The Kaufherr Members Resource Center (KMRC) is a multi-purpose resource center available to SAG-AFTRA and AEA members. The KMRC serves as a resource center for Chicago actors to connect, engage and activate their careers. The center provides user-friendly technology, audio/video editing suites, and rehearsal or audition space.
Since its inception in June of 2001, The KMRC has logged over 10,000 visits by local union actors.
Open Monday thru Friday 9 am to 5 pm and Wednesday until 9 pm. The Center is closed on all SAG-AFTRA holidays.
The mission of the KMRC is to support Chicago's professional actors in:
- marketing their talent,
- enhancing their skills, and
- support their resolve to make a living at their craft.
Create a professional-looking demo reel, record a video audition self-submission, or rehearse on-camera. The video room is also available for auditions.
The KMRC offers free computer usage on a PC or MAC. Print, fax, scan or copy. Have a meeting, network with peers, research or rehearse.
TAKE A CLASS
One-on-one technology training is held every Wednesday from 5:30 to 9:00 pm. Learn how to use the audio room, video room, or computer training. You must register in advance for a training session. You can also schedule one-on-one training during the week 9:30 am- 4:00 pm.
You must be a member of SAG-AFTRA or AEA in good standing to use the Center.