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SAGA hosts international delegation: Plug in to global developments

The South African Guild of Actors in excited to be hosting a series of conferences in both Johannesburg and Cape Town next week, aimed at strengthening actors’ rights to decent working conditions and fair compensation. SAGA is of course fortunate … Continue reading

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How Much? Claim Agency through Financial Savvy

As independent contractors we enjoy none of those safety-nets afforded the regular nine-to-fivers: pension fund; paid leave, including sick-leave; unemployment insurance; medical aid and access to workman’s compensation and, for those fortunate enough in these tough economic times, an annual bonus. No, we’re independent contractors, we’re free agents. Continue reading

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So, what’s your real job?

By Adrian Galley “…Yeah, I’ve only seen that kid in class, but he never does anything. He’s more like a prop”.  (Eric Cartman – ‘Southpark’) As the long-running soap-opera ‘Generations’ goes off air, the 16 actors at the centre of … Continue reading

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