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Tue, 10/28/2014 - 13:58

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Wed, 10/15/2014 - 16:38

When: Wednesday, Dec. 10

Where: SAG-AFTRA
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated.

Join the Los Angeles Host Committee on the evening of Dec. 10 for merriment and cheer at SAG-AFTRA Los Angeles headquarters. Usher in the winter season with fellow members and good fun.

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Tue, 10/14/2014 - 16:53

On Sept. 11, state Sen. Holly J. Mitchell, SAG-AFTRA and IATSE hosted a meeting between representatives from California’s Employment Development Department and union members. State officials provided critical tips on applying for unemployment insurance. The workshop, tailored toward performers and crew, explored how to file a claim, qualifications and how to navigate the unemployment insurance system. They also answered specific questions one-on-one for those who needed more information.

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Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:50

Support the Stuntmen’s Association’s 52nd Annual Troy Melton Golf Tournament Benefitting the Injured Stuntmen’s Fund, Sept. 13-14

Attend the Stuntmen Associations 52nd Annual Troy Melton Golf Tournament Benefitting the Injured Stuntmen’s Fund. Registration costs include entry into all events, 36 holes of golf, cart, lunch, banquet dinner and chance to win various prizes! Take a shot at winning over $5,000 in prizes and giveaways.

Contact: (800) 772-8527 – Stuntmen’s Association Group

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Mon, 09/08/2014 - 09:44

When: Six weeks beginning Oct. 14, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tuesdays (basic), Wednesdays (intermediate) and Thursdays (advanced)

Where: SAG-AFTRA
Frank Maxwell Boardroom - lobby Level
5757 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
Parking will be validated.

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Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:40

The January 2015 showcase will be directed by Rick Najera and presented in association with SAG-AFTRA, East West Players and The Robey Theatre Company.

CBS Entertainment will sponsor its 10th annual Diversity Sketch Comedy Showcase for diverse sketch comedians in January 2015 in Los Angeles. Executive producer and writer Rick Najera (Mad TV, Latinolouges, Nothing Like The Holidays, In Living Color) will return to direct. Fern Orenstein, CBS Senior Vice President, Casting, will cast and serve as the executive producer.

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Fri, 08/01/2014 - 17:36

Only a few spots left!

Due to high interest the deadline has been extended to Friday, Aug. 22. Increase your skills and professional background with the services provided by the Los Angeles Conservatory.

The Los Angeles Conservatory provides programming in voiceover, theatrical/commercial cold reading techniques, improvisation and more. And, if that’s not enough, as a conservatory member, you get the opportunity to audition for American Film Institute (AFI) student films when you register for the casting database. Registration is easy as 1-2-3.

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Wed, 07/23/2014 - 13:28

The Streamy Awards honor the best in online video and the creators behind it. The annual event brings together the biggest names in YouTube and online video for a night of celebration, discovery and meaningful recognition.

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Wed, 05/28/2014 - 15:10

California (May 28, 2014) – The California Film and Television Production Alliance – a coalition of guilds, unions, producers, small businesses, and associations that have worked together for more than a decade to promote, improve, and enhance film and television production in the State of California – today issued the following statement regarding the California State Assembly’s passage of Assembly Bill 1839 (Gatto/Bocanegra), the California Film and Television Job Retention and Promotion Act.

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