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Young Actors Program

Film Acting Classes for 8-16 year olds. Learn more >>

Certificate in Film Acting

upon completion of 8 core classes. 25% discount on the tuition-package. Learn more >>

New Services for All Actors

Very affordable Headshots.
Video-Recording of Monologues & Scenes (Directed by FABA Faculty) for Demo Reels.
VideTaping of "Sides/Scenes" (Coached by FABA Faculty) for electronic-submission to Film & TV Casting Directors (often referred to as "Self-Taping" when you cannot be at an audition in person).
Please inquire at: celik@filmactingbayarea.com

News & Announcements

New Class at FABA : "ACTORS as FILMMAKERS: From Concept to Screen" (8 weeks) by Brian D.Scott Class-dates: June 25th to August 13th. Class-times: Sundays, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

FABA short-film "CLOSING" played at the Sacramento Int Film Festival and won prestigious award "MEDIA THAT MATTERS" (April 30th, 2017). It stars all FABA Student-Actors. Written and Directed by Celik Kayalar (Founder & Director of FABA).

FABA alumni JAZYLN YODER was featured in a supporting role in both "Chicago P.D." and "Chicago Justice", two prime-time hit NBC Shows, in their season-premiere on Wednesday night, March 1st. JAZLYN studied film-acting at FABA, with Brian D.Scott and Celik Kayalar, for 3 years straight, before moving to Los Angeles 2 years ago.

FABA's hit WebSeries THE TRAFFICK, Season-3 is coming out soon, with 5 new Episodes. Cast: All FABA Student-Actors.

Comedic feature-length film "TAKING LIBERTY" has wrapped shooting. Almost all the roles in it have been cast among FABA Student-Actors (Producer-Director: Cary Silberman. A FABA co-production).

Dramatic feature-length film "DEATH BY MASQUERADE" is in post production. 90% of the roles have been cast among FABA Student-Actors (Written, Directed & Produced by Felix Pena).

FABA Student EMMA BEEMAN and KYLE SIMSEK recently signed with the prestigious MDT and NYLO Agencies respectively. Emma and Kyle are cast-members in FABA's hit Web Series THE TRAFFICK since it's 1st Season.

The Young Actors Program produced a short film that appeared in the 6th Annual BCM Summer Shorts Filmmakers Challenge. The film was written and performed by our Young Adults Program students during class. It can be seen at Compass Concept.

All FABA Classes of all levels are ongoing (Beginner to Advanced).
New classes added this Fall are:
ACTING ESSENTIALS by Brian D. Scott
4 Sundays, 2-5pm, starting Sept 25th.

Our Feature Films

Moonlight Sonata by our Program Director Celik Kayalar. Learn more
Nominated. Feature film starring our Associate Director Brian D. Scott with multiple FABA students in featured roles. Learn more

Short Films

Featuring our Acting Students, directed by our Faculty or by our Student Directors during various Classes and Workshops at FABA. Learn more >>