of the Mississippi for its April 2017 Los Angeles Short Film Showcase. SUBMISSION DEADLINE is Monday, February 6, 2017. No deadline waiver.

Tom Shaker will outline tricks and tips that can aid actors in successfully ‘presenting’ themselves to producers. He’ll also share stories, anecdotes and improv tactics from his long and varied career, which include work on Passion of the Christ, Law & Order, HBO’s Rome, and Die Hard III.

When: 2 – 6 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20
Check-in begins at 1:30 p.m.

Where: Unity Church
222 S. Rainbow Blvd., Room 218
Las Vegas, NV 89145

Start: 11/17/2016 - 3:00am
End: 11/17/2016 - 5:00am

Mingle with your fellow members and meet Cynthia Williams, Regional Education & Outreach Liaison - visiting from the SAG-AFTRA office in Los Angeles.

When: 7 – 9 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 16
Where: Giuseppe’s Bar & Grille
2630 W Horizon Ridge Pkwy
Henderson, NV 89052

Cost: Free. Hors d’oeuvres and non-alcoholic drinks will be served. No host bar.

When: 12:30 – 3 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 23
12:30 p.m. — Light lunch and socializing (check-in begins at 12:15 p.m.) 
1:15 - 3 p.m. — Membership meeting

Where: Teamsters Local 631 Hall
700 N. Lamb Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89110

Please join your fellow SAG-AFTRA members for a Nevada Local membership meeting!

Start: 08/25/2016 - 10:00pm
End: 08/26/2016 - 12:00am

 SAG-AFTRA is pleased to announce a presentation on The Landscape of Scripted Dramatic Entertainment on Thursday, Aug. 25. 

This presentation is intended to help the membership understand the current state of the industry under which SAG-AFTRA will be negotiating the Producer–SAG-AFTRA Codified Basic Agreement and the SAG-AFTRA Television Agreement, which expire on June 30, 2017.

When: 12 - 4 p.m., Saturday, May 21
Check-in begins at 11:45 a.m.

Where: Elks Lodge
4100 W. Charleston Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89102

Comedy is a challenging genre that can demand precise timing, intense character commitment, and an authentic connection to heightened reality. In this hands-on workshop, Michael will work with actors to explore how to create comedic characters by analyzing the text, bringing authenticity to the role, and finding timing in the dialogue.