#FACinfocus News: All The World’s A Stage – Part 2: New Shows & New Opportunities

Announcement by Edwin A. Santos Wednesday, June 20, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos You can discover and find the next generation of Filipino and Filipino American performers on the world’s stage while many from both … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: All The World’s A Stage – Part 2: New Shows & New Opportunities

What Happened at ‘Asian AF Presents Filipino AF’ Improv Show?

Summary by Edwin A. Santos Monday, November 6, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos I LOVE improv and sketch comedy since the days of Monty Python’s Flying Circus to the original Not-Ready-For-Prime-Time-Players of Saturday Night Live … Continue reading What Happened at ‘Asian AF Presents Filipino AF’ Improv Show?

FilAm Creative Sponsors ‘Asian AF Presents: Filipino AF,’ October 13, 2017 at UCB Sunset’s Inner Sanctum Stage

SAVE-THE DATE:  October 13, 2017 FilAm Creative Sponsors Asian AF Presents: Filipino AF   FREE ADMISSION In celebration of Filipino American History Month, Asian AF Presents: Filipino AF is a comedy variety show featuring the best Filipino American talent in Los Angeles. Improv, sketch, standup, and maybe even some music and dance. Pinoys represent AF! Hosted and produced by Allyn Pintal, Joy Regullano and Erich Rheinhart Tamola Executive Produced by Asian AF One hour (8:30pm) before the show, the Achara Food truck will be serving up Filipino BBQ and Bowls! Chicken Adobo, Pork Belly Sisig, Pork Tocino, Soy Marinated Beef Steak, Pork and Chicken … Continue reading FilAm Creative Sponsors ‘Asian AF Presents: Filipino AF,’ October 13, 2017 at UCB Sunset’s Inner Sanctum Stage

#FACinfocus: Meet Mara De La Rosa – Digital Programming of FilAm Creative 2017 Leadership

Name: Mara De La Rosa Hometown: Las Pinas, Philippines and Santa Rosa, CA FilAm Creative Title/Position/Role: FAC YouTube Channel, Senior Producer DESCRIPTION OF TITLE / POSITION / ROLE: Organize the launch of FAC’s redesigned YouTube page and facilitate the submission process for the first season of FAC’s sketch comedy show. PROFESSION AND SHORT BIO: Writer/Director/Actor/Producer/Production Designer – Mara is a writer, director, actor and producer. Her short films include I Don’t Love You (Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival), BASTARD (Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival) and I Like Femme Lesbians (Outfest, Outfest FUSION Jury Prize Honorable Mention). She is … Continue reading #FACinfocus: Meet Mara De La Rosa – Digital Programming of FilAm Creative 2017 Leadership

FilAm Creative’s 1st Writers Group Informational Session

Our first informational writers session took place yesterday afternoon created and led by Kaitlyn Fae. We went over our writing goals and expectations for the next few months, as well as placing everyone in writing teams. Handouts were also dispersed among the attending members of all sketch comedy levels.  Those who weren’t able to make it, their handouts were received via email as well as placed on teams.  The handouts included information and examples about writing sketch comedy. This is our first genre we will be developing and creating from.  Our goal is simple: to encourage members to write creatively. … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s 1st Writers Group Informational Session

TV Writers Panel, December 3, 2016 – Meet Writer, Rene Gube (of the CW’s “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”)

FilAm Creative (FAC) celebrates seven years of supporting the advancement of Filipino Americans in entertainment and media! Saturday, December 3rd will be our Fil-Am Creative: Television Writers Panel  — a panel discussion and networking event featuring special guest panelists who represent the craft of writing across the board. Join the conversation with Asian and Filipino American writers working in network television today.  Listen to their experiences as working writers in scripted television and how they got to where they are now.  Interact with the panelists and FAC members during the reception and after party.  Learn about open opportunities and build your network. Saturday, December 3, … Continue reading TV Writers Panel, December 3, 2016 – Meet Writer, Rene Gube (of the CW’s “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend”)

What Happened at “The Filipino American Hall of Fame” Premiere Party?

On Wednesday, September 14, FilAm Creative’s original content channel, Bidyo, held a premiere party for its inaugural web series, Filipino American Hall of Fame at Far Bar in Little Tokyo in Downtown Los Angeles. Bidyo is a YouTube channel devoted to showcasing original content created by, or for the Filipino American community. The FAHOF web series was written, directed and produced by John Flores and Craig Wilson and stars Jaclyn Hernandez and Tony Garbanzos. Hosted by FilAm Creative (FAC), the new show highlighted ten selected FilAm industry professionals in a comedic and lighthearted way:  Vanessa Hudgens, Bruno Mars, Dante Basco, … Continue reading What Happened at “The Filipino American Hall of Fame” Premiere Party?