Creative Career Paths: Entertainment & Media
Join us for this series virtual events exploring professions in the entertainment, film, tv, and media industries. Each program will feature a different professional working in these industries sharing the story of how they got to where they are today and illuminate the many different pathways one can build for themselves to achieve successful careers.
Saturday, September 25, 11 am
Creative Career Paths: Comic & Writer
With a witty and honest brand of humor, writer and comedian Gloria Bigelow has performed at top comedy clubs and festivals around the nation, and has been featured on numerous tv specials. Director/producer Kimberley Browning sits down for a conversation with Gloria to talk about her journey into the comedy scene, and her current work writing on Bob Hearts Abishola on CBS.
Watch event recording here.
Saturday, October 9, 11 am
Creative Career Paths: Commercial Director
Learn about careers in filming commercials from Elizabeth Lippman, award-winning commercial director and photographer. Director/producer Kimberley Browning talks with Elizabeth about her career path in photojournalism, fashion, short films, and how she works to tell authentic stories.
Saturday, October 23, 11 am
Creative Career Paths: Video Game Production & Engineering
Discover how successful games are made, from start to finish. Learn from professionals at Warner Bros. Games about the production and engineering elements that go into game making. Hear about their personal career journeys and what education, skills, and paths you can take to get into the gaming industry.
Saturday, November 6, 11 am
Creative Career Paths: Music Creative Production
Join us for a conversation with Colleen Fitzpatrick from Netflix’s Music Creative Production arm, and learn how they help productions creatively execute music needs for shows like Julie and The Phantoms, Black AF, Queen’s Gambit, and more. Hear about Colleen’s journey from artist, writer, and producer to her current role today.