Welcome to ACTRA Ottawa

ACTRA Ottawa represents the interests of more than 400 talented, professional performers in the National Capital Region and is one of the nine branches of ACTRA (Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists), the national union of over 27,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media in Canada.


Website Maintenance alert!

ACTRA Members, please note all ACTRA websites (National and Branch) and systems, including ACTRAonline and the ACTRA Member Zone, will be down for maintenance and inaccessible from 9:00 p.m. ET Friday, May 29 until 8:00 p.m. ET Saturday, May 30. We thank you in advance for your understanding.

COVID-19 Updates

ACTRA will be updating this page regularly with information related to the COVID-19 health crisis as it becomes available. Please check back frequently for updates.

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HAVEN Helpline

Available to members of ACTRA and the Directors Guild of Canada, HAVEN Helpline is a national, bilingual critical incident reporting line offering counselling and support services.

ACTRA Magazine: Winter 2020

Enjoy the Winter 2020 edition of ACTRA Magazine… Catch up on the latest ACTRA news, stories, accolades and advice from around your union!