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Presenter: Jamie Moffett

When: 4:30-6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 22 

Where: SAG-AFTRA Conference Room
230 South Broad Street 5th Floor
(Attendance is limited, admittance with RSVP only)

Learn how to market yourself and gain and engage an audience.

RSVP:  lynn.koenigsberg@sagaftra.org

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 11:24

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Start: 09/01/2014 - 4:00pm
End: 09/01/2014 - 9:00pm

Come join your fellow SAG-AFTRA members for a day of commemoration and celebration. 

When: 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 1, 2014

Where: See schedule below

9 a.m.   Tri-State Labor Day parade gathering at the Sheet Metal Workers’ Local
19 Union Hall, (Columbus Blvd. and Washington Ave.)

9:15 a.m. Pre-Parade Kickoff Rally

When: 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 19

Where: CBS Broadcast Center
1555 Hamilton Street (near 16th and Spring Garden)
Philadelphia, PA

You hear your fellow SAG-AFTRA members on radio and see them on television, but do you ever wonder how a broadcast newsroom really operates? Join SAG-AFTRA Board member Ed (Skip) Fischer for a behind-the-scenes tour of KYW Newsradio and CBS3 television.

The SAG Foundation Short Film Showcase is now accepting short films and webseries – from states East of the Mississippi.

 

  • 20 minute limit – including credits
  • Project must be produced under a SAG-AFTRA contract
  • No cost to submit
  • Filmmaker must be present at screening

 

Please send regular DVD – no Blu-Ray, to:

SAG FOUNDATION SHORTS SHOWCASE
SAG-AFTRA
1900 Broadway – 5th Flr.
New York, NY 10023

Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:14

The Philadelphia Local Board is asking all members between the ages of 18 and 35 to consider getting involved with our newest committee: Philadelphia NextGen (working title).  

This group will look at the social and professional issues facing “younger” members, and seek to create events and activities to address this demographic in the Philadelphia area.

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 18:40

It has come to our attention that some number of people in the Philadelphia area may not have received a health premium invoice for the quarter beginning July 1, 2014 from AFTRA Health & Retirement. The due date for the July 1 quarter was June 24, 2014. However, we are now in the 30-day late payment period which ends on July 24, 2014 and you are still able to submit your payment to the Funds. If you haven’t already, please be sure you to pay your premium.  You can pay your premium either:

Fri, 06/06/2014 - 08:42

We’re in the home stretch. Less than a month remains to push for improving our PA Film Tax Incentive Program, and we need you. We have two bills we would like to see passed: Senate Bill (SB) 1313, sponsored by Senator Wayne Fontana, which would recover millions in unused credits from previous years, and SB1035, sponsored by Senator Dominic Pileggi, to uncap the credits.

Here’s what you can do: 

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