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May 23, 2019

Vicky Hamilton’s “Appetite For Dysfunction”

by Caroline McElroy
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Movie Reviews Avengers: Endgame; Long Shot

by Mike Peros
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Netta “Bassa Sababa”

by Lisa Bianconi
April 23, 2019

Mercury Retrograde and OM Music Sanity

by Caroline McElroy
April 19, 2019

Reviews - Shazam!; Hellboy

by Mike Peros
March 29, 2019

Film Reviews - Us; Gloria Bell 

by Mike Peros
Aya Nakamura's latest  album
March 17, 2019

Aya Nakamura “DjaDja”

by Lisa Bianconi
February 25, 2019

Superbowl 53, Adam Levine and Nipples

by Caroline McElroy
February 15, 2019

Cold Pursuit; Roma; BlackkKlansman

by Mike Peros
Lizzo
February 08, 2019

Lizzo "Juice"

by Lisa Bianconi
January 26, 2019

Movie Review - GLASS

by Mike Peros
January 23, 2019

In Search of Gram Parsons

by Caroline McElroy
January 11, 2019

Noname’s debut studio album “Room 25"

by Andrew Foerch
January 07, 2019

Film Review “Instant Family”

by Samantha Simmonds-Ronceros
December 14, 2018

The Favourite; Green Book; Stan and Ollie

by Mike Peros
Fran Montano

Fran Montano

Fran Montano - is the owner and Artistic Director of The Actors Workout Studio, located in the NoHo Arts District for nearly 30 years. It is one of the longest running small, intimate theaters and Acting Schools in the Los Angeles area. AWS was created to being a “home” for aspiring and working actors were the work not only includes classes and training, but personal coaching, career planning, networking, showcasing, and regular performing.  His students range from beginning actors, accomplished actors who work regularly in film, television, and stage, as well as numerous working directors and writers. His style is on an individual basis and in his small, intimate classes, it’s like working with a private coach.  His reputation is in finding and breaking actors blocks   Fran’s background as an actor, in producing, directing and theater makes him an excellent resource for actors in Los Angeles, in finding their way both in their talent, and promoting their career. Visit www.actorsworkout.com for more information and a schedule of classes and productions

Twitter @actorsworkout https://twitter.com/ActorsWorkout
Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ActorsWorkoutStudio

Thursday, 16 May 2019 01:17

Advice for Actors - Read a Play a Week

I just started a new foundation class. It’s a great class for beginners, those interested in the process, those rusty, and those wanting to re-ignite their passion. 

 Play readings (and screenplay readings) are very important for writers, directors, actors, and producers. 

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 04:35

Play Reading vs Staged Reading

Play readings (and screenplay readings) are very important for writers, directors, actors, and producers. 

Last month I talked about how it’s that time of the year; a time where many of us make resolutions, do self-evaluations and initiate change. 

Monday, 28 January 2019 01:00

Business of Acting 2019

Happy New Year! It’s that time of the year, January, a time where many of us make our resolutions, do self evaluations, and make changes.

This is part four of my blog from the last few months. 

This is part three of my blog from the last few months. 

Thursday, 18 October 2018 05:09

Acting Exercises You Can Do at Home - #2

This is part two of my blog from last month,  Exercises you can do at home

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 01:58

Acting Exercises You Can Do at Home

I get asked frequently about acting exercises that an actor can do at home. 

Monday, 20 August 2018 09:24

Check your Happiness Meter

I had a class recently with 11 people. 2 are new; they just started a few weeks before. 

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