Support our #entrepreneurs: Meet Maryellen Nugent-Lee of 2PR Chicks LLC, a Public Relations firm

Introduction Of course, my blog is primarily about the entertainment industry. I know that public relations plays a very important role. We are all familiar with controversies revolving around a celebrity or a movie. That is where public relations (PR) comes in to pave over the rough spots. My dear friend Maryellen Nugent-Lee is Co-founder and … More Support our #entrepreneurs: Meet Maryellen Nugent-Lee of 2PR Chicks LLC, a Public Relations firm

Alan’s News Brief, July 15, 2017

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creatives behind them. Danielle Earle  of PL Entertainment and Tori V. from 14th & B Productions, are producing “Mighty Voices,” a live production dedicated to the celebration of true intersectional feminism through poetry, song, dance, and storytelling. One more exciting bit of … More Alan’s News Brief, July 15, 2017

Blake’s LGBT Community Member Highlight Featuring Danielle Earle

Originally posted on Blake Everstone:
Meet Danielle Earle, Filmmaker Extraordinaire. She is the owner of her own production company PL Entertainment, LLC and is the Producer, Director and Writer of the LA Award Winning Series “Brooklyn Is In Love”. See links to many of her productions at the end of this article. Name: Danielle Earle  Nickname:…

Support Our #filmmakers: All about the Stripboard

Introduction As I am writing this post, the second season of “B-City” is in pre-production. One of the artifacts being generated is a “stripboard”. You may have heard that a movie is usually filmed “out of sequence”. The stripboard documents and keeps track of the order of shooting. The Stripboard A stripboard (A.K.A production board … More Support Our #filmmakers: All about the Stripboard

Don’t Give Up Because It Didn’t Happen. Keep Going Until It Does | Stage 32

  The linked-to article in this post original appeared on the Stage 32 website, Don’t Give Up Because It Didn’t Happen. Keep Going Until It Does, by Joleene Moody. It’s tough being a creative and discouragement is common. I certainly can relate as I work on this blog and try to grow my audience. Read on for … More Don’t Give Up Because It Didn’t Happen. Keep Going Until It Does | Stage 32

Update: Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017

Here is some recent news about my connections. Please check out these projects and follow the creative behind them. Years ago I was a funder for filmmaker Charles Clemmons’ “Dance High”.  The series about a dance competition in a high school, was recently released.  C2 Entertainment is his company.  I am executive producer of “Dance High”.  View the trailer. The … More Update: Alan’s News Brief, June 17, 2017

Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call

Introduction On June 11, 2017, there was a casting call for the second season of Jolie East-Miji’s webseries “B-City”. The purpose was to audition actors that were not part of the first season. A casting call is one element of pre-production. According to Production for TV and New Media, there are two major ways to … More Update: “Support our #filmmakers: Jolie East-Miji’s “B-City” Second Season: All About the Casting Call