New Orleans

days since last accident 165
Start: 10/18/2016 - 2:00am
End: 10/18/2016 - 4:00am

When: 7 - 9 p.m., Monday, Oct. 17
(Registration begins at 6:15 p.m.)

Special Guests: SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris and National Executive Director David White

Where: Loews New Orleans Hotel
300 Poydras Street, Feliciana Room
New Orleans, LA 70130
(We are only able to validate and cover the cost of self-parking at the hotel. Valet parking is non-reimbursable.)

Start: 09/14/2016 - 2:00am
End: 09/14/2016 - 5:00am

When: 7 – 10 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 13

Where: Rendon Inn
4501 Eve St.
New Orleans, LA 70125

All of us depend on the kindness of friends to get through hard times. Many of our Louisiana brothers and sisters are faced with rebuilding their lives and communities due to the unprecedented flooding. Join in solidarity to support the Food Bank’s efforts to provide the meals and other necessities people need as they face these challenges.

Mon, 08/22/2016 - 15:36

If you are a union member who participates in certain Union Plus programs and have been affected by the recent flooding in southeast Louisiana, you may be eligible for financial assistance through the Union Plus Disaster Relief Grant program. 

Union Plus Disaster Relief Grants of $500 are available to eligible members who have a Union Plus Credit Card, Union Plus Life or Accidental Death Insurance, or Union Plus Auto Insurance, or Union Plus Mortgage.

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 10:44

Our thoughts and concerns are with any local members experiencing hardship due to the recent flooding. Emergency assistance may be available you. Below is the contact information for the SAG-AFTRA Foundation, SAG-AFTRA Motion Picture Players Welfare Fund and The Actors Fund. 

SAG-AFTRA Foundation

Start: 08/26/2016 - 12:00am
End: 08/26/2016 - 2:00am

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.

Interested in learning what goes into submitting a quality video audition yet, but lack the time to attend a series of workshops in person? Perhaps you'd like to learn beyond what's available to you in your local market. Attend a live webinar with veteran actor Lance E. Nichols (House Of Cards, Treme, Into the Badlands, Fantastic Four) and Voice Monet to learn valuable tools on how to increase your self-submission booking rate.