Local Events

See What's Happening in Los Angeles

The below listings are subject to change. Visit SAGAFTRA.org for the most up-to-date information. For upcoming Member Education Workshops, please reference the event list to the left. If you’d like more information on an event and there is no contact information listed above, please contact the Los Angeles Executive Office at (323) 549-6459.

Local Events
Start: 07/23/2014 - 7:00pm
End: 07/23/2014 - 9:30pm

When: 7 - 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 23

Where
: CBS Studio Center
4024 Radford Ave.
Studio City, CA 91604

SAG-AFTRA members are invited to attend An Evening with Arianna Huffington and enjoy the exclusive partner discount ticket price of $65 for the event. Registration includes a copy of her latest book, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder.

Start: 07/24/2014 - 11:00am
End: 07/24/2014 - 9:30pm

When: Thursday, July 24
Part I - Day Workshops: 11 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Part II – Evening Workshops: 7 – 9:30 p.m.

Where: James Cagney Boardroom & Actors Center
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036

The Dancers Forum is a full day dedicated to stimulating a deeper understanding of yourself, the industry you are in and the endless opportunities available to you.

Start: 08/19/2014 - 7:00pm
End: 08/19/2014 - 9:00pm

When: 7 - 9 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 19
Where: SAG-AFTRA
James Cagney Boardroom, Lobby Level
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated.

Start: 08/20/2014 - 6:00pm
End: 08/20/2014 - 9:00pm

When: 6 - 9 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 20
Where: SAG-AFTRA
James Cagney Boardroom – Lobby Level
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated.

If you have not been to an orientation before or would like to reorient yourself with the services provided by SAG-AFTRA, this meeting is for you. Your attendance is required for the entire meeting if you would like to receive a Conservatory application outside of the open enrollment period.

Start: 09/19/2014 - 8:00pm
End: 09/19/2014 - 8:00pm

When: 8 p.m., Friday, Sept. 19

Where: The Colony Theatre
555 North 3rd St.
Burbank, CA 91502

In celebration of The Colony Theatre’s nearly 40-year history, and in salute to the members of Actors Equity Association, the SAG-AFTRA LA Host Committee is proud to sponsor one night of the West Coast Premiere of What I Learned in Paris on Friday, Sept. 19 at 8 p.m.

Sight Singing Class Begins July 15, Registration Deadline, Tuesday, July 1

When: A six-week program beginning the week of July 15, 2014.
11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesdays (basic), Wednesdays (intermediate) and Thursdays (advanced)

Where: SAG-AFTRA
Frank Maxwell Board Room-Lobby Level
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Parking will be validated.

SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles is pleased to announce the next series of sight singing classes. These classes are geared toward professional singers and designed for learning to sing at sight. The sessions will cover reading music and performing what is on paper.

About Gerald White
Gerald White, current Chair of the LA Local and National Singers Committee, is a successful SAG-AFTRA session singer/player and a composer/arranger. His recent credits include The Voice, Glee, Oblivion, Family Guy, Spiderman, Men in Black 2, X-men 2, Matrix Reloaded, Polar Express, Happy Feet and License To Wed among others.
 
Cost: $95 for SAG-AFTRA and Equity members. No refunds after the first class for any reason.

For more information and to register, please visit www.lasightsinger.com/la-local.

Questions? Call (310) 430-4802.

Affordable Housing Opportunities Available!

Interested in applying for affordable housing? Applications are now available for Parcel M Grand Avenue Apartments in Downtown and One Santa Fe in the Arts District. Parcel M Grand Avenue Apartments will accept completed applications by mail; all applications must be postmarked by June 30.

One Santa Fe has just announced they will no longer accept applications on a first come first serve basis. They have reconsidered their policy and have decided to instead implement a lottery system. Applications will be accepted in person and by mail between June 16 and June 18.

There is no longer any advantage to lining up prior to 9 a.m. on June 16 to submit applications. Please see the flyer released by the management company for further details.
 
Please know that the Affordable Housing Partnership for Artists is in no way affiliated with the tenant selection process of One Santa Fe and this was a decision made by the management company.

Further information can be found via the flyer, their FaceBook page, and at http://www.affordableartisthousing.org/.

Click here for income eligibility criteria, rents, applications and instructions for Parcel M Grand Avenue Apartments.
 
Click here to for income eligibility criteria, rents, application materials and instructions from One Santa Fe.
 
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 by the union nor is any warranty or guarantee implied.