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TV or Not TV: Adapting Your Theater Skills to a Different Medium
Friday 8/26, 2022 at 5:00 eastern time
In the room: Brian Seth Hurst, a multi-disciplinary producer, writer and strategist, Chief Storyteller of StoryTech® Immersive; Jason Kyle, co-founder of the Creators Writing Room and Head of Development at CWR Productions; and Tracy Swedlow, CEO and co-founder of TMRW Corp, parent company of Interactive TV Today. Understanding the multi-platform TV industry and conceiving a property that expands beyond a single platform … the process of pitching content to the networks and other outlets, and how the CWR trains writers to do this: the process, pitfalls and politics …what stage properties translate best to TV, and the differences in the markets for single TV “films” and the episodic "series."