Local Events

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, please contact the Los Angeles Executive Office at (323) 549-6459.

Local Events

Join us for a fascinating and educational evening hosted by the Background Actors Education & Outreach Committee in which SAG-AFTRA Director of Background Actors Department Fatna Sallak-Williams will moderate a panel of the following seasoned background-actor casting directors:

Start: 02/28/2017 - 5:30pm
End: 02/28/2017 - 9:00pm

Ending Black History Month with a celebration, SAG-AFTRA and The Hollywood Confidential present an open forum for aspiring actors, producers, writers and directors to gain insight on the inner workings of the industry. The evening will start with a welcome from SAG-AFTRA President Gabrielle Carteris, SAG-AFTRA National Executive Director David White, and SAG-AFTRA Chair of the National EEO Committee Bertila Damas.

When: 1 – 4 p.m., Wednesday, Mar. 1

Where: SAG-AFTRA Plaza
James Cagney Boardroom - Lobby Level
Parking will be validated.

Join us for our monthly event presented by the SAG-AFTRA L.A. Member Education Program where Shaan Sharma, Backstage contributor, working actor, acting coach, veteran commercial casting session director, and SAG-AFTRA Conservatory Committee member will be sharing everything you need to know in order to successfully pursue a commercial and on-camera acting career!

When: 7 p.m., Thursday, March 2
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Where: SAG-AFTRA Plaza
James Cagney Boardroom - Lobby Level 
Parking will be validated.

SAG-AFTRA invites you and a guest to an evening celebrating the visionary producers at 3Pas Studios, in conversation with The Wall Street Journal'sErich Schwartzel. 

Start: 03/09/2017 - 7:00pm
End: 03/09/2017 - 9:00pm

When: 7 – 9 p.m., Monday, March 9  
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Parking will be validated.

Where: SAG-AFTRA Plaza
James Cagney Boardroom – Lobby Level

This second Unspoken Rules of the Industry panel event focuses on television and it's ever-changing landscape. This fresh ensemble of interesting and diverse professional television, writers, show runners, directors, producers and actors will explore ideas and etiquette of working in television specifically.