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Start: 05/21/2018 - 5:30pm
End: 05/22/2018 - 4:30pm

For most people in creative arts and entertainment, work is episodic. "Survival work," taken on to make ends meet, can be draining and distract from leading your best creative life.


In the workshop, Managing a Life in the Biz: Career Strategies for Industry Professionals, you'll learn how you can find "survival work" that suits your values, uses your preferred skills and complements your life in the biz.

Where: The Actors Fund Office, 8 S. Michigan Ave.


Start: 06/11/2018 - 6:00pm
End: 06/11/2018 - 8:00pm

Monday, June 11, 6-8 p.m.


Attention new and existing members: Join us for a chance to hear from member leaders and staff about your union and all of the great ways to get involved. Learn new things and get answers to any questions you have about SAG-AFTRA. Hope to see you there!


Start: 03/20/2018 - 6:00pm
End: 03/20/2018 - 8:00pm

The SAG-AFTRA Chicago Local will be convening a W&W (wages and working conditions) meeting for the upcoming contract negotiations for the National Code of Fair Practice for Network Television Broadcasting.

Shows that have recently been covered by the code in the Chicago area include The Detroiters, Hot Date and Judge Mathis.

If you have worked on any of these productions and are interested in sharing your ideas and coming up with proposals for the national negotiating committee, you are encouraged to attend.

When: Tuesday, March 20, at 6 p.m.

Start: 03/20/2018 - 4:00pm
End: 03/20/2018 - 6:00pm

Cedric Jackson, SAG-AFTRA's director of stunts and safety, will be in Chicago to conduct a seminar on safety on set. If you have questions about what constitutes a stunt upgrade if you are a principal or background performer, what you should do if you feel unsafe on a set, or anything else you want to know about safety in the workplace, this is the seminar for you.

When: Tuesday, March 20 from 4 - 6 p.m.

1 E. Erie, Suite 660
Chicago, IL

When: 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday, March 22

Where: KMRC
1 E. Erie, Suite 660
Chicago, IL

Industry insiders will discuss commercial voiceover, other voiceover genres and trends in casting and advertising. Find out what our union is doing to organize new work and recapture work we've lost.