Events

Dec 22 11:00am-2:00pm
New England
Holiday Open House and Studio 822 UnveilingMore Info

When: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Monday, Dec. 22

Where: 20 Park Plaza, Suite 822
Boston, MA 02116

Refreshments will be served.

PLEASE JOIN US AS WE CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAY SEASON.

The New England Local Board and staff look forward to the opportunity to celebrate with you!

The SAG-AFTRA New England Local is unveiling Studio 822, the newest facility where performers can get into character and record themselves for upcoming auditions and demo reels. Supplied with audio/video recording equipment, lighting and other essential tools, it’s the perfect place for members to get their perfect recording.

Holiday Surprise for the first 22 members in honor of Studio 822!

Jan 08 6:00pm-8:00pm
New York
SAG-AFTRA Low Budget Agreement WorkshopMore Info

The only way you can guarantee that you’ll ever book a decent role or get noticed in this industry is to write and produce your own projects! This seminar is designed to show actors, producers and directors how quick and easy it is to create their projects using union talent. Theatrical Business Representatives will walk you through signing SAG-AFTRA short film, low-budget indie, or web-series contracts; from start to finish.

When: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015

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

Workshops are held the 2nd Thursday of every month from 6-8 p.m., and are FREE. Workshops fill up quickly so RSVP now! If you sign up for a workshop but can’t attend you must call to cancel your reservation no later than 48 hours before the workshop.

RSVP: Click here to RSVP online or call (212) 827-1481

For full 2015 Workshop Schedule, please visit:http://www.sagindie.org/resources/contract-workshops

Looking forward to having you with us!

Jan 08 7:00pm-9:00pm
Los Angeles
TV Animation and Basic Cable Animation CaucusMore Info

When: 7 – 9 p.m., Jan. 8, 2015

Where: Frank Maxwell Room
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
(Located on the first floor)
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated.

Please join SAG-AFTRA President Ken Howard, Executive Vice President Gabrielle Carteris and staff for a discussion of the recently ratified TV Animation and Basic Cable Animation contracts. Discussion topics will include organizing in television and basic cable animation and suggestions for enhancing future Wages & Working Conditions processes.

The Caucus is open to all paid-up members and participation is limited only by the limitations of the fire code. We want to hear from you about your workplace experiences with the agreements.

Come early to ensure that you have a seat for this evening meeting and discussion of animation contracts issues.

RSVP by email to la@sagaftra.org and include your name and telephone number.

This meeting is only open to paid-up SAG-AFTRA members in good standing. Unfortunately, no guests allowed. Parents/guardians of younger performers under 18 years old are welcome. SAG-AFTRA MEMBERS, PLEASE BRING YOUR MEMBERSHIP CARD (paid thru OCTOBER 31, 2014 OR APRIL 30, 2015) FOR ADMITTANCE.

Jan 17 7:00pm-11:00pm
Portland
Portland Local Industry Dance and SocialMore Info

When: 7-11 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 17

Where
: Oregon AFL-CIO Office
3645 SE 32nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97202

The Board of Directors of the SAG-AFTRA Portland Local cordially invites you to start the new year off in style. We will be hosting a dance night for members of the Portland film, television and theatrical industry, featuring beer, wine, non-alcoholic beverages, heavy hors d’ oeuvres and a “build your own ice cream sundae” station! In addition, there will be red carpet photos and dancing with live music from 7 – 9 p.m., followed by DJ tracks from 9 – 11 p.m. Alcohol will be served until 10 p.m.

The board is also seeking member volunteers to help out in the following areas: setup/clean-up, Oregon Liquor Control Commission-qualified servers, front desk check-in and decorations. Ice cream and fixings are being generously supplied by our friends at Union Plus!

RSVP: To RSVP or if you are interested in assisting with any of the above, please email portland@sagaftra.org.

Jan 25 1:00pm-5:00pm
Hawaii
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Hawaii Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!

SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015

1-5 p.m.
Pupus and No-Host Bar
$20 for members; $25 for guests
$30 at the door

RSVP to brenda.ching@sagaftra.org

Honey’s at Ko’olau Golf Club
45-550 Kionaole Rd.
Kaneohe, HI 96744

Attire is festive – red carpet attire optional

Jan 25 4:00pm-7:00pm
Nevada
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU'RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Nevada Local for a membership mixer and special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

4 p.m. Arrival and Pre-Show Social Hour
Free admission for SAG-AFTRA members and a guest.
Cake served; cash bar with happy hour wine, well and tap specials.
*Open only to ages 21 and over

5-7 p.m. Awards Show Viewing

Tommy Rocker’s Mojave Beach Bar & Grill
4275 Dean Martin Dr.
Las Vegas, NV 89103

RSVP by Jan. 20 to Nevada@sagaftra.org with your name, SAG-AFTRA member ID number and whether you will be bringing a guest.
Attire is Las Vegas evening casual.

Jan 25 4:00pm-7:00pm
Los Angeles
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

The SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles Local Host Committee invites you to a Screen Actors Guild Awards Viewing Party

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

4 p.m. Red Carpet Viewing

5 p.m. Award Show Viewing
Each attendee will receive a small popcorn, soft drink and raffle ticket
Free for SAG-AFTRA members
Only one guest allowed due to space restrictions

Regal Cinemas L.A. LIVE
1000 W. Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA  90015
Discounted parking available with theater validation in Nokia Theatre/L.A. LIVE West Garage Gate E or F

RSVP opens 9 a.m., Monday, Jan. 12 at www.sagaftra.org/LAviewingparty
Casual attire

All bags larger than 14 inches in any dimension will be prohibited from entry. No pets or animals, with the exception of animals in service. No outside food or drinks permitted. No alcoholic beverages served or permitted.

Jan 25 4:00pm-8:00pm
Seattle
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

The SAG-AFTRA Seattle Local would like to cordially invite you, your family and friends to our special live viewing of the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

4  – 8 p.m.

Saint John’s Bar & Eatery
719 E. Pike St.
Seattle, WA 98102

Appetizers will be provided with a semi-hosted bar.
Free for members; $10 for guests
Attire is Northwest Casual

RSVP to chris.comte@sagaftra.org – Space is limited

Jan 25 5:00pm-8:00pm
Colorado
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A RED CARPET EVENT!

The SAG-AFTRA Colorado Local invites you to the live viewing of the 21st Annual SAG Awards

SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015

5 p.m. Pre-Show Industry Mixer
Gourmet appetizer buffet and cash bar.
Attire is Colorado formal - whatever strikes your fancy!

6-8 p.m. Award Show Viewing
Sie FilmCenter large theater screen
SAG-AFTRA members - free admission
Non-members and guests - $5 in advance; $10 at the door*

RSVP required by Jan. 19 to Colorado@sagaftra.org
*Make checks payable to SAG-AFTRA
Mail to 98 Wadsworth Blvd. #127-184
Lakewood, CO 80226

Sie FilmCenter
2510 E. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80206

Mingle with your colleagues and rejoice as actors honor and celebrate fellow actors.

Jan 25 5:00pm-8:00pm
New Mexico
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU'RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY

The SAG-AFTRA New Mexico Local invites you to a fabulous SAG Awards Viewing Party!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

5 p.m.
Pre-Show Party and Industry Mixer Complimentary admission to all members of the NM film industry and their guests!

6-8 p.m.
Award Show Viewing and Door Prizes

Uptown Sports Bar
6601 Uptown Blvd.
Albuquerque, NM 87110

No RSVP required. For questions, email nm@sagaftra.og.
No cover charge – food and drinks available for purchase.
Attire is New Mexico Evening Casual

Jan 25 5:30pm-9:00pm
Chicago
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU'RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local for a membership mixer and special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

5:30 p.m. Reception
Light hors d’oeuvres, cash bar and prizes!
Free to SAG-AFTRA members in good standing
$10 for guests

7-9 p.m. Award Show Viewing
*We will have a special section for our Young Performers, so all are encouraged to attend.

