SAVE THE DATE! June 15 Audiobook Event

SAVE THE DATE! June 15 Audiobook Event
Start: 06/15/2013 - 8:30am
End: 06/15/2013 - 5:00pm

SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local is Proud to Present:
HOW TO TELL THE STORY ... AUDIOBOOKS TODAY - Come hear, learn and earn!

When: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15

Where: Kaufherr Members Resource Center (KMRC)
1 E. Erie, Suite 660
Chicago, IL 60611
 
Event Guests-
SAG-AFTRA Staff Audiobook Negotiators:
Jane Love, Associate Executive Director
Washington - Mid Atlantic Local
 
Rich Larkin, Associate Executive Director
Labor Counsel News and Broadcast
 
And Special Guest: Sean Pratt
Renowned audiobook narrator of more than 700 titles, multi-award-winner of AudioFile magazine's Earphones Award, and frequent nominee of the prestigious Audie Award.
 
Pratt is sharing his narrating expertise and knowledge of audiobook publishers/producers. He'll discuss many of the technical aspects of audiobook narrating, take a look at the current industry and share what he sees for the future and how it applies to union talent.
 
As a special event bonus, several lucky audience members will have a chance to participate, via lottery system, in a one-on-one brief coaching session during the event.
 
Other topics include an overview of the more than 24 SAG-AFTRA agreements with audiobook publishers and producers, plus various additional audiobook issues.
 
Open to SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local members in good standing. No walk-ins permitted.
 
RSVP to: Jolene Jones at jolene.jones@sagaftra.org. Please put "audiobook event" in the subject line. Include your name, phone number and SAG-AFTRA membership number. You will receive a confirmation email. Space is extremely limited. First come, first serve basis only. If you must cancel, please do so at least two days before the event, so that we may accommodate members on the waiting list.
 
To learn more about SAG-AFTRA and audiobooks, please visit SAGAFTRA.org/audiobooks.