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New Mexican SAG/AFTRA Native members invited to online casting workshop

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The “Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Foundation” has a program called the “Casting Access Project” (CAP). It brings in film & TV casting directors to hold workshops free to union members of SAG & the “American Federation of Television and Radio Artists” (AFTRA). CAP holds these workshops in Los Angeles, New York & through the online Internet.

The SAG foundation FAQ section covers how to sign up for CAP workshops. Below are three bullet points from them:

  • To qualify for CAP online, you must be a paid-up, full-membership, “active” status SAG-AFTRA member living outside of New York or Los Angeles. You must also complete the CAP Online Orientation, before participating in any CAP Online workshop.”

  • There is no event to attend to complete the online CAP Orientation. SAG Foundation facilitates CAP Online Orientations 4 times a year and you must RSVP to the CAP Online Orientation event on our website, at the appropriate time.

  • When a new CAP online event is announced on our website, click on the RSVP link to request space in the event. Eligible actors are added on a first-come/first-served basis. You will be notified by e-mail if you are confirmed for the event.

The New Mexico chapter of SAG/AFTRA members are invited to an online CAP workshop. This includes Native Americans. According to the official website of the SAG foundation. Below is the full information on the next CAP workshop for New Mexicans.

  • Karina Walters / CD-Assoc. on (TV) “The Watch”, “Awkward”, “Burn Notice”, “The Shield”, Princess Protection Program.”

  • Sunday, March 02, 2014.

  • You must be available to upload your video between March 6th and March 10th

  • Residents of Los Angeles and New York are not eligible for this program.

  • Seats are available.

  • You must have completed a CAP online orientation in order to be eligible for this workshop.

  • On March 3rd, we will send information to the actors who have a confirmed RSVP on how to upload your scene.

  • Your scene must be uploaded no later than March 10th at midnight.

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