PUBLIC Chicago
1301 N. State Parkway
Chicago, IL
www.publichotels.com

Seating is limited.
RSVP by Jan. 14 to kathy.byrne@sagaftra.org with the names of your guests.
Casual attire

Jan 25 5:30pm-8:00pm
Arizona-Utah
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Arizona-Utah Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards and membership mixer!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

5:30 p.m.
Check-In
No-host food and drinks from menu.

6-8 p.m.
Award Show Viewing

Gallagher’s Sports Grill
7575 N. 16th St.
Phoenix, AZ 85020

Please RSVP to azut@sagaftra.org. RSVPs preferred but not mandatory.
For directions only, call (602) 997-0084.

Jan 25 5:30pm-9:00pm
Dallas Fort Worth
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Dallas-Fort Worth Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!

SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015

5:30 p.m.
Red Carpet Viewing

7-9 p.m.
Award Show Viewing
$15 for members; $25 for general public
After Jan. 15: $20 for members; $35 for general public

RSVP to DallasRSVP@sagaftra.org

LOOK Cinemas – Prestonwood
5409 Belt Line Rd.
Dallas, TX 75254

Attire is cocktail chic
Cash bar
Free parking

Jan 25 5:30pm-9:00pm
Houston-Austin
Austin SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Houston-Austin Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards in Austin!

SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015

5:30 p.m.
Red Carpet Viewing

7-9 p.m.
Award Show Viewing
$15 for members; $25 for general public
After Jan. 15: $20 for members; $35 for general public

RSVP to AustinRSVP@sagaftra.org

Opal Divine’s Penn Field
3601 South Congress Ave.
Austin, TX  78704

Attire is cocktail chic
Cash bar
Free parking

Jan 25 6:00pm-10:30pm
Washington-Mid Atlantic
SAVE THE DATE: Washington – Mid Atlantic Local Screen Actors Guild Awards® Reception at Embassy of CroatiaMore Info

When: 6-10:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Where: Embassy of Croatia
2343 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008

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

Cost: Tickets can be purchased online for $34 by Jan. 16. 

Bruce McBarnette invites you to join him and other local actors to watch the live broadcast of the SAG Awards, win prizes for predicting the award recipients, and meet diplomats. Enjoy wine and refreshments. Art sales will benefit Charlie’s Place, a homeless service center in Washington, D.C. Non SAG-AFTRA members are also welcome.

Register or get additional information at: http://mcbarnette.com.

For questions: Call (800) 777-7680.

Please note that this is not an official SAG-AFTRA event, but is hosted by SAG-AFTRA Member Bruce McBarnette.

The products and services noted herein are provided as an informational service to SAG-AFTRA members and are administered by entities independent of SAG-AFTRA. Any questions must be handled by the provider. This information is not intended to serve as an endorsement nor is any warranty or guarantee implied.

 


Connect with the SAG Awards online and on social media!

SAG Awards Website: SAGAwards.org
SAG Awards Facebook: facebook.com/sagawardsofficialpage
SAG Awards Twitter: @SAGawards

Jan 25 6:00pm-9:00pm
Nashville
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Nashville Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

6-9 p.m.
Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.
You will also have the opportunity to purchase dinner.

Free for members
$10 for non-members
All funds will go to Nashville Performer’s Emergency Relief Fund

Listening Room Café
217 2nd Ave. S.
Nashville, TN 37201

RSVP to judy.ellis@sagaftra.org or (615) 327-2944
Attire is casual

Jan 25-26 7:00pm-12:00am
New England
New England Local 21st Annual SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

It’s that time of year again! This year’s 21st Annual SAG Awards Viewing Party promises to be an even better celebration than before! Join us as we honor our fellow union performers and pay special tribute to legendary actress Debbie Reynolds! The SAG-AFTRA New England Board of Directors is excited to invite you to a night out at Laugh Boston for this year’s viewing party. Come for food, drinks, prizes and a night of glitz and glamor!

