Arts, Film, Music, Theatre, Comedy

2019 Dec 09

Artist Development Fellowships: Information Session [OFA Event]

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Common Room

Involved in the arts? Do you have a great opportunity to pursue your artistic interests or advance your work but need financial support? Artist Development Fellowships provide funding to support student development in the practice of the arts. Come to our Info session for a review of guidelines, advice on the application process, and hear from past Fellows about their experience. The program is co-administered by the Office for the Arts, Office of Postgraduate and National Fellowships, and Office of Career Services and is open to underclassmen and in special instances freshman...

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2020 Jan 23

Site Visit: WGBH

10:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 

WGBH, Boston

LOCATION: One Guest Street, Boston, MA 02135
REGISTRATION: Please register to attend. (Registration Deadline: Friday, December 6)
COST: $15 fee to hold your reservation. There is no charge for the site visit. You will only be charged if you cancel within a week before the trip or do not show up on the morning of the visit. Note: If you do not have a credit card to reserve your spot on...

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2019 Oct 25

Producer/Writer Nicky Weinstock '92 (Red Hour Films) Open Office Hours

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard students of all class years and concentrations are invited.

Interested in learning more about the business of the entertainment industry (e.g. producing, financing, artist representation) and/or storytelling (e.g. producing, writing, directing, scoring) for film, television, media, and/or for a reflective, candid, real-time report-out on the industry (re: feature films, rom-coms, drama, short films, streaming)?

Interested in connecting with other students with shared interest in the arts - a creative community where critique and feedback are candid, constructive and free... Read more about Producer/Writer Nicky Weinstock '92 (Red Hour Films) Open Office Hours
2019 Sep 27

Office Hours with Nicky Weinstock (writing for film & tv/entertainment business)

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Sign up for 1:1 appointments to discuss your aspirations, project ideas, or work in progress in the creative or business sides of film/tv/media. Weinstock is an award-winning producer and writer; earlier this year rom-com Plus One took top honors at the Tribeca Film Festival, and TV mini-series Escape at Dannemora (Showtime) received Monte Carlo TV Festival, Golden Globe, SAG, DGA, awards and twelve 2019 Primetime Emmy nominations.... Read more about Office Hours with Nicky Weinstock (writing for film & tv/entertainment business)
2019 Oct 18

ArtsBites: Daniel Rogers '12 [OFA / OCS Event]

4:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn St.

Time for food and conversation! ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On October 18, the OFA is partnering with OCS to welcome Daniel Rogers '12, who currently is a staff writer for the CW show In the Dark.  Rogers has an MFA from the Peter Stark Producing Program at USC and a BA in English from Harvard College, where he was manager of the Harvard Glee Club. A classically trained baritone, SAG Award-winning actor, and reformed pre-law...

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2019 Nov 13

So You Want to Write Fiction?

7:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Mather House Senior Common Room

Have an urge to write short stories or a novel? Or maybe you just love to read them? You won’t want to miss two great writers discussing their fiction-writing careers. You’ll hear all—from how they got started to how they keep going—in a conversation moderated by Mather’s writer-in-residence Keith Raffel.

Laura van den...

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2019 Oct 17

MEDIA, MARKETING, & CREATIVE CAREERS EXPO

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Cabot Library, Science Center
Join us for the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo! Career fairs and expos are a great way to meet representatives from different types of organizations, to learn about internship and full-time positions, and to discover exciting opportunities within the field. For more information about this event, including the list of participating organizations, please visit the Media, Marketing, & Creative Careers Expo website. Harvard ID required for entry.
2019 Sep 13

Harvardwood: "I Was a Showbiz Intern"

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in the entertainment industry? Come learn about Harvardwood, your most helpful resource in your job and internship search! Learn about Harvardwood 101 and Harvardwood Summer Internship Program, and hear from a panel of students who've interned in the field. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND. For additional information see https://www.harvardwood.org/fall2019_infosession_101hsip.
2019 Oct 04

Internships in Arts & Culture Roundtable: Winter, Spring, Summer & Fall

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Harvard students interested in exploring, and gaining experience in, careers in the arts and culture sector can pursue internship opportunities during winter and summer breaks or fall/spring terms. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
 

Moderator: Jake Schwencke  ’21: OCS Arts & Entertainment PAF

  • Eric Cheng ’20: Former Intern at Viacom, NBCUniversal Media LLC, Co-Founder & President of Harvard Asian Student Arts Project, Director, Harvard Radcliffe...
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2019 Sep 05

Creative Careers Job Search Orientation for Seniors

5:30pm to 6:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Seniors: Interested in jobs in creative fields like arts, advertising, entertainment, marketing, branding, publishing, and journalism? Come to this program and learn how to strategize and optimize your search in these fields, and how to conduct the networked job search that's so key in creative careers. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Dec 05

Arts & Entertainment Job Search Meet-up for Seniors

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Are you a senior looking for a job in Entertainment, Media, Creative and Performing Arts, Arts Management, Journalism, or Museums? Come and brainstorm with other seniors and advisers from the Office of Career Services and the Office for the Arts (OFA) to discuss how to best connect with alumni working in your area of interest, find additional job search resources, and learn networking tips. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Oct 16

Office Hours with Viacom (home to BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon & Paramount Office Hours)

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sophomores and Juniors: Meet one-on-one with a recruiter from Viacom (home to BET, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, and Paramount, among other brands) to discuss your internship interests. Viacom internships offer endless ways to explore potential careers through an immersive, paid program that encourages you to bring your passions and insights to work every day. A few departments include: Ad Sales, Creative Development, Digital, Distribution & Business Development, Marketing, Programming, and Research & Data Strategy.

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2019 Sep 10

Creative Careers Orientation: How to Find Jobs & Internships

4:30pm to 5:30pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138
Interested in jobs or internships in creative fields like arts, advertising, entertainment, marketing, branding, publishing, and journalism? Come to this program and learn how to strategize and optimize your search in these fields, and how to conduct the networking that's so key in creative careers. PLEASE REGISTER TO ATTEND.
2019 Oct 25

So You Want to Make It in Hollywood? with Nicky Weinstock '91 (Red Hour) and Winifred Neisser ‘74 (Former SVP, Sony Pictures Television)

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

OCS, 54 Dunster St, Cambridge, MA 02138

 

Thinking about pursuing a career in tv or film, whether as a writer, producer, or executive? Interested in learning how to navigate this career pathway? Want to discuss how Hollywood is changing to include more diverse stories and voices? Join us for a lunchtime conversation with Producer Nicky Weinstock '91 and Winifred Neisser ‘74, Former Senior Vice President, Movies for Television and Miniseries, ...

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