• Adeline's Lab (map)
  • 3140 Martin Luther King Junior Way
  • Berkeley, CA, 94703
  • United States

You're invited to a very special Q&A with renowned San Francisco casting director, Gregg Cohen!

San Francisco has it’s very own mysterious and hard to find creature, better known in the casting world as Gregg Cohen. This original and wild redhead can sometimes be seen flying around town on her motorcycle. Probably off to one of her casting jobs, as she is often sought out by locals in the know. Some of Gregg's clients include:


  • Kraft
  • IBM
  • Black & Decker – Global
  • Converse – Italy
  • US Cellular
  • NFL
  • LG
  • Walgreens
  • Black & Decker – US and Canada
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • McDonald's – UK and Ireland
  • Pulco – France
  • Radox – Europe
  • Xfinity/Skype
  • Freedent – France
  • Sony PS3


  • Planned Parenthood
  • Vans
  • Nike
  • New Balance
  • Seagate
  • MarMaxx
  • Cisco
  • IBM
  • MOHR


  • Dolby
  • PayPal
  • ING
  • Symantec
  • Dermagraft

The list goes on and on!

Join 20 other actors and filmmakers for this small group discussion on, well, anything you want to know! Bring your curiosities and questions and glean first-hand insights and industry knowledge about auditions and the world of casting from Gregg and the ensuing conversation.


11 am - 11:30 am - Networking

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Q&A with Gregg Cohen

12:30 pm - 1pm - Networking

Other information BYOC - Bring your own coffee (or tea)! There is a cafe right next door to the venue, Rasa Cafe. Street parking is available in the neighborhood. Location is nearby Ashby BART. The discussion begins promptly at 11:30 am, so arrive early to grab a drink or mix and mingle Bring your headshots, business cards, resumes, etc.. All types of actors are encouraged to attend!

About The Firehouse Art Collective The Firehouse Art Collective is a community-based project, directed by Tom Franco, providing spaces for artists to co-create a culture of interdisciplinary collaboration.

The lab was founded to create a safe and affordable space that supports local artists in an effort to nurture the creative spirit of arts and culture in the Bay Area. It is our commitment to hold space for a vibrant community of makers, educators, creators, and dreamers.

About Coffee & Catchup Coffee & Catchup is back for year 4!

Starting with this special casting director Q&A, C&C will be hosting events throughout the year and working with the local Bay Area entertainment community to bring expanded networking and collaboration opportunities to all actors and filmmakers.