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The UBCP/ACTRA Women’s Committee would like to share ‘party safe’ strategies for members promoting projects or attending industry events during the 2019 award and festivals season. -

Only perpetrators are responsible for their crimes, but as a community we can all participate in prevention. As members have reported sexual assault, harassment, and misconduct in these circumstances, and UBCP/ACTRA has limited jurisdiction at industry events,  we recommend you : buddy up have a check-in plan – let someone know where you’re going and […]

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Lesley Ewen and Mel Tuck to Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards at 8th annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards -

On November 23, two integral members of the UBCP/ACTRA community will be honoured with distinguished lifetime achievement awards at the 8th annual UBCP/ACTRA awards show. Lesley Ewen will be presented the Lorena Gale Woman of Distinction Award, while Mel Tuck will receive the John Juliani Award of Excellence. “We are proud to honour Lesley with […]

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B.C.’s Annual Awards Spotlight the Brightest Talent In Television and Film Vancouver, BC (October 1, 2019) — UBCP/ACTRA, the autonomous branch of ACTRA in British Columbia, has announced this year’s nominees for the 8th Annual UBCP/ACTRA Awards. The awards ceremony honours five of its members for their exceptional contributions to the entertainment industry in the […]

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Winners of the Sam Payne Awards for 2018 announced -

Thirty-five 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, […]

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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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(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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