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UBCP/ACTRA International Women’s Day Honouree – Valerie Sing Turner - The UBCP/ACTRA Women’s Committee names Valerie Sing Turner as the International Women’s Day honouree, in recognition of her outstanding contribution to the Union, the industry, and causes of social justice.
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2018 UBCP/ACTRA Awards Winners - The 7th annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards took place this evening honouring five members for their work in B.C.’s creative industries over the past year. With over 50 nominees, winners were announced in the following categories:
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The 7th Annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards Gala will honour two of Canada’s top talent with distinguished lifetime achievement awards. - The 7th Annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards Gala will honour two of Canada’s top talent with distinguished lifetime achievement awards. Lauro Chartrand-DelValle (WAR OF THE PLANET OFTHE APES) will be presented with the John Juliani Award of Excellence and Jennifer Clement (DIARY OF A WIMPY KID) will receive the Lorena Gale Woman of Distinction Award. The UBCP/ACTRA Awards will be held on Saturday, December 8 at the Vancouver Playhouse with over 600 industry professionals including UBCP/ACTRA members, press and politicians in attendance.
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GIVE WHAT YOU HAVE – Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre & Shelter - To make a donation please drop off you items at: The UBCP/ACTRA Office 30-380 West 2nd Avenue, Vancouver, V5K 2P1 Monday – Friday 9 AM – 4:30 PM Deadline: Friday 14th December at 4PM
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UBCP/ACTRA AWARDS 2018 NOMINEES ANNOUNCED - (Vancouver, BC) – To help celebrate BC performers’ remarkable achievements, the 7th annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards Gala will honour five of its members on December 8th, 2018 for work done this past year.
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UBCP/ACTRA Executive Board By-Election Results - UBCP/ACTRA Executive Board Director for January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020 Of 4,237 eligible voters, 559 participated for a 13.2% participation rate. You have selected Paul Dzenkiw to be your new Executive Board Director.   DIRECTORS VOTES STATUS Paul DZENKIW 242 DIRECTOR Todd THOMSON 123 DIRECTOR Sabrina PRADA 91 DIRECTOR Simon MACINTYRE 42 DIRECTOR […]
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UBCP/ACTRA Executive Board By-election 2018 All Candidates Meeting - An All Candidates Meeting will be held on July 14, 2018 at 10:00 AM at the Union office. All Full, Apprentice and Background Members are welcome to attend.
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UBCP/ACTRA Executive Board By-election 2018 - Due to a vacancy for the position of Director on the UBCP/ACTRA Executive Board (Term: January 1, 2018 through December 31, 2020) a by-election will be held.
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BC FILM INDUSTRY UNIONS LAUNCH MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION CAMPAIGN AND PSA - BC’s motion picture industry unions – Teamsters 155, DGC BC, UBCP/ACTRA, IATSE 891, and ICG 669 – launch Calltime: Mental Health – a campaign of support and empowerment for workers in British Columbia’s film and television industry facing mental health and addiction challenges.
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Winners of the Sam Payne Awards for 2017 announced by UBCP/ACTRA - APRIL 4, 2018, VANCOUVER, B.C. – Thirty-six years after his death, the legacy left by Sam Payne continues to be applauded by the British Columbia acting community. One of Canada’s well loved and respected professional actors, Sam Payne is remembered not only for his contribution to Canadian theatre, film, radio and television, but also for his personal attributes, which included humanity, artistic integrity and encouragement of new talent.
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