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Second Sunday Readings

Posted: May 16, 2017 by foractors in Announcements

Every second Sunday of the month, F.A.B.A. hosts table reads of original works. Come see professional working actors read new scripts written by professional working writers. Q&A to follow. For more info:


May 21st at 12pm:

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Drama UK 2016 Los Angeles Showcase video

Posted: February 6, 2017 by foractors in Announcements

Images from Halloween Creative Mash Up 2016

Posted: December 8, 2016 by foractors in Announcements


Hollyshorts red carpet photos. May 21st, 2015

Posted: May 31, 2015 by foractors in Announcements

February 12, 2015 Creative Mash Up is back!

Once per month, Actors, Directors, Writers, Musicians and other creative professionals are invited to F.A.B.A. for an evening of fun creative exploration and challenges. The next Creative Mash Up is Feb. 12th@ 7pm. For more info clickhere.

February 22, 2015 3pm.  F.A.B.A. Hosts Gold Medalist Miki Barber

SetWidth644-Mikele-Barber-100m-USA2This event is FREE to all Actors but you must RSVP at or 323.942.9228

A career of a Pro Actor is no less competitive than a career of a Pro Athlete. Learn dedication, structure, and discipline from an olympic athlete.  Join us for a conversation with one of the world’s fastest women.  Hear what her prep involves and apply her techniques to your acting career.

February 28, 2015. “The Job That Comes Before The Job”. A 1-Day workshop for actors and writers.

From “A to Y” this one day workshop will teach you how to get from “Audition to You’re Hired”.kenrotcop

Only $99.       To reserve your spot, contact us at 323.942.9228 or make your paymenthere.

Ken Rotcop having been an award winning producer, writer, and creative head of four studios.  He has sat in on dozens and dozens of auditions, interviews and showcases.  He has taken extensive notes on what makes a great impression and what flops.
Spend a day with Ken and learn how you can personally make producers and executives never forget who you are.  Ken has done his graduate work in psychology and will put you through a series of fun filled exercises that will awaken your senses and give you a better understanding of yourself.
March 15, 2015. “Awakening The Actor Within” A 1-Day Workshop For Actors.
Stephen 138Are you feeling “stuck” in your career?
Are you feeling unfocused and blocked?
C. Stephen Foster author of “Awakening the Actor Within” conducts a ONE DAY, 3 HOUR intensive for actors who wish to rediscover their passion and desire to ACT!

Only $80. Spots are limited. 

For more info, contact us at 323.942.9228 or

Youth Talent Program starts 9.14.2013

Posted: August 9, 2013 by foractors in Announcements, Programs

Youth Talent Program starts on September 14, 2013!


Young actors possess natural instincts and ingenuity. Our Young Talent Program focuses on enriching and guiding these unique gifts. Our instructors provide a foundation and add structure. Students learn to make strong intuitive choices in their work and apply their creative abilities to requirements of any professional environment in the entertainment industry.

In addition to training and education, F.A.B.A. provides actors with opportunities to meet Talent Agents, Casting Directors, Filmmakers, and Producers.
Our fun learning atmosphere is deigned to improve self- confidence, self- awareness, communication and listening skills, focus and concentration.

Classes are kept small (6-8 students per instructor) in order to make sure each student gets the attention and opportunity they deserve.

Instructors provide Parents with Resources and information about the Film and TV Industry.

To sign up or to get more info contact us now at 323.942.9228 or email to

This week’s INDUSTRY GUEST is Writer/Director L.Philippe Casseus

 CasseusDeNiro L. Philippe Casseus and Robert De Niro on the set of “Freelancers”.
See trailer for Freelancers here.

Writer/Director L. Philippe Casseus is from Queens, New York. After a career in set lighting department on music videos for legendary directors and artists (Fincher, Grey, Romanack, Lee, Ratner — Jay-Z, Mariah, Aguilara, Prince, Kravitz).

Directing videos soon led to writing/directing, sometimes shooting short films. At Floored and Lifted (webisode) Casseus directed shorts staring Maurissa Tancheroen (writer producer: Dollhouse, Spartacus, the S.H.I.E.L.D.) and Malcolm Barrett (American Violet, Better Of Ted, Hurt Locker, Larry Crowne, Peoples).

In 2011 another break came, Casseus received his first screenwriter credit and first produced feature length script: “FREELANCERS” staring Robert DeNiro, Forest Whitaker and Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson. (LionsGate Films, EFF, Grindstone Entertainment)
The work continues for Casseus, writing/directing screenplays both feature and short length.

INDUSTRY GUEST events are only available to members of F.A.B.A.- to find out how you can become a member, call 323.942.9228

Meet writer/director Matt Morillo

Posted: May 15, 2013 by foractors in Announcements, Events

In an effort to create opportunities and demystify the collaborative film-making process, F.A.B.A. invites professional writersdirectors, and producers to participate in our programs. This week’s guest is writer/director

Matt Morillo (more…)

Red Carpet Photos from Hollyshorts!

Posted: May 7, 2013 by jacobfeldman in Announcements, Events

To see the photos taken on April 26, 2013 at Hollyshorts click  “h e r e”  

For Actors By Actors Hollyshorts Film Festival Screening from F.A.B.A. on Vimeo.

May 21st, 2015

In a continuous effort to create opportunities for Actors, F.A.B.A. has teamed up with Hollyshorts Film Festival to produce a screening night of films created by F.A.B.A. members! (more…)