Better Things Are Coming...

The first APP-NW quarterly meeting, a Workshop and Social Gathering (formerly Actors Happy hour) is coming!

APP-NW Preferred Producer ERICH DEMERATH, director and editor with the multi-award-winning Man Vs Film, will lead us through "How to create Eye-popping Show-reels and Tips on How to Source Your Material."

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Join us for a Members General Meeting right after our Social Gathering and before our Workshop to ratify two changes to the Bylaws.

Your opinion matters to us!

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SAVE THE DATE!

The Alliance of Professional Performers proudly presents: “Create eye-popping reels – and tips on how to source your material!”

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Membership General Meeting

We will be holding a 15 min. Members General Meeting right after our Social Gathering and before our Workshop to ratify two changes to the Bylaws; introduce our new calendar of events and listen to your suggestions and concerns (Information forthcoming). 6:00 pm Social Gathering 6:45 pm Members General Meeting 7:00 pm Show-reel Workshop.

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A Social Gathering, a General Meeting and a Workshop!

A new quarterly APP-NW workshop and social gathering (formerly Actors Happy hour!) We would really appreciate your help spreading the word about our upcoming event. You spoke and we listened. Meet-ups less often and with a career education element. The first APP-NW quarterly meeting, a Workshop and Social Gathering (formerly Actors Happy hour) is this coming Tuesday, May 17th at […]

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SAVE THE DATE!

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APP-NW Proudly presents: “Create eye-popping reels – and tips on how to source your material!” Presented by APP-NW preferred producer ERICH DEMERATH, head of the multi-award winning production company Man Vs Film Productions. Tuesday, May 17 – Venue TBA The Workshop will be followed by a Social Gathering* *This style of event will replace the previous Actors Happy Hour! Notice of Extraordinary General […]

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APP-NW Annual Meeting, February 16, 2016 Year in Review 2015 presented by Christopher Toyne, Co-chair

2015 has been a memorable year! Our monthly Actors Happy Hour – herein now referred to as AHH! – have been full of both cheer and packed with professional tips and information. We started off on JANUARY 20TH with our viewing at Wine On Williams of President Obama’s State of the Union and discussion thereafter. February 17th was last year’s Annual Meeting with the AHH! round-up and discussion of the future […]

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APP­-NW and Portland SAG­-AFTRA bring you another great WORKSHOP!!!

Taxes and Financial Stability for Freelance Performers RSVP here to reserve a seat. Moderator Harold Phillips brings together three professionals in the tax preparation, financial advisory and real estate fields to answer YOUR questions about balancing a freelance working life with the goal of financial stability… and getting your taxes done the RIGHT way before April 15! This is not a […]

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Actors Happy Hour is Back!

The Alliance of Professional Performers NW’s Actors Happy Hour is back! We’re a group of people who “get” you and the challenges you face as a professional performer in the Northwest market! Every third Tuesday of the month we’ll be hosting our Actors Happy Hour to meet up with fellow actors, producers, directors, writers and crew members of our film industry, and to […]

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It is your turn to run for the APP-NW Board of Directors.

As you know, APP-NW holds Board elections in February of each year – and we’d love to see YOUR name on the ballot! The Alliance of Professional Performers – NW is committed to improving and increasing the level of professionalism within our industry and to protecting performers through the establishment of workplace standards.  The majority of this work is taken on by the organization’s Board […]

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May Your Holidays Be Adorned with Hope and Happiness.

It’s Christmas day, and no matter what you celebrate, we’d like to wish everyone a safe and happy holiday season.

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October Actors Happy Hour!

Down time? Tune Up!  What to do in the off season to keep your skills sharp. Our shows have wrapped; holiday commercials have all been shot; theater seasons are cast. Don’t wrap yourself in a blanket and weep.  Come share with us how you keep your skills sharp and your body and mind at peak condition. Join the APP-NW revolution […]

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AHH! Wrap up.

September’s Actors Happy Hour! was a great start to the fall season with a lively discussion of Red Flags – what should alert you to problems on set and how you should react. APP-NW member and actor, Elizabeth Zimmerman, regaled us with some scary, some amusing “audition” ads from Craigslist and other sources, and some good sense tips about recognizing […]

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