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Fri, 10/31/2014 - 16:56

Have you been “seen on the set” in the last few months? If so, let us know! We are now taking submissions for the next e-newsletter for our Seen on the Set feature highlighting the work our local members are doing. Please forward your good news (name and project title) to trish.avery@sagaftra.org. We'll add you to the list of members whose work will be spotlighted in the Dallas-Fort Worth Local enews BUZZ. The submission deadline is Nov 7.

Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:46

ProACT Conservatory is hosting a Diversity in Casting and Storytelling industry event on Sept. 15. Indie Producer M. Legend Brown, Dallas Screenwriter Carolyn Hodge and Casting Directors Chris Telles and Tisha Blood will join other panelists to discuss the importance of representing the real world in our industry.

We want to promote our diverse membership at this important event. All members are welcome and we strongly encourage you to attend if you fall into one or more of the following categories:

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Tue, 09/02/2014 - 11:41

Help us bring the casting heads from Paramount, Fox and Disney to SXSW! Vote for the SAG Foundation Panel at the SXSW PanelPicker website by Friday, Sept. 6 (11:59 PM CT). You can vote even if you do not plan to attend the festival. Just create an account at SXSW and vote. Let's help the SAG Foundation shine at SXSW!

Wed, 08/13/2014 - 17:23

We need to hear from YOU, the member!

Your local board needs to know what YOU would like in 2015. Please complete a brief survey (five questions) and help us plan for the best SAG-AFTRA member-experience in January 2015.

Click here to take the survey!

Fri, 08/09/2013 - 09:30

To: All SAG-AFTRA Members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with, The Linicomn Agency, Philadelphia.

From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Agency Relations
 Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Agency Relations

Date: August 8, 2013

Re: Surrender of The Linicomn Agency’s Union franchise

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Wed, 07/31/2013 - 16:40

On July 31, 2013, the ballot tabulation of the Dallas-Fort Worth Local election was conducted. Please note that some candidates ran unopposed and were declared elected without the necessity of a membership vote. Following are the results of the election. Those positions that required a balloted election are listed with an asterisk*. For complete balloted election results, click here.

Suzanne Burkhead - National Board Member - Four-year term

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