• In recognition of SAGA’s success in building solidarity with actor unions around the world and in maintaining its affiliate membership of the International Federation of Actors (FIA), IMDbPro has, once again, agreed to provide access to our members at an exclusive 25% discount.

  • SAGA is drawing attention to an industry in crisis, with 78% of women working in film and TV saying they are discriminated against because of their gender. It's video series pull back the veil of magic around the world of cinema to reveal that women both on camera and behind the camera face often insurmountable obstacles to succeeding.

  • Amongst us, our organisations represent over half a million South Africans. In South Africa the law has not protected our interests. We work in industries where many of us are systematically disempowered. We are working under apartheid-era legislation which favours historical and international monopolies which have control of money and power. This power imbalance must end now.

  • The Copyright Amendment Bill and the Performers Protection Amendment Bill ensure that actors will never again be forced to sign away all their rights.  But international and local media organizatio

2015/6 Workshops

Part of SAGA's mission is to uphold the excellence and harness the passion of the performance industry. So, we've come up with a few novel ways to hone your craft, network and tantalise those acting taste buds. We're excited to offer all our members the opportunity to be part of various workshops presented throughout the year. Whether you're interested in accent classes, voice over tips, casting guidelines and etiquette, advice on how to manage your finances or a guiding hand while reading your contract, we have something for everyone.

The most respected people in the industry are called upon to chat to members and impart knowledge and skill. Past guests have included the likes of Hans Strydom, Fiona Ramsay, Jurgie Wagener and Bonnie Lee Bouman. As a member you get access to the best of the best.

Planned Events (provisional)

The Professional Actor

The Professional Actor

News relating to our profession

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Why I'm a SAGA Member

Video Testimonials

Our members tell us why they joined SAGA

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