It's hard to believe that we are already posting the third episode! We've gotten extremely postitive feedback from the first two episodes, and we're excited to see what everyone thinks about the rest of the therapy session adventures.
The story of Dennis and Rita, as well as Dr. Fillasho, is a universal one. They are each on their own personal journey of self discovery, of trying to figure out who they are. Dennis and Rita are finding this by also learning more about each other, as well as how to make their relationship work. Love is a strong force, and sometimes life, or other outside influences and stresses, get in the way and assist us in forgetting who we truly are, and what we truly want. By sitting down and acknowledging, communicating, and discovering more about one's self, as well as your partner, you're able to live and love freely. Hopefully the therapy sessions for Dennis and Rita continue to make a difference and awaken in them the love they have for...
The past few months have been a wild roller coaster ride with ups, downs, and loop-de-loops galore. At the end of it, I asked myself why? Why put yourself through so much stress, pain, happiness, sorrow, tears, laughter, predicaments, confrontations, contracts? The answer is simple: I had to. To create art is to breathe. To create art is to live. To create art is to fulfill my destiny and live my fate. I’m not just doing it for me; I haven’t done it for just me in a long time. I’ve done it for everyone, including myself. We all need a little art in our lives. We all need a little escape. Theatre is a way for me to make that happen. I can help to make your imagination come alive by taking you to a new place, encountering new characters, and experiencing new events. My role in the past year has been a little more involved than just being an actor, but I am happy that I can bring more to the table, and on a grander scale, and...
This past week was an exciting week for In Retrospect! We held our premiere party at Professor Thom's down on the Lower East Side in Manhattan on Monday. We had an amazing turn out, and we got some really wonderful feedback about the first episode. It was great to send an evening surrounded by cast, crew, and friends to celebrate all of the incredible hard work that went into this production. October 15th and it will be online!!!
Frank's hometown city of St. Clair Shores published an article about him and the project this week, as well. If you want to know more about the process and how he got to writing, and ultumately producing the production, check out the article HERE.
Everything is still in post production and moving right along. Can't wait to share everything with you!
With a new month upon us, we can look forward to the smell of the Autumn leaves, pumpkin everything, and the premiere of In Retrospect!!!! We're so excited to share the culmination of almost two years of work from writing the first page through to filming all the way down to the final editing. Mark your calendars for Thursday October 15th @ noon, and check back here and go to our videos page to catch each episode as they air. We will begin by posting the first episode , "The Club" on the 15th, and will release one episode subsequently every week thereafter.
To celebrate, we're going to be hosting a premiere party where we will be screening the first episode, and the creator, Frank Leone, will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. If you're in NYC next week, feel free to stop on by.