Actors Connect with Margie

Happy New Year 2017!

It’s hard to believe another year has flown by. They say the older you get the quicker the day goes. Well I can attest to that – my 24 hours is like 24 minutes! SO,  what does the new year mean to me? Gratitude – for my family, for my friends, for my life and for another year to change peoples’ lives. The Haber Studio is filled...

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Commercials- A Slice of Life

Hundreds of years ago (well maybe it just seems that long ago) I moved to Los Angeles to be an actress and a singer. Like most people, I was told the way to become an actress and get a TV/film career was to start out in commercials. Well, in those years I did fit the qualifications for a young mom, a girl who loved pizza...

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Margie in NYC and Washington!

After teaching in DC and loving exploring the city, I came to NYC for a holiday.  Well almost a holiday. In that I decided to do a one day class with some of my alumni and I am so glad  I did!  I sent them a slice of life to create 2 days before the class and treated it as a simulated casting session. After they...

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Actors Commitment

  We have all heard the word COMMITMENT. Whatever we want to accomplish requires that 10 letter powerful word. Nothing in life comes easily but if we fully go for it, we will always be rewarded. This month was an opportunity for my master ongoing class to go for it. My students get 4 classes a month in their on going class. First is a “frozen read”...

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Tasty Words – An Inspiring Evening

I had an inspiring evening this past Saturday when I was invited to a Tasty Words Productions hosted by an amazing woman who has survived pancreatic cancer with a ray of beautiful light surrounding her.     Wendy Hammers gave the packed audience at the Moss Theater an opportunity to hear stories from the "Road to Hell and back from people who lived to tell the tale".         How lucky...

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Look Who’s Booking

Margie Margie's student Lucas Till is living the life of 'Macgyver' on CBS. It premieres Friday Sept. 23! Hamish Sturgeon has booked the lead role of Dan in the production of 'Closer' at the Macha Theater in West Hollywood. Performances start Sept. 30th and you can buy tickets at www.closertheplay.com.  Carl McDowell booked a recurring role on HBO's "Ballers" and a co-star on Showtime's "Roadies"! Go Carl! Congrats to Lora McHugh who booked a co-star...

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Intensive Studies Actors August 2016

I am always humbled by the beautiful people that attend our International (Intensive) Studies Program at my studio in Los Angeles.  For 2 weeks, actors from all over the world (this group was from France, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, England, Canada and various great parts of the United States) come together and share their joys, their pain, their sadness, and their vulnerabilities with other strangers....

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Teens Create a Life

We just finished the first six weeks of the teen program (part 1) and it was quite a success!  Everyone loved the journey they took from the first week of creating a specific life and continuing that journey to the end of this part one.  Working with their buddies, experiencing the life during the week, and DOING rather than just THINKING has changed this program...

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