New Mexico

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Thu, 08/25/2016 - 11:37

The following is on behalf of The Actors’ Fund

A social services agency is in search of two Caucasian females that can portray the role of someone in their early 30s for a social research project in civil rights.

Where: Albuquerque, New Mexico

When: The work must be completed during various hours on your choice of weekdays during normal business hours in late August 2016  through December 2016.   

Start: 08/25/2016 - 11:00pm
End: 08/26/2016 - 1:00am

 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.

Start: 08/11/2016 - 4:00pm
End: 08/11/2016 - 5:30pm

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

When: 9 - 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 11
Where: Flying Star Café
3416 Central Ave SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Cost: This event is free and for SAG-AFTRA members only. Coffee and light refreshments will be served.

In this new form of Casting Access Online, New Mexico actors will get a unique opportunity to perform and video chat with casting director Sara Isaacson. Sara’s list of credits include Scream: The TV Series, Midnight Texas, Untitled Paranormal Project, and The Mentalist.

Actors will prepare their own scene for the class, then come to the venue for a Q&A and reading with Sara, who will join the class via a live online feed from Los Angeles. Actors will perform one by one and receive feedback on their performances.

Start: 08/10/2016 - 1:30am
End: 08/10/2016 - 3:30am

Using SAG-AFTRA contracts is easier than you may expect. Attend this presentation to become familiar with the SAG-AFTRA low budget and new media agreements and learn how to employ SAG-AFTRA members in your projects. Presented by Cynthia Williams, Regional Education & Outreach Liaison – who is visiting from the SAG-AFTRA office in Los Angeles.

Tue, 05/03/2016 - 16:06

Please note that MGR Talent Agency is now franchised under the Codified Agency Regulations Rule 16(g) and the AFTRA Regulations Rule 12-C as of April 22, 2016. 

Please do not hesitate to contact the SAG-AFTRA Professional Representatives Department at (323) 549-6745 if you have any outstanding questions. Thank you.

Please join the SAG-AFTRA New Mexico Local at the Albuquerque Film & Musical Experience, as we proudly sponsor 'Dan Navarro – An Intimate Conservation.' Dan Navarro, SAG-AFTRA Vice President – Recording Artists, will share insights and experiences from his long and varied career as a songwriter, recording artist, concert performer, session singer and voice actor. He’ll touch on the changing role of music in film in the 21st century, the challenges of globalism vs. localism and the risks and opportunities of the independent world for performers and creators.

Please join your fellow New Mexico Local members at the upcoming membership meeting! Get inspired by and engaged with your union. Dan Navarro, SAG-AFTRA Vice President – Recording Artists will be joining us to talk about his 30 years in the entertainment industry.

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Mon, 03/21/2016 - 13:06

This notice is to inform all SAG-AFTRA Members who are currently represented by, or have previously been affiliated with A & M Agency, that A & M Agency has surrendered its SAG-AFTRA franchise effective April 4, 2016, under the Codified Agency Regulations Rule 16(g) and the AFTRA Regulations Rule 12-C.

The effect of the surrender is as follows: