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Wed, 07/09/2014 - 09:31

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Online registration for the upcoming 2014-2015 season of the New York SAG-AFTRA/WGAE Film Society is available as of Tuesday, July 8, 2014 to all members in good standing with the union. The new season kicks off in September and runs through August 2015. 

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Tue, 06/03/2014 - 12:06

Open Door is a program which offers members one-on-one appointments with agents and casting directors.

Additional information with specific dates will be sent in August. Check your email and the event notices on SAGAFTRA.org/ny for updates!

Questions? Email nyopendoor@sagaftra.org

Tue, 05/20/2014 - 13:55

The following is being sent on behalf of The Actors Fund
**Please note that this notice is being sent to you for your information only. This housing development has no affiliation with SAG-AFTRA or The Actors Fund. The text below does not represent a complete set of application instructions. Please follow the links provided, read carefully and follow the indicated instructions. SAG-AFTRA has no additional information regarding this matter.

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Wed, 04/30/2014 - 07:40

Upon completion of the mandatory orientation process, SAG-AFTRA members in good standing are eligible to participate in the monthly audition and cold reading workshops, conducted by well-known casting professionals.

THERE IS NO EVENT TO ATTEND – the entire process can be completed online.

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Wed, 04/09/2014 - 08:31

To: All SAG-AFTRA Members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with, Nouvelle Talent in New York.

From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Professional Representatives
Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Professional Representatives

Date: April 7, 2014

Re: Surrender of Franchise – Legacy AFTRA franchise

Please note that the SAG-AFTRA franchise for Nouvelle Talent for Modeling in New York has been surrendered as of April 2, 2014.

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Thu, 04/03/2014 - 13:52
Yes, this year, as in years past, SAG-AFTRA will be fielding a softball team as part of the Performing Arts Softball League. Games are played on Mondays at noon in Central Park at the Hecksher fields just north of 59thStreet toward Central Park West Street, enter at 64thStreet. If you want to be a team member send an email with “SOFTBALL” in the subject line to newyork@sagaftra.org.
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Mon, 03/10/2014 - 09:37

To:  All SAG-AFTRA Members who are currently represented by, or previously been affiliated with Associated Booking Corporation, New York

From: Zino Macaluso, National Director/Sr. Counsel, Professional Representatives
Megan Capuano, Associate National Director, Professional Representatives

Date:  March 6, 2014

Re:  Status of Union Franchise for Associated Booking Corporation

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Tue, 02/18/2014 - 13:00

The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary’s Voice and Swallowing Institute invites SAG-AFTRA members to check out their vocal health website for tips http://vocalheatlh.org the Sing Well Facebook page http://facebook.com/singwellvsi. Sing Well is a community of artists who support each other by sharing their vocal experiences and health tips. You can post questions that a physician will answer and offer your own thoughts.

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Thu, 02/13/2014 - 04:14

Due to inclement weather in the New York area, the SAG-AFTRA New York Local will be closed on Thursday, Feb. 13.

In the event the weather causes further office closures members will be notified via email.
 
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.