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The SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local will be hosting “Every Artist Insured: Helping You Find Affordable Health Insurance.” This event is for members that may have questions or need help enrolling in a health care plan. The workshop will cover the following:

• Affordable Care Act options and requirements
• How to get affordable health insurance with the help of federal subsidies
• Walking through the enrollment process

Start: 12/06/2016 - 1:00am
End: 12/06/2016 - 5:30am

As we draw to the close of another year, it’s time to come together to celebrate the season with your fellow union members! The SAG-AFTRA Seattle Board of Directors cordially invites you to the 2016 December Membership Meeting and Annual Holiday Party. Once again, this year we’re thrilled to be hosted by our good friends at ACT Theatre.

When: Monday, Dec. 5
5 – 6 p.m. – New Member Orientation*
6 – 7 p.m. – Membership meeting*
7 –  9:30 p.m. – Party

A career in the entertainment or broadcast industry can be unbelievably rewarding. It can also be an incredibly frustrating mix of discrimination and lack of opportunity. Let’s talk about racism. 

We invite new, experienced, and pre-union members to a discussion about racism with a panel of professionals including long time civil rights activist and guest Bill Fletcher Jr.

Fri, 10/14/2016 - 16:12


SAG-AFTRA is pleased to announce the beginning of the TV/Theatrical Wages & Working Conditions (W&W) process in preparation for negotiation of the TV/Theatrical Contracts that expire June 30, 2017. W&W Committee meetings will begin nationwide on Oct. 24.

When: Friday, November 4 (Two sessions)
First Session: 3 p.m.
Second Session: 7 p.m.

When: 5 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 23

Where: Eclectic Theater
1214 10th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Seattle Conservatory for this important workshop covering stunt and on-set safety. Moderated by Seattle Conservatory Chair Ashley Cozine, the panel features members/stunt performers Tony Becerra (Journeyquest, Z-Nation), and Peter Tiemann (Z-Nation), who will provide valuable information, tips and answer questions.

The SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local Board has created a local Military Personnel & Families Support Committee. Please join us as a veteran, active-duty or military family member for our next meeting. There will be light refreshments.

When: 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 30

Where: SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local Office
123 Boylston Avenue East, Suite A
Seattle, WA 98102

Start: 09/17/2016 - 5:00pm
End: 09/17/2016 - 11:00pm

Join SAG-AFTRA National Board member Abby Dylan at the University of Washington for the inaugural Women On The Rise Leadership Conference. Abby will be a speaker on a panel discussion about women in the arts and leadership.

Join us and share our goal to support, educate, and empower women of all ages.  

When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 17

Where: The HUB (Husky Union Building ) at the University of Washington
4001 E Stevens Way NE,
Seattle, WA 98195