ADLA ’19 Registration Desk Open (The Whittier Foyer)
Members’ Continental Breakfast (The Whittier Foyer)
ACTORS WITHOUT BORDERS
Have your questions ready for this not-to-be missed immigration and tax do’s and don’ts panel with renowned immigration lawyer Lorraine D’Alessio Esq., tax specialist Mo Ahmad and ACTRA members Elysia Rotaru (Dead Again in Tombstone, Arrow) and Xiao Sun (Ascension, Mother!).
OFFICIAL ACTRA WELCOME TO ADLA ’19 (Whittier Room)
With ACTRA National Vice President Keith Martin Gordey
WORKING FOR YOU: The ACTRA and AFBS Reports
These panels give L.A.-based members the chance to catch up with their union and benefits providers in one place. Actra Fraternal Benefit Society President/CEO Bob Underwood, AFBS Chair Ferne Downey and AFBS CFO Ron Zammit keep you up-to-date with the latest developments from their organization, followed by news from ACTRA National Vice President Keith Martin Gordey, ACTRA National Trea$urer Theresa Tova and Director of ACTRA Performers' Rights Society and ACTRA Recording Artists’ Collecting Society Laurie McAllister.
THE ADLA ’19 EARLY BIRD PRIZE DRAW
Early attendees receive a ticket to the Early Bird Draw to be held during the WORKING FOR YOU panel. One lucky ACTRA member will win an Apple Watch (Series 3 with GPS + Cellular) courtesy of AFBS!
THE ADLA '19 LUNCH SOCIAL (The Oasis Courtyard)
Join your ACTRA friends for a delicious lunch! The members’ conference will resume in The Whittier Room at 2PM sharp.
CASTING YOUR CAREER
Hollywood casting directors Deborah Aquila (La La Land, Shawshank Redemption), Jason Kennedy (NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles), international talent manager Marc Hamou and audition coach Ayumi Iizuka share valuable tips for auditions, call-backs and on how to nail the part.
Refreshments Available (The Whittier Foyer)
THE CANADIAN WAY
Canadian stars Elisha Cuthbert (The Ranch, Goon), Amanda Crew (Silicon Valley, Charlie St. Cloud), Roger Cross (Coroner, 24) and 2019 ACTRA National Award of Excellence recipient Jay Baruchel share their experiences, the challenges and the rewards of balancing successful careers on both sides of the border.
THE STARDUST SOCIAL (The Stardust Penthouse)
Join us on The Beverly Hilton’s famous rooftop Stardust Penthouse and Patio for the best Canadian party in Los Angeles! Mingle with ACTRA members and industry guests as the sun sets over the L.A. skyline, and gather together to celebrate as we present the ACTRA National Award of Excellence to Jay Baruchel!