New England

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Mon, 09/12/2016 - 12:57

Special Announcement from the New England Office

We’re Back!

The New England office of SAG-AFTRA just went through a facelift and staff is now back and the office is fully operational.

Staff can be reached via the main number at (617) 262-8001 and our fax is up and running again as well.  

Thank you for your patience as we worked remotely. We look forward to showing you our new space.

Start: 08/03/2016 - 5:00pm
End: 08/08/2016 - 12:00am

With spontaneity, creativity and play as key values and practice in their work, Action Theater and Clowning aims to explore alternative ways of speaking about the world and about ourselves through play and the imagination.
When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 3 – Saturday, Aug. 6
10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 7
Where: Jamaica Plain, MA (exact location TBA)
Fee: $540. There is a 20 percent discount for SAG-AFTRA members.

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 10:23

State Senate Plans to Debate Film Tax Credit This Thursday!

We have learned that members of the State Senate in opposition of the Film and Television Incentive program may make attempts to file amendments that would dismantle the incentive this Thursday, July 14 during a debate on a House Economic Development bill.

This latest threat to the Film & Television Program is very real and we need you to take action.

Fri, 07/01/2016 - 11:31

TV/Theatrical Rates Increase as of July 1

As of Friday, July 1, TV/Theatrical rates go up as noted below:

Day Performer: $933
Daily Stunt Performer: $933
Daily Stunt Coordinator (less than flat deal): $933

Weekly Performer: $3239
Weekly Stunt Performer: $3479
Weekly Stunt Coordinator (less than flat deal): $3479

Background Actors: $162
Special Ability/Photo Doubles: $172
Stand-Ins: $189

Start: 07/09/2016 - 7:00am
End: 07/11/2016 - 6:59am

Boston Straeon July Weekend Intensive, July 9-10

Join Boston Straeon for its July Weekend Intensive Workshop. Members receive a 20 percent discount.

When: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday, July 9
10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday, July 10

Where: Mount Ida College-Alumnae Hall
777 Dedham Street
Newton, MA 02459

Fee: With SAG-AFTRA discount cost is $239. This event is free for first time auditors; returning auditors pay $50.