Upcoming and Recent Events

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 click here.

 

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 ForActorsByActors@gmail.com 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 payment here.

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 8, 2015. Filing Taxes For Actors. A FREE Seminar with Chuck Sloan & Associates.
Actors! Do you know how to properly file your taxes? LET’S SAVE YOU SOME $$$!Taxes_money
For the 3rd year in a row we are hosting Chuck Sloan & Associates for a FREE seminar that will educate you on how to get the most out of filling taxes for Actors. Chuck Sloan & Associates is the top firm specializing in tax preparation for Actors. Don’t miss this fantastic educational seminar. To RSVP and for more info, contact us at 323.942.9228 or ForActorsByActors@gmail.com
March 15, 2015. “Awakening The Actor Within” A 1-Day Workshop For Actors.
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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 ForActorsByActors@gmail.com

 

 

March 23, 2014 2:00pm – 3:00pm: Taxes For Actors Seminar (this event is FREE)

Have you filed your taxes yet?

F.A.B.A. invites you to a FREE seminar on how to properly file your taxes as an actor. We have the honor of hosting the one and only Chuck Sloan to help you save money!

Sunday March, 23rd at 2:00PM at For Actors By Actors 2690 N. Beachwood Dr. Los Angeles, CA 90068

RSVP now to reserve your spot : ForActorsByActors@gmail.com

 

July  20, 2013 10:00am – 12:00pm: Casting Director Workshop with Zora DeHorter 

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Zora is best known for her bi-continental casting. She works on independent films and television in both Los Angeles, California and London, England.

Her credits include: CROSSMAGLEN, SUSHI GIRL,

ONCE FALLEN, ALI G INDAHOUSE, SHE SPIES, LOVING ANNABELLE, THE HEAVY…

Instructor: Zora DeHorter

Cost $45

 

June  29, 2013 10:00am – 1:00pm:  “Awakening The Actor Within” Stephen 138

A 3-Hour Intensive Workshop: “The Actor’s Survival Tool Kit”

-tools, strategies and support to avoid getting blocked.

-become an acting superhero

-build your inner/outer support team

-create your most powerful self at auditions

-building your “superstar” tool belt

Instructor: Stephen Foster

Cost $80

 

June  24, 2013 11:00am – 1:00pm: “The Instrument” A Voice and Body Workshop for ActorsHarrosonButler

An introduction to creating character  through physicality.

  • Voice and Diction  – Posture and alignment
  •  Dialects and accents  – Breath and strength

Instructor: Harrison Butler

Only $10

To register please contact us at ForActorsByActors@gmail.com or (323) 942-9228

Friday, April 26, 2013 at 6:00 PM Hollyshorts Film Festival

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!

Saturday, March 2nd @10AM at F.A.B.A.

F.A.B.A. is proud to host a FREE Seminar “Filing Taxes as an ACTOR!” with a guest Tax Specialist for Actors from Chuck Sloan and Associates!

March 7, 2013.  A new workshop “Awakening The Actor Within” 

Conducted by: Actor/Author C. Stephen Foster and F.A.B.A. Founder Alex Feldman

Saturday March 9th 10AM-12PM.  A 4-weeks workshop “Improv for Commercials” with Jed Alexander

How Improvisation can help boost your chances of getting that callback and booking that commercial. Type?  Product?  Nerves? Actor self-sabotage? Sharpen active listening skills, comedic timing, and the ability to navigate through auditions, callbacks, and on-set situations at break-neck speed.

For more info and RSVP: ForActorsByActors@gmail.com or (323) 942-9228

January 19, 2013  Saturday at 11am – 1pm

A FREE Seminar for all ACTORS!

Actor/Author C. Stephen Foster’s

“Awakening the Actor Within”

2 hour FREE workshop:

“The Actor’s Survival Tool Kit”

  • tools, strategies, and support to avoid getting blocked
  • become an acting superhero
  • create your most powerful self at auditions
  • building your “superstar” tool belt

December 15, 2013

Casting Director Workshop with ‘JENNIFER LEVY’

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November 03, 2012

Casting Director Workshop with
‘DEB BARYLSKI’

F.A.B.A. HOSTS EMMY AWARD WINNING CASTING DIRECTOR,
‘DEB BARYLSKI’ (ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT)
ONLY 30 SPOTS / AGES 15+

How do you turn a cold or prepared reading and convert it to an excellent audition?
Hone your audition skills, from one of the most respected casting directors in Hollywood.
Emmy Award winning casting director for “Arrested Development” with Jason Bateman;
nominated 7 times for the prestigious Artios Award for shows such as “Life with Bonnie” with
Bonnie Hunt, “Just Shoot Me” with David Spade and “Home Improvement” with Tim Allen; and
teacher and lecturer continuing to help actors refine their skills.
PRICE:  $35 Due by OCT. 27th

October 29, 2012

AGENT SHOWCASE.  F.A.B.A. Welcomed the Across the Board Talent Agency, CEO / President (Talent Agent) Guy Kochlani. 

October 20, 2012

Our Filmmaker Series Continues!

Writer/Director Rand Marsh will sit in on our Advanced Adult Class. Mr. Marsh will audit scenes and monologues and provide feedback with a Q&A session to   follow. Rand Marsh has been active in LA’s Entertainment industry for decades. To find out more about Mr. Marsh, please visit http://randmarsh.com.

To find out how you can sign up for this event and many more, please contact us at ForActorsByActors@gmail.com or (323) 942-9228

October 18, 2012

Tinuke Oyefule (Director of F.A.B.A. Outreach Program) visits Animo Jackie Robinson High School


We are very excited to announce our Outreach Program headed by the talented Ms. Tinuke Oyefule. F.A.B.A. brings career opportunities and Professional Acting introduction to LA’s elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, and colleges.

If you would like us to visit your school for a professional acting presentation, please contact us at ForActorsByActors@gmail.com or (323) 942-9228

RSVP 323.942.9228