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Start: 09/19/2016 - 12:00am
End: 09/19/2016 - 2:00am

When: 5 - 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 18

Where: W Austin Hotel
200 Lavaca Street, Austin, TX 78701
City Garage Parking $10 after 5 p.m.; Rideshare from Omni to W Hotel available through Ridefare.com (use code: SAG2016) or InstaRyde (existing riders use code: atx5)

The Austin Actors Conservatory presents our annual industry mixer with SAG-AFTRA members, Writers Guild of America members, producers, casting directors and agents.

Start: 09/30/2016 - 5:00pm
End: 10/02/2016 - 12:00am

Join your fellow Houston-Austin members at the MPAC Mini Film Festival at the University of Houston Central Campus. The festival will feature special guest Kim Fields (The Facts of Life)and SAG-AFTRA Dallas-Fort Worth Executive Director Trish Avery.

When: Sept. 30 – Oct. 1

Where: University of Houston Central Campus – Student Life Center
4800 Calhoun Center
Houston, TX 77004

Start: 09/20/2016 - 12:30am
End: 09/20/2016 - 2:30am

Using SAG-AFTRA contracts is easier than you may expect. Attend this presentation to become familiar with the SAG-AFTRA low budget and new media agreements and learn how to employ SAG-AFTRA members in your projects. This workshop will be presented by Cynthia Williams, Regional Education & Outreach Liaison – who is visiting from the SAG-AFTRA office in Los Angeles.


When: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 19
5:30 – 6 p.m. – Registration
6 – 7:30 p.m. – Presentation and Q&A

Start: 09/18/2016 - 8:30pm
End: 09/18/2016 - 10:30pm

When: 1:30 – 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 18 
(Doors open at 1 p.m.)

Where: Omni South Park in the Oak Room
4140 Governors Row,
Austin, TX 78744
Free parking.

Join your fellow Houston-Austin members and learn important information on the President’s Task Force on Education, Outreach and Engagement, the SAG Awards and the Commercials Recapture Initiative.

Start: 08/21/2016 - 9:30pm
End: 08/21/2016 - 11:30pm

Please join us for the Austin Script2Screen team live read of Fly Me to The Moon by David Rakowiecki. The Script2Screen series is a live read by professional actors of un-produced film or TV scripts before an industry audience. Scripts are selected from professional writers and/or script festival winners. They are rehearsed, directed and performed by professionals before casting directors, producers, directors, potential investors and industry pros for one performance only.

Start: 08/26/2016 - 12:00am
End: 08/26/2016 - 2:00am

SAG-AFTRA is pleased to announce a presentation on The Landscape of Scripted Dramatic Entertainment on Thursday, Aug. 25.

This presentation is intended to help the membership understand the current state of the industry under which SAG-AFTRA will be negotiating the Producer–SAG-AFTRA Codified Basic Agreement and the SAG-AFTRA Television Agreement, which expire on June 30, 2017.

Start: 08/27/2016 - 8:00pm
End: 08/27/2016 - 11:00pm

Performer, coach and communications expert Eleese Lester is offering a workshop on audio prompter techniques for those looking to enhance their skills in corporate/educational communications. Eleese has spent more than 35 years providing corporate and private training to performers, business leaders, news anchors, and sports figures. Join her for this special workshop on raising your profile and enhancing your skills.

When: 1 - 4 p.m., Saturday, August 27

Start: 07/20/2016 - 12:30am
End: 07/20/2016 - 2:30am

The Houston-Austin Membership Outreach Committee and the Houston-Austin Social Committee would like to invite you to the local’s monthly Membership Mixer.

This will allow members the opportunity to meet, talk and enjoy a relaxed atmosphere with fellow members, and share ideas on membership outreach participation in community service projects and other activities. 

We look forward to seeing you there!

When: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. (and beyond, if you wish!), Tuesday, July 19.