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Start: 02/03/2014 - 10:30am
End: 04/25/2014 - 4:00pm

When: The New York VITA office tax season four-day week runs from the first Monday in February through the last Friday in April.
Tax Season Office Hours: Monday, Feb. 3- Friday, Apr. 25, 2014
10:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, closed Tuesday.
The VITA office is open the remainder of the year (June – January) on Thursdays only.

Start: 04/23/2014 - 5:30pm
End: 04/23/2014 - 7:30pm

Toolkit for getting work and making the most of the work you get

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 23
Doors open at 5 p.m.

1900 Broadway, 5th Floor – Multipurpose Room
New York, NY
(Between 63rd and 64th Streets)

RSVP: Seating is limited and reservations are required. Click here to RSVP. Admittance with a reservation is on a first come, first served basis.

Start: 04/24/2014 - 2:00pm
End: 04/24/2014 - 5:00pm

When: 2-5 p.m., Thursday, April 24

Where: Grand Hyatt
109 East 42nd Street at Grand Central Station
New York, NY

Start: 04/24/2014 - 5:00pm
End: 04/24/2014 - 5:00pm

The SAG Foundation is still accepting short films and webseries for consideration for their upcoming showcase in June. Details are available at the link below.


Start: 04/25/2014 - 12:30pm
End: 04/25/2014 - 12:30pm

When: 12:30 p.m., Friday, April 25

Where: Writers Guild of America, East
250 Hudson Street, Suite 700 (at Dominick St.)
New York, New York 10013
Near C, E, F, 1 trains.

Start: 04/26/2014 - 10:00am
End: 04/26/2014 - 5:00pm

London-based organization Surviving Actors Ltd. are hosting their U.S. debut event - Actors Pro Expo - in New York April 26.

When: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday, April 26

Where: The Radisson Martinique on Broadway
49 West 32nd Street
New York, NY 10001

This event is a great platform for actors and performers to connect with industry professionals and services to develop their skills and work with services that will help enhance many aspects of an actor’s career. General admission is FREE.

Start: 04/29/2014 - 4:30pm
End: 04/29/2014 - 6:30pm

When: 4:30-6:30 p.m., Tuesday, April 29
Doors open at 4 p.m.

1900 Broadway, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10023
(Between 63rd and 64th Streets)

This new format Membership Meeting is not to be missed! Come see what SAG-AFTRA has to offer; meet your contracts staff, partner organizations and benefit plan representatives.


Start: 05/02/2014 - 5:30pm
End: 05/02/2014 - 7:30pm

When: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Friday, May 2

Where: The Richardson
451 Graham Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Start: 05/05/2014 - 6:00pm
End: 05/05/2014 - 6:00pm

When: 6 p.m., Monday, May 5

Where: Bruno Walter Auditorium
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts
65th Street & Amsterdam Avenue

This program is produced by Betty Corwin and was made possible by the generous support of The Betty R. and Ralph Sheffer Foundation.

Free admission, seating first-come, first served.

LPTW: Promoting Visibility and Increasing Opportunities for Women in Theatre. www.theatrewomen.org.

Start: 05/08/2014 - 6:00pm
End: 05/08/2014 - 8:00pm

The only way you can guarantee that you’ll ever book a decent role or get noticed in this industry is to write and produce your own projects! This seminar is designed to show actors, producers and directors how quick and easy it is to create their projects using union talent. Theatrical Business Representatives will walk you through signing SAG-AFTRA short film, low-budget indie, or web-series contracts; from start to finish.

When: 6-8 p.m., Thursday, May 8