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Screen Actors Guild Foundation Conversations "Take Shelter" with Michael Shannon and Shea Whigham

Screening followed by a Q&A with Michael Shannon and Shea Whigham.

When: 7 p.m., Saturday, September 24, 2011

Where: Harmony Gold
7655 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles
(some free parking available in underground structure)

Click here for more information and to register for the event.

SAG Foundation Screening of "A Bird of the Air" and a Conversation with Jackson Hurst and Rachel Nichols


Event Type: Conversations
Screening followed by a Q&A with Jackson Hurst and Rachel Nichols

SAG Foundation LifeRaft Event on Understanding the Difference Between Medicare and Long Term Care Insurance, Sept. 22

Learn the basics of Medicare and Long Term Care insurance. While each type of policy insures specific needs, the details of where one policy begins and the other leaves off can often cause confusion.

3-5 p.m., Thursday, September 22, 2011
(Check-in 2-2:45 p.m.)

Where: SAG Foundation Actors Center
5757 Wilshire Blvd-Mezzanine Level
(Parking Validation Available)

Click here for more information and to register for the event.

SAG Foundation's Inaugural Texas Hold'em Poker Classic, Saturday, September 24

Screen Actors Guild Foundation will host its inaugural Texas Hold'em Poker Classic Saturday, September 24, in Bel Air. The party and poker tournament will benefit the Don LaFontaine Voice-Over Lab, a state-of-the-art technical, educational and creative facility serving the voice-over community. See below for ticket information. 


The Stuntmen's Association 50th Anniversary Celebration

Filed in: Event, Member Alert

On September 24, 2011 at 6 p.m., the Stuntmen’s Association will celebrate its 50th Anniversary at the Universal Hilton Hotel in Universal City, CA. The event will benefit the Screen Actors Guild Foundation, and will honor renowned actor Harrison Ford for his advocacy of the stuntmen’s expertise and craft. For more information about the event, or to purchase tickets, contact The Proper Image Events at (818) 994-4661.

Join SAG, AFTRA, AEA Members in the Walk to End Alzheimer's

Filed in: Event

According to the Alzheimer's Association, Alzheimer's Disease afflicts more than 5 million Americans every year and is the sixth-leading cause of death.

Walk to End Alzheimer's

SAG New Media and Digital LA Present a Panel Discussion on New Media Business Models and Monetization

Filed in: Event, New Media

Join as our panel of experts discusses the latest trends and developing business models for monetization in new media. Panelists will cover ideas such as branded content, sponsorships, advertising, online distribution and more. Panelists share with attendees the pros and cons of these models and will provide insights helpful for determining which model is the best fit for their production.

A.J. Tesler, Apostrophy Productions
Sarah Eevershed, Owner/Manager, The Cloud Media
Brandon Martinez, Head of New Media, Abrams Artist Agency

You are Invited to Learn About the Ins and Outs of Unemployment Insurance, July 28

Filed in: Event

The Screen Actors Guild is hosting a very special session with the California Employment Development Department (EDD) Focusing on Employment & State Unemployment Insurance (UI) Benefits.
When: 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Thursday, July 28, 2011
Doors open at 9:15 a.m.

Screen Actors Guild
James Cagney Boardroom
5757 Wilshire Boulevard, 1st floor
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated