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Play Ball! Cheer on the SAG-AFTRA New York Softball Team This Season! Mondays, Starting April 16

Support your SAG-AFTRA New York softball team this season. Come out and root for your fellow union members as they represent us in the annual Performing Artists Softball League. See actors run, broadcasters hit and stuntmen slide (safely).

When: Noon, every Monday starting April 16

Mon, 04/02/2018 - 10:16

Executive Vice President and New York Local President Rebecca Damon, National Board member Christine Nagy of WLTW-FM, New York Board member Cheri Preston of ABC Radio, and SAG-AFTRA Chief Broadcast Officer Mary Cavallaro led a conversation with female broadcast members at the New York Local’s inaugural Women in New York Radio Brunch on Tuesday, March 20, at The Smith restaurant.

Wed, 03/28/2018 - 14:36

Great news: The New Jersey Senate has voted to pass with bipartisan support S-122, the NJ Film and Digital Tax Credit program. 

Great work to everyone who lobbied for this Bill. The next step is to have it pass the Assembly which is expected take place in the next few weeks and then on to the Governor’s desk for his signature.

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 16:49

“Every day in cities across the country, firefighters put their lives on the line to keep us safe. Their bravery is unmatched and their service invaluable. Last night in Harlem, members of the New York Fire Department protected SAG-AFTRA members and others on a production set. We are so grateful for their efforts and are deeply saddened to learn that several of those firefighters were injured and one lost his life. 

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, 2018
(Doors open at 5 p.m., Doors close at 6 p.m.)

Where: SAG-AFTRA – Ken Howard Boardroom
1900 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10023
(Between 63rd and 64th Streets)

Join us for a fascinating and educational evening hosted by the New York Background Actors Committee and the MOVE Committee featuring a panel of seasoned background actor casting directors: