Archived webinar: UNEMPLOYMENT 101, pt 1 – Filing for Freelance Artists

California Shakespeare Theater Direct Address Series
UNEMPLOYMENT 101 – Filing for Freelance Artists
(with Safiya Fredericks) – specifically for California-based artists!

In response to requests from many in our community for aid in navigating the unemployment process, Cal Shakes reached out to a familiar face (Bay Area actor Safiya Fredericks) to offer her personal perspective on the process, and the particularities of applying as a freelance artist.

Please note, Safiya is not an unemployment expert and does not work for the EDD. For more information, check out

View the video here.