Archives: May 2017

05/01/17 Official Business

2016 Financial Reports

2016 Local 655 financial reports are now available in the members' section of the website:

MPTF Funding for Senior Centers

Once again the Music Performance Trust Fund has made funds available for single-musician performances in senior centers and nursing homes. If you have a senior center you would be interested in performing at, please contact us.

05/01/17 Last Month at the Local

Last month we worked with Michael Manley of the AFM's Touring Department to secure a contract for the Il Volo performance at the American Airlines Arena.

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05/01/17 Member Profiles

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05/01/17 Membership Benefits

Have you submitted your information to the AFM National Booking Agency, AFM Entertainment is now accepting registrations from AFM members who are solo artists or leaders of self-contained bands and ensembles.  Our collective success depends on a strong online presentation. To apply, you'll need professional photos, quality audio, a good video, and a well-written bio.

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05/01/17 That Union Thing

A leaked document shows ways British company Diliveroo has tried to avoid being seen as an employer.

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05/01/17 Local and Industry News

The Miami-Dade preservation board has voted to demolish the auditorium of the Coconut Grove Playhouse, and residents have filed an appeal.

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05/01/17 Membership Roster Changes

New, Reinstated, Resigned, and Suspended members for April 2017:

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