PITCH PERFECT: FROM PITCH TO PRODUCTION - "How To Self Produce Content and Get Funded" - 6 Week Class with JAMIE MONAHAN - FIRST TIME OFFERED!

Thursday, November 1, 2018, 7pm ET / 4pm PT

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You've written a pilot, a feature, a musical, a play now what?

From producing Off Broadway to meeting with network executives in LA, award nominated filmmaker, director, producer and actress Jamie Monahan has learned some valuable information about the art of pitching.

Here's what students will learn during the six weeks:

-How to write a log line for your idea. -How to perfect your elevator pitch. -How to prepare for a pitch meeting. -Who to pitch to. -Pitching do's and don'ts. -How to protect your idea. -How to get a pitch meeting. -What buyers are looking for. -Learn what materials you will need to set your pitch apart. -Learn how to make a Pitch Deck/Show Bible.

Your finale class you'll have the unique opportunity to pitch your project to producers in the industry and you'll have the confidence and materials to do it! We'll give you feedback on your pitch that'll set you up for success for future pitch meetings."

Please note: Students need to be prepared to "pitch" on day 1. This will be a great way to see where you are and how to specifically tailor the class to each project/person. We are looking for Film/TV and some Musical Theater/Theater.

Jamie Monahan is an award nominated filmmaker, director, producer and actress. She produced and directed ALMOST MAINE at The Shell Theater and produced SWINGTIME CANTEEN (Off Broadway) at Cherry Lane Theatre. Jamie produced and directed the award nominated short THE WISHING TREE.

 

Jamie Monahan

Jamie Monahan is an award winning filmmaker, director, producer and actress. She produced and directed ALMOST MAINE at The Shell Theater and produced SWINGTIME CANTEEN (Off Broadway) at Cherry Lane Theatre. Jamie produced and directed the award nominated short THE WISHING TREE, and assistant directed the award nominated short ANATOMY OF AN ORCHID. Fall 2017 she produced and cast the proof of concept for ASTRAL (greenlit by Adaptive Studios) and FLAT EARTH (Sundance New Voices Lab Finalist). Summer 2018 she executive produced TRIAD, and produced BELOW THE BELT. She executive produced, wrote, directed, and starred in LUCID (nominated for Best Pilot at the 2019 NYC Web Fest), a new original sci-fi series. Her latest project LEGACY is a finalist for the Sundance 2020 Episodic Makers Lab.

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Thursday, November 1, 20187:00 pm
Thursday, November 8, 20187:00 pm
Thursday, November 15, 20187:00 pm
Thursday, November 29, 20187:00 pm
Thursday, December 6, 20187:00 pm
Thursday, December 13, 20187:00 pm

The following disclaimer is provided specifically at the request of and in accordance with SAG/AFTRA: Seminars or classes are for educational purposes only and will not secure or provide opportunity for employment in the field or representation by an agent or casting director.