The SAG-AFTRA Board will be meeting in September, please feel free to contact any board member should you have questions or concerns to bring to the attention of the Board.
Michael Chekhov Actors Studio Boston’s Summer Intensives

The Michael Chekhov Actors Studio Boston’s is offering its annual Summer Intensives For Meisner And Chekhov techniques. Take a two-week course on the two core planks of the Meisner technique, such the repetition and “independent activities” exercises, or learn about Chekhov’s psychological approaches, exercises, and techniques—including the “psychological gesture.” The six week program will include actor training with MCASB director and master teacher Scott Fielding, internationally-awarded director and faculty member of the Michael Chekhov Association (MICHA).  
Meisner Intensive
When: 7 p.m., Tuesdays & Fridays from June 10-July 18

Chekhov Intensive
When: 7 p.m. on Wednesdays and 2:30 p.m. on Saturdays from June 11–July 19

$50 tuition discount offered to SAG-AFTRA members

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Local Events
Start: 08/25/2014 - 7:00pm
End: 08/25/2014 - 7:00pm

The SAG-AFTRA New England office will be holding a Background Town Hall meeting for members with questions or concerns around background work and associated contractual requirements, enforcement mechanisms, and how the union administers these.  

When:  7 p.m., Monday, Aug. 25

Start: 09/06/2014 - 12:00am
End: 09/06/2014 - 11:59pm

The Massachusetts Production Coalition is having its annual Mass Media Expo.

When: Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014

Where: WGBH Boston
One Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135

Be on the lookout for upcoming information about MPC’s expo. 

Start: 09/06/2014 - 11:00am
End: 09/06/2014 - 7:00pm

The Massachusetts Production Coalition is holding its annual expo. This year’s event will feature 50 film and media industry exhibitors and have panels with innovators, entrepreneurs, and talent from the film/television industry. Advance tickets are now available. 

When: 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014

Where: WGBH Boston
One Guest Street
Boston, MA 02135

Fee: $25—General Admission
$15—MPC Members

Start: 09/13/2014 - 11:00am
End: 09/13/2014 - 2:30pm

BookPALS are performer volunteers who share the magic of books by reading to children who attend underserved elementary schools in Boston and New England. They expose children to high quality literature and art through picture books to spread the love of books, the joy of reading, and the hope of literacy.

Join BookPALs for their fall kickoff event.

When: 11 a.m.- 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 13

Where: Boston Public Library, Commonwealth Salon
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA

Start: 09/27/2014 - 9:30am
End: 09/27/2014 - 5:30pm

Director/Producer/Acting Coach Tom Todoroff comes to Boston for a One Day Acting Intensive.

When: 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 27

Where: Deane Hall at the BCA at Calderwood Pavilion  
264 Tremont St. Boston 02115

First time observers are welcome at no charge.  Please email to confirm your space. You can find out more about the full class and a discount for Union members at WWW.TOMTODOROFF.COM