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PR Pro Lingo: 25 Terms Filmmakers and Actors Must Know!

In a previous Stage 32 blog (which you can find HERE), I discussed why consulting with a publicist is a good idea before heading into production on your creative project. Working with a publicity team can sometimes feel daunting—especially if you’re not on the same page and don’t speak the same lingo. To complicate matters more, it can be especially intimidating if you’re constrained by budget and taking on the DIY approach. So, whether you’ve worked with a PR team before or you’re going it alon...

Tamaryn Tobian
Tamaryn Tobian
2 days ago
PR Pro Lingo: 25 Terms Filmmakers and Actors Must Know!

Stage 32's June 2024 Education Schedule!

Happy Thursday, Stage 32 Community! I hope that the last month has been joyful and productive for you all! Our Stage 32 Education Team has certainly been hard at work to bring incredible education opportunities and resources to this fantastic community. This June, you'll have the chance to learn from knowledgeable industry executives, award-winning screenwriters, producers, directors, showrunners, actors, consultants, VFX artists, authors, and representatives. Impressive creative professiona...

Stage 32's June 2024 Education Schedule!

Meet Stage 32's New Director Of Global Education, Tom Lapke!

Greetings and Salutations, Stage 32 Community! My name is Tom Lapke, and I could not be more excited to be joining this amazing platform as your new Director of Global Education! Stage 32 has been on my radar almost since its inception, as I have been part of the entertainment industry in one capacity or another for over 20 years. From my first day on the job to writing this blog, I have been really pleased to see just how much this team is dedicated to serving the community that has been...

Tom Lapke
Tom Lapke
a month ago
Meet Stage 32's New Director Of Global Education, Tom Lapke!

6 Reasons You Should Turn Your Script Into A Podcast

Just a few years ago, COVID-19 hit, and people stayed home. Content was consumed at a fever pitch. Platform after platform, people were running out of things to watch! And it wasn’t just movies and TV. Gaming was more popular. Just ask anybody who tried to buy a Nintendo Switch or a PS5 at the height of the pandemic. People even read more of their emails than usual. And another industry that benefited from this frenzy of consumption? Podcasting. One of the key pieces of advice you hear as a w...

Matthew Riddle
Matthew Riddle
a month ago
6 Reasons You Should Turn Your Script Into A Podcast

Cannes Roll Call: Who's Going? Who Has Films? + Stage 32 Events

The Cannes Film Festival in France is coming up in a few weeks!  As you all know Stage 32 has worked directly with and has had an official presence at the Cannes Film Festival Marche du Film for over a decade. From education initiatives, partnerships, and parties, Stage 32 always has our finger on the pulse of the world's biggest film festival and market. Also, for the last 8 years, Stage 32 has been an official education partner of the Cannes Marche du Film.  In addition to our official part...

Richard "RB" Botto
Richard "RB" Botto
2 months ago
Cannes Roll Call: Who's Going? Who Has Films? + Stage 32 Events

Stage 32's May 2024 Education Schedule!

Happy Thursday, Stage 32 Community! I hope that the last month has been joyful and productive for you all! Our Stage 32 Education Team has certainly been hard at work to bring incredible education opportunities and resources to this fantastic community. This May, you'll have the chance to learn from knowledgeable industry executives, award-winning screenwriters, producers, directors, showrunners, animators, podcast hosts, authors, script supervisors, attorneys, and representatives. Impressiv...

Ashley Renee Smith
Ashley Renee Smith
2 months ago
Stage 32's May 2024 Education Schedule!

Multi-Hyphenate Creatives: You Can Do It All - But Should You?

You’ve heard the saying “Jack of all trades, master of none”? I’m going to start with something controversial, I hate that quote. This quote has been preached to me on many occasions throughout my career and I can imagine it will continue for the rest of my years. Why this quote? Because my creativity is hard to grasp, I do many things and can do many things well. Does this sound like you? Your creativity doesn’t fit in the societal norms of occupation, the idea that we decide to be or do one...

Annisa Belonogoff
Annisa Belonogoff
2 months ago
Multi-Hyphenate Creatives: You Can Do It All - But Should You?

Coffee & Content: Showrunner Glen Mazzara On What Stands Out In A Spec Script

Happy Sunday, Creative Army! Have you had a creative weekend so far? I have some content here for you that is sure to get the creative juices flowing, so grab your coffee, and let's dive in. First up, in this video from the Writers Guild Foundation, acclaimed showrunner Glen Mazzara (THE ROCKIE, THE DARK TOWER) discusses the challenges of being a screenwriter, advice for new writers, and the importance of including fun in a spec script. It's great insight into what a showrunner looks for whe...

Richard "RB" Botto
Richard "RB" Botto
2 months ago
Coffee & Content: Showrunner Glen Mazzara On What Stands Out In A Spec Script

5 Warning Signs For Parents Of Child/Young Adult Actors

Let's set the records straight for parents of young, and specifically, young adult actors (~16-24) in the entertainment industry. While there is a lot of content about sexual predators in the Industry, there’s very little about other types of abusive, manipulative, and predatory behaviors involving young actors. In an unnatural arena where profit, investment, careers, and social status rely on our kids more than ever, we, as parents, need to remain vigilantly aware that while “magic” exists i...

Adam Feinsilver
Adam Feinsilver
2 months ago
5 Warning Signs For Parents Of Child/Young Adult Actors

Coffee & Content: Jordan Peele & Dev Patel Break Down Their Directing Processes

Happy Sunday, Creative Army! Have you had a creative weekend so far? I have some content here for you that is sure to get the creative juices flowing, so grab your coffee, and let's dive in. First up, in this video from Fandango, star and director of MONKEY MAN, Dev Patel, sits down with actor, director, and producer Jordan Peeling to discuss their different directing styles. MONKEY MAN is the first feature film that Patel has directed and Peele's production company, Monkey Paw, was behind t...

Richard "RB" Botto
Richard "RB" Botto
3 months ago
Coffee & Content: Jordan Peele & Dev Patel Break Down Their Directing Processes
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