(UPDATE 9-15-14) - We will be meeting on the outdoor patio at PF Changs in Burbank (address listed below) from 5-6:45. Happy hour is 5-6. The movie will begin at 7:05 but we will be able to take red carpet pictures outside the theater (you can use for IMDb or Stage32). This event will be a GREAT NETWORKING opportunity. OTHER GUESTS NOW COMING: Anthony Montgomery -SERIES REGULAR Star Trek Enterprise (almost 100 episodes) Barbara Divisek - Casting Director - hundreds of commercials, TV, and Film Ray Bengston - Director/Producer - Just completed "To Have and To Hold" with a $30,000,000 budget! (UPDATE 9-14-14) GREAT NEWS! Some of the Guests in attendance will be: Richard "RB' Botto" - Founder and CEO of Stage32 David Rountree - Writer/Director of 108 Stitches Jeff Katofsky – Executive Producer Larry Thomas - ”Soup Nazi” from Seinfeld Dat Phan – Winner of Last Comic Standing Season 1 Allen Maldonado – Opposite Denzel Washington in The Equalizer, 108 Stitches Actor Erin Cahill – Former Pink Power Ranger, Leading 108 Stitches Actor Ryan Carlberg – Van Wilder, Leading 108 Stitches Actor David Banks – 108 Stitches Actor Chris Moir – 108 Stitches Actor Solange S. Schwalbe – Emmy Award and Golden Reel Award Winner in Sound Scott D. Moore- Casting Director (Terminator 3, Blue Crush, Torque) All the best see you on Tuesday. UPDATE 9-12-14) - We will have the $10 tickets at the event for you. (UPDATE 9-11-14) - Movie tickets for our event will be at a discounted rate of only $10 for Stage32 members, but please make sure you have RSVP'd here to guarantee the ticket. You will be able to get them at the mixer before the start of the movie. LAST NIGHT, the movie premiere in Hollywood was huge success and we are excited for our Stage32 members who were involved. (UPDATE! WITH TIMES 9-9-14) - Stage 32 Three Year Anniversary Party/108 Stitches Movie Event. COME SEE WHAT OUR STAGE32 MEMBERS CAN DO WITH A LITTLE HEART AND DETERMINATION AND NETWORK WITH EACH OTHER! 108 Stitches opens in theaters nationwide and VOD this week. Congratulations to all of the Stage 32 members who were involved (over 20 members!). We will begin the mixer at PF Changs in Burbank (we have the outdoor patio) at 5:00 PM until about 6:45 PM before we walk over to the theater for the screening. Happy Hour goes until 6, so everything is cheaper then. The movie will begin at 7:05 PM at the AMC 8 in Burbank which is just a few feet away from PF Changs. After the movie, there will be a Q&A with the director and Stage32 member David Rountree ( http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1116017/ ). Rountree is currently directing a thriller film in New Orleans and is set to direct the first film of a new book franchise this May. Other current panelist include Larry Thomas (108 Stitches actor and "Soup Nazi" from Seinfeld), Allen Maldonado (108 Stitches actor and opposite Denzel Washington in the Equalizer), Ryan Carlberg (Van Wilder and lead of 108 Stitches), David Banks and Chris Moir (Stage 32 members and actors in the film), and Solange Schwalbe (Emmy Award Winner and Stage 32 Member). There will be a few more on the panel including some of the Stage 32 Admin team and film producers. I will announce them as they are finalized. At the screening, there will be a great "red-carpet" and back drop area set up for pictures, which you are welcome to use for IMDb and your Stage32 profile. There will also be some great prizes given out after the screening. Please RSVP here as once I get the total numbers, I can put in a request for discounted movie tickets. PF CHANG'S (5:00-6:45 PM) 201 E Magnolia Blvd #281, Burbank, CA 91502 THEATER: AMC 8 (about 200 feet away from PF Chang's) (7:05 PM) 201 E Magnolia Blvd #345, Burbank, CA 91502 _______________________________________________________________________________________ (UPDATED 9-7-14 for the EVENT ON TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 16)- We are still waiting on the theater to set the movie start time, which we were told will be made by this Tuesday evening. Hang in there for our exact start time. I will keep everyone posted. UPDATED Stage 32 THREE YEAR ANNIVERSARY/MOVIE EVENT - We are still waiting to lock down our exact start time which is dependent on the movie start time ( info should be released sometime today). We are also working on incorporating a mini-red carpet at the theater for Stage32 member as well as a Q&A after the screening. For an RSVP to the event, you can do so in this thread. More details to come... stay tuned and looking forward to seeing everyone for this fun and great networking opportunity. UPDATED Los Angeles Upcoming 3 year Anniversary Meet-Up (TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16): STAGE32 and the Romantic Baseball Comedy film 108 Stitches, starring Golden Globe winner Bruce Davison, Pink Power Ranger Erin Cahill, Seinfeld's "Soup Nazi" Larry Thomas and Last Comic Standing winners Dat Phan and Josh Blue, are proud to celebrate and co-brand the 3-year anniversary with this special Los Angeles Meet-Up on Tuesday September 16. Stage32 helps filmmakers come together and this will be a great opportunity as the film 108 Stitches was made by several Stage32 members on the production side as well as the acting. 108 Stitches, directed by recent blog writer David Rountree http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1116017/ , is opening in theaters that week and as a celebration of Stage32's three year anniversary, we will have a great meet and greet followed by the movie. LOCATION: THE PF CHANG'S (OUTDOOR LARGE PATIO) IN BURBANK. (OFFICIAL START TIME IS STILL TO BE DETERMINED BASED OFF OF THE FILM START TIME which is still TBA). After the meet-up, the members will be able to watch the movie "108 Stitches" at the AMC8 theater next to the restaurant. We are currently working on getting discount tickets for Stage 32 members. Many of the Producers, top actors, and Emmy winning Sound and Production crew members will be in attendance for your networking purposes (I will provide a more detailed list as I get confirmation). This is a great chance to network with top people who could help with your projects or hire you for crew or as an actor. Director David Rountree will also be in attendance. Rountree has four films now slated over the next 3 years. PF CHANG'S 201 E Magnolia Blvd #281, Burbank, CA 91502 THEATER: AMC 8 (about 200 feet away from PF Chang's) 201 E Magnolia Blvd #345, Burbank, CA 91502 MORE DETAILS TO COME ORIGINAL POST INFO: I am organizing a new Meet-Up group in Los Angeles (Burbank) on September 15 or 16 which will be a great networking and inspirational opportunity for the Stage 32 members/filmmakers. Still working on the details, but it will be a great group with real networking opportunities. Stage 32 member David Rountree http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1116017/ , who has produced 5 features and directed 4, recently produced/directed the feature film 108 Stitches, which opens in theaters on September 12. The film, which will open in over 15 major cities and all of the VOD outlets, was created on a lower budget, which will hopefully be inspiring for all of the independent filmmakers and actors. You will be able to NETWORK with each other as well as meet several members of the cast and crew of the film including Emmy Award and Golden Reel winner Solange Schwalbe (over 150 major studio films) http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0777062/ who handled all of the sound. Several producers, writers, and name actors from the film will be also be in attendance. At the conclusion of the meet-up, the group will get to see the movie. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/trailer-baseball-comedy-108-stitch... I am still working on the details and will keep the post updated.