Okay, I know you’re thinking, “Is this guy with the megaphone nuts?” it’s not even Spring yet. But on the 18th of April the producer Summer Crockett Moore will be the guest instructor at our next FREE Industry Workshop. Summer is what is known in the business as a fire starter. In ten years she has become one of the most prolific producers in New York.
For those of you that aren’t familiar with this multifaceted lady here is a brief introduction: Summer is an award-winning actress/producer and a Managing Partner and founding member of Choice Films and Choice Theatricals. As a producer, she has helmed award-winning independent feature length and short ﬁlms, Off-Broadway theater productions and numerous multi-media ventures. Film projects include: Lost Cat Corona (2016), After the Sun Fell (2016) Wholly Broken (2016), Above All Things (2017), Block Island (2016), Lez Bomb (2017), Junction (2013), Trust Me I’m A Lifeguard (2014), These Things We Hold (2015), Mired (2015), Chosen (2016), Symposium (2016), A Younger Man (2011). Summer’s upcoming film projects include: The Alternative (optioned), Heather (pre-production), Love Thy Keeper (pre-production), Before I Do (announced) and Miss Liberty (development). Television projects include: Little West 12th Street (2016) Vevo’s One Night Only (2015) and the upcoming hour-long dramatic series More which begins production in New York in April 2017. Theatre projects include the Off-Broadway world premieres of Scrambled Eggs, Reading Under the Influence, Stain and In The Daylight, as well as the regional / world premiere of the new play, American Stare. For a full list of her credits & awards visit: www.choicefilms.com and www.summercrockettmoore.com.
Invitations for her workshop will be going out mid-April so stay tuned.
Also, happy to announce we are in discussion with director Matthew Penn to be the guest at our FREE Industry Workshops in June. Matt was the Executive Producer of Law and Order from 2003 through 2007. He has directed a slew of network TV shows including The Mist, Queen of the South, Unforgettable, Royal Pains, Orange is the New Black, Golden Boy, Damages, Blue Bloods, Law and Order (27 episodes), NYPD Blue, Pan AM, etc., etc. Prior to working in television, Matt spent many years working in theatre and is currently co-artistic director of the Berkshire Playwrights Lab located in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
We are excited to bring this caliber of talent to our workshops and hope to see you there.
Commercial Acting Level 2: 9 March – 6 April 2017. This class is only offered once a year and is already SOLD OUT!!
On-Camera Scene Study class: 14 February – 11 April 2017. The current session is SOLD OUT! Registration for the next session of this class opens on the 12th of April.
For additional information about any of these classes click here.
See you soon,