Foundation Debuts at Actorfest!

October 2, 2009

ActorfestComing up on our 25th Anniversary of assisting, educating and inspiring actors, the SAG Foundation is delighted to make its first appearance at Actorfest LA, Back Stage’s 17th annual conference dedicated to bringing the acting community together with the industry’s most influential casting directors, agents, managers, producers and directors.

The one-day event provides excellent opportunities for actors in Los Angeles and New York to learn from experts and gain essential career planning advice in film, TV, theatre and other performing arts disciplines. This year, BACK STAGE is teaming up with NBC, Telemundo, Nickelodeon (NY only), TeenNick (NY only), and Disney Auditions (LA only) to offer the largest range of open casting calls in the history of Actorfest. There will also be opportunities to meet other casting directors and to drop off head shots.

Actorfest will be held in these two locations:

Saturday, November 14, 2009
9am – 5pm
California Market Center
110 E. Ninth Street
Los Angeles, CA

Saturday, October 24th, 2009
Hammerstein Ballroom
34th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues
New York, NY

A very special discount is available to SAG members. Basic registration is free, and the special Promotional Code “SAGMEM”, when used at registration, takes 15% OFF the cost of all workshops!

Just go to to register.

A complete schedule of workshops and directors is available at

Don’t forget to visit the SAG Foundation’s booth at Actorfest LA!