Washington - Mid Atlantic

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Fri, 03/11/2016 - 11:21

Check Out the Spring 2016 Conservatory Calendar

Click here for a full listing of upcoming Conservatory workshops.
Participation in the Conservatory program is available to all SAG-AFTRA local members in good standing - absolutely FREE of charge! If you're an active, SAG-AFTRA member (paid up through April 30, 2016), you can attend all the workshops you want – FREE!

Wed, 03/02/2016 - 07:09

Attention All Washington-Mid Atlantic Local Members:
Co/Ed & Non-Broadcast Contract News

Your local Actor/Performer Committee is pleased to announce an organizing waiver that we believe will enable all of us to increase our Corporate/Educational & Non-Broadcast (formerly known as Industrial) work exponentially.

The following notice will be mailed to hundreds of local producers, payroll services, casting directors and agents this week:

Sun, 01/24/2016 - 17:42

As clean-up continues from heavy snowfall in the D.C. area, the SAG-AFTRA Washington-Mid Atlantic Local office will be closed Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016.

Staff will continue to be available via email and phone calls will be forwarded in order to allow our members to continue to receive service. To forward a voicemail message, members may call the Local’s main number at (301) 657-2560 followed by the individual staff member’s extension.

In the event the weather causes further office closures members will be notified via email.

Wed, 01/20/2016 - 07:26

The Entertainment Contracts Department occasionally receives calls from performers regarding personal property damaged or lost on set. These claims for reimbursement can be challenged by the companies if you have not followed protocol. First and foremost, members are encouraged to leave valuables at home. But here is what you should do if your property has been lost, stolen or damaged:  

When: 6-10:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Where: National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

Attire: Black tie for men and formal gowns for women. 

Cost: Tickets can be purchased online for $59 by Jan. 22.