Three Types of Performers – Understand Who You Are Hiring Do you know for sure who is getting in front of your valued clients, employees and friends? Having produced many shows, and having spent many years working with event planners and entertainers, I would like to share an observation. There are three predominant stages in […]
As an entertainment producer and consultant, one of the hardest, but most necessary things to do is be a critic. There are a lot of talented performers in the world. There are also a lot of “talented in their own minds” performers. People do so much damage by saying “That was Great”, when it wasn’t.
Does it matter to you if a performer uses Foul Language? JUDGED BY A FOUR LETTER WORD This is difficult for me to even write. How does one even broach this subject without mentioning the words I want to discuss? When I was in high school, I remember a discussion that ended up getting
Or, Social Media and The Relationship Disconnect “Don’t take your love away from me, Don’t you leave my heart in misery, If you go then I’ll be blue Cause breaking up is hard to do.” [credits: Songwriters Howard Greenfield and Neil Sedaka] Unlike the lyrics to the song, the pseudo-relationships we have on social media
“The art of a magician is to create wonder. If we live with a sense of wonder, our lives become filled with joy.” – Doug Henning Why do we entertain? Why do we want to be entertained? I believe it is about fantasy, and wonder. Fantasy supplies what life doesn’t. The 40 year old
STEAK FOR DINNER – A COOKIE FOR DESSERT THE MEAL IS THE STEAK -THE ENTERTAINMENT/SPEAKER IS THE COOKIE. 30 days from now, ask any guest from any event what they most remembered. Very few, if any, will rave about the food. Your event should be all about the guests. What creates a
IF YOU ARE HAPPY THEN THEY WILL BE HAPPY You have a big event or party to plan. The whole burden is on you. You feel the pressure. The closer the date gets, the more harried you become. Being under pressure can take its toll. The more details you have to take care of,