I thought this might interest you.
Also, please email me info on your Detroit Filmmakers Coalition.
Thank you - Tanya Kersey-Henley
BLACK TALENT NEWS TO FOCUS ON THE BUSINESS OF SHOW
BUSINESS DURING ONE-DAY INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
December 6 and 7 Event to Feature Seminars, Panel and Roundtable
Discussions Headed by Leading Entertainment Industry Professionals
LOS ANGELES (September 15, 1997) -- Film, television, theater and music
industry professionals will headline an information-packed series of
panel and roundtable discussions, and seminars on the film & TV
soundtrack business, the business of acting, writing for television, and
several other topics, at INFOTAINMENT 97: CHICAGO, it was announced by
Tanya Kersey-Henley, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Black Talent News.
INFOTAINMENT 97: CHICAGO will take place at DePaul Center, 1 E. Jackson
Blvd., on the campus of DePaul University, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
on Saturday, December 6; and from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm on Sunday,
December 7. Additional seminar topics scheduled for the conference
include getting a record deal, financing independent films, and
strategies for launching your own production company. Panelists for the
conference seminars, panel and roundtable discussions will include
agents, casting directors, performers, producers, directors, writers,
filmmakers, publicists, attorneys, creative executives and music
industry professionals who will share their experiences and insight into
the entertainment industry.
INFOTAINMENT '97: CHICAGO is designed as an integrated informational
and networking event that will provide participants with insightful and
practical information about careers in filmmaking, screenwriting,
acting, music and production, said Kersey-Henley. We're very excited
about providing this opportunity to people interested in becoming more
informed about careers in the entertainment industry.
The registration fee for INFOTAINMENT 97: CHICAGO is $99 for
pre-registration by mail, and $129 on-site. Interested participants may
call (310) 226-8497 for additional information or visit the Black Talent
News website at www.blacktalentnews.com.
Black Talent News is an international trade publication for African
Americans in the entertainment industry.