The following statement was issued by the American Federation of Musicians (AFM), American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA), Directors Guild of America (DGA), International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Moving Picture Technicians, Artists and Allied Crafts of the United States, Its Territories and Canada (IATSE), Screen Actors Guild (SAG), and International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT):
SAG New Media and NATPE have partnered to provide Screen Actors Guild members a special registration discount to the three-day NATPE Market & Conference, the only American program market serving the worldwide television community. Held annually, this year's conference will take place at the Fontainebleau Resort in Miami FL, January 23–25.
SAG members are invited to join the SAG Hollywood Conservatory Committee for an open house as the Conservatory rings in its 40th anniversary. The Conservatory program offers a low-cost opportunity for members to hone and develop their craft through classes, workshops and symposia - all on the AFI campus. Conservatory members are also eligible to be cast in AFI films.
SAG New Media is kicking off a series of monthly workshops to educate active and budding producers on how to best utilize the SAG New Media Agreement for their projects.
New Media business representatives will explain the terms of the agreement and walk attendees through the signatory process live on-screen using the SAG Production Center.
This class is open to those interested in producing entertainment content in new media.
When: 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Where: Screen Actors Guild
Being a SAG member has lots of benefits such as this one. For more local deals and discounts please visit the Hollywood Local Member Benefits Page.
Come out and see future NFL stars in action at the NFLPA AstroTurf Collegiate Bowl on January 21 at the Home Depot Center. This game, sponsored by the National Football League Players Association, will feature some of the best college all-stars in the country.