*NEW ONLINE CLASS* PITCH PERFECT: FROM PITCH TO PRODUCTION - "How To Self Produce Content and Get Funded" - 6 Week Class with JAMIE MONAHAN - 6:30pm ET/ 3:30pm PT
Wednesday, August 5, 2020, 6:30pm ET / 3:30pm 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 final 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.
**Instructions and the ZOOM link for access to this online event will be emailed to you in advance. If you have not received the link by 12pm (EST) the day-of the event, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org at least one hour PRIOR to the start of class.**
Actors are not allowed to record AC classes, events, or seminars without the express permission of our industry guests, hosts and/or readers. With permission, you may only record your work.
"Jamie Monahan's Pitch Perfect seminar is a valuable investment, a rare, safe and welcoming space to learn how to express your ideas to the people who make decisions. She has her finger on the pulse of what gets the results that grow from a meeting in a room."
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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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.