We currently meet quarterly for LA FPI Gatherings (+ Micro-Reads!) at the Samuel French Bookshop, help organize LA FPI Nights at the theater (which may include Micro-Reads) and have other plans up our collective sleeves.
Thanks so much to the everyone who played with us at our Holiday Micro-Read Hook-Up on Dec 12th!
Now, mark your calendars for the next Gathering at Sam French on March 5th.
Please join us to chat and connect, eat and drink… and we’ll be scheming about, among other things, possibilities for SWAN Day on March 26th! And – as always – we’ll have fun with our Micro-Reads.
Ideas about what you want LA FPI to do and how you can help make it happen
Snacks and/or drinks to share
(pls no potlucky stuff that needs big plates/cutlery – we’ll have have glasses/napkins… & corkscrew!)
1 min of your writing to be read aloud by OTHERS for our Micro-Reads
(Guidelines here: http://lafpi.com/about/
Another thank you to the Dramatists Guild for inviting LA FPI to be a part of the Jane Anderson Master Class in Januray, and to those of you who joined us for another amazing collaborative adventure: our afternoon of 365 Women A Year in Los Angeles in September!
We’ve had a blast at our last LA FPI Nights at Pasadena Playhouse, bringing together groups of up to 77 for Vanessa Claire Stewart’s STONEFACE, Diana Son’s TOP KISS & REAL WOMEN HAVE CURVES by Josefina López. Thanks so much to Seema Sueko and her crew for making these happen.
Do you have any ideas for companies or productions to approach? We want to connect with theatermakers, share our work, and fill the house to deliver the message, “It Pays to Produce Plays by Women!”
THANKS! to those of you who joined us in 2013/14 for Tactical Reads, produced by The Vagrancy, to Atwater Crossing for kicking the program off, and to Rogue Machine Theatre, Son of Semele Ensemble, The Working Stage, Park La Brea, studio/stage & Theatre Asylum for giving shelter.
Got ideas and energy to spearhead something new in terms of Events? We’re here to help you make it happen!
Check out some familiar faces at Tactical Reads and LA FPI Events…
Cheers to those of you who joined us for LA FPI’s first “BYO Mix” Mixer.
And a big thank you to NoHo’s Eclectic Company Theatre for hosting.
Many thanks to instigators who helped us move forward at our Spring Gathering in May, 2011 and to the very FPI-friendly Theatricum Botanicum for hosting.
(No, it’s not a secret! If you ask nicely, we’ll tell you all about our candle-lit – and wine-infused! – Outreach & Planning Meeting in January, 2011.) Great energy, ladies, and thanks so much to 55 Degree Wine in Atwater Village! Thanks to all of you who joined us for the 4th LA FPI Gathering in October, 2010!
And to Rogue Machine at Theatre/Theater for graciously hosting.
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LA FPI Spotlight
Kudos to Los Angeles’ Native Voices at the Autry. Founded in 1999, Native Voices is devoted to developing and producing new works for the stage by Native American and First Nation playwrights. About 70% of the works Native Voices has supported have been written by women. Photo by Stephanie Lein Walseth Used by permissionTweet