Welcome to ACTRA Maritimes

ACTRA Maritimes represents more than 600 of Canada’s 27,000 professional performers working in English-language recorded media in Canada. As an advocate for Canadian culture since 1943, ACTRA is a member-driven union that continues to secure rights and respect for the work of professional performers.


President's Message

We are happy to announce that Sian Morris Ross has been hired as a part-time Business Representative for the Maritimes branch. Sian will be in the office starting September 7th to answer the phone, monitor emails and take care of any member-related inquiries. Sian can be reached at smorrisross@actra.ca or by calling the Maritimes branch office line at 902-420-1404.

What's filming in the Maritimes

With breathtaking landscapes, miles of unspoiled coastline, urban sophistication and small town ambiance, the Maritimes is an ideal location for film and television production.

Quick Links

HAVEN Helpline

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

ACTRA Magazine: Fall 2021

Enjoy the Fall 2021 edition of ACTRA Magazine… Catch up on the latest ACTRA news, stories, accolades and advice from around your union!