ACTRA (Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists) is the national union of professional performers working in the English-language recorded media in Canada. ACTRA represents the interests of 23,000 members across the country – the foundation of Canada’s highly-acclaimed professional performing community.
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- Cathia Badiere Appointed Director, Research, ACTRA National - TORONTO, ON -- Cathia Badiere has been appointed ACTRA National Director, Research, effective immediately. Reporting to Stephen Waddell, National Executive Director and Chief Negotiator, Cathia will oversee ACTRA’s collective bargaining, policy and industry research to support ACTRA’s objective of improving the working lives of Canadian professional performers.
- Budget 2017: Government must seize opportunity to build stronger creative industries - The Canadian union representing 23,000 performers in film, television and digital media across the country will be front and centre in the policy discussions on Broadcast Policy and Intellectual Property Rights announced in yesterday’s Budget.
- ACTRA and SAG-AFTRA partner to promote production under union contracts - SAG-AFTRA and ACTRA, the leading unions for North American performers, today announced an expansion of their strategic alliance including the development of a joint plan to address non-union production in North America. Under the #WorkingTogether initiative the two unions will pool resources to promote the value of union work to employers and engagers while increasing work opportunities for members.
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