Early RSVP is now available through Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014 for the Viewing Party.

When: 7 p.m.-Midnight, Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

Where: Laugh Boston
Westin Waterfront Hotel
425 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210

Special Pricing is available to members who would like to reserve a hotel room for the evening. Click here to reserve a room. SAG-AFTRA NE Group rate available until Jan. 4, 2015, and is subject to availability.*

Fee: Tickets can be purchased for one member & one guest**.
$20 per ticket for checks postmarked before Dec. 25.  
$25 per ticket for checks postmarked after Dec. 25

To RSVP: The best way to RSVP for the event is to email the office at newengland@sagaftra.org. Make sure to include “SAG Awards” in the subject line. Checks can be mailed to:

SAG-AFTRA New England
20 Park Plaza, Suite 822
Boston, MA 02116

RSVP confirmation will be sent upon receiving ticket payment. 

*The products and services noted herein are provided as an informational service to SAG-AFTRA members and are administered by entities independent of SAG-AFTRA. Any questions must be handled by the provider. This information is not intended to serve as an endorsement nor is any warranty or guarantee implied

**For members under age 18, up to two guardians are welcome. Please contact the office for more details.

Connect with the SAG Awards online and on social  media!

Online: SAGAwards.org
Facebook: facebook.com/sagawardsofficialpage
Twitter: @SAGawards
Google+: google.com/+SAGawards
Tumblr: sagawards.tumblr.com
YouTube:  youtube.com/sagawards
Blog: http://blog.sagawards.org
Instagram: follow @sagawards
Hashtag: #sagawards

Jan 25 7:00pm-10:00pm
Philadelphia
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Philadelphia Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards and membership mixer!

Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015

7 p.m.
Cash Bar and Complimentary Appetizers

8-10 p.m.
Award Show Viewing
$10 for members
$20 for non-members and guests

IATSE Ballroom
2401 S. Swanson St.
Philadelphia, PA 19148

RSVP to lynn.koenigsberg@sagaftra.org
Attire is casual to formal

Jan 25 7:00pm-10:00pm
Miami
SAG Awards Viewing PartyMore Info

YOU’RE INVITED TO A SPECIAL VIEWING PARTY!

Please join the SAG-AFTRA Miami Local for a special live viewing of the 21st SAG Awards and membership mixer!

SUNDAY, JAN. 25, 2015

7 p.m.
Mixer, Dinner Buffet and Cash Bar
$15.00 for members
$25.00 for non-member guests

8-10 p.m.
Award Show Viewing

Dave & Buster’s
3000 Oakwood Blvd.
Hollywood, FL 33020

Seating is limited.  RSVP by noon, Jan. 21 at (305) 663-7079 or eileen.neel@sagaftra.org.
Attire is casual-chic
Free Parking

Feb 13 9:00am-11:45am
Chicago
SAG-AFTRA to Volunteer at GCFD, Feb. 13More Info

When: 9-11:45 a.m., Friday, Feb. 13

Where: Greater Chicago Food Depsitory (GCFD)
4100 W. Ann Lurie Pl.
Chicago, IL
Near Midway Airport.
Free parking is available.

SAG-AFTRA Chicago is returning to the GCFD. Join staff and members from 9 - 11:45 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 13.

We never know exactly what we'll be doing, but volunteer opportunities include repacking bulk products to individual/family sizes, assembling boxes with assorted food, checking expiration dates, labeling products, sorting products, etc. Participants must be at least 14 years old.

The GCFD is a nonprofit food distribution and training center providing food for hungry people while striving to end hunger in our community. The GCFD distributes donated and purchased food through a network of 650 pantries, soup kitchens and shelters to 678,000 adults and children in Cook County every year.

This event is open to everyone. Please ask family and friends to join you. To volunteer, please RSVP to Linda Swenson at linda.swenson@sagaftra.org.