SAG-AFTRA WORKSHOP

SAG-AFTRA National Native Americans Committee

Invites You To

“BUSINESS OF ACTING” WORKSHOP”

at Green Bay Film Festival

 

SAG-AFTRA National Native Americans Committee presents an informative, interactive “Business of Acting” workshop taught by professional actors, a casting director and other industry experts during the 2013 Green Bay Film Festival.  Participation is free and open to all ethnicities.

Workshop instructors include casting director Rene Haynes (The Twilight Saga: Eclipse & New Moon, Into the West), actress Delanna Studi (Edge of America), actor Brian Wescott (Christmas in the Clouds), and acting/dialect coach Nadia Venesse (The Help, Pacific Rim).

The workshop gives a thorough insight into headshots, resumes, reels, representation, audition tapes, social media resources, camera technique and an overview of the acting industry.

 Audition Opportunity:  Also, a select group from the audience will have an opportunity to practice auditioning with feedback from the workshop leaders and casting director.  In order to address camera technique, the audition will be live-projected on a big screen.
When: Sunday, March 3rd, 2013.  Event is from 1PM to 4PM CST.

Where:  Radisson Hotel & Convention Center
2040 Airport Drive
Green Bay, WI 54313

Parking:  Free parking available in the hotel lot or garage.

This is a free event.  

Submitting to Audition:   If you are interested in the opportunity to participate in the audition portion of the workshop, send your digital headshot & resume to the RSVP email sagaftraworkshop@gbfilmfestival.org  no later thanFriday, February 15, 2013 by 5pm CST.  

 You do not need to be a SAG-AFTRA member to be selected.

The workshop casting director will select a diverse group of participants from a wide range of ethnicities, age and acting experience.  You will be notified in advance of the event if you are selected to audition, and you will receive sides to practice.  If you are not selected, you will still have the opportunity to drop off your headshot in person at the event for the casting director.

For more information or ADA accommodations, please contact: SAG-AFTRA EEO & Diversity at diversity@sagaftra.org or (323) 549-6644. 

About SAG-AFTRA
SAG-AFTRA represents more than 165,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. With national offices in Los Angeles and New York and local offices nationwide, SAG-AFTRA members work together to secure the strongest protections for media artists into the 21st century and beyond. Visit SAG-AFTRA online at SAGAFTRA.org.