Category Archive: acting

Savannah Black and Blue at NEC

Negro Ensemble Company’s Savannah Black and Blue at Shetler Studios Nov 5-22 Opening Nov 7 and Next NEC Rep monthly meet Nov 7 10a-1pm at Riverside Church Multi-Purpose Room Grants, Resources, Events for multi-cultural artists in NY and the east Coast.

NEC Rep Meets VP of CBS Diversity Institute NY

August 27, 2009. 10 members from the NEC Repertory and Marie McKinney, program coordinator and instructor at Negro Ensemble Company, were invited to meet with CBS-TV, Casting Vice President, Fern Orenstein to participate in The CBS Diversity Institute’s one-on-one coaching on best practices for marketing the actor’s talent and landing roles on “episodic” TV. You know, TV shows like, C.S.I, N.C.I.S, The Unit, Peace Maker, among others. Ms. Orenstein, Barbara Matos and other Casting Executives from CBS Hollywood and CBS NY met with 80 selected Actors from the Actor’s Unions and African, Latin and Asian American NY organizations, including NEC.