Open Stage Media receives 2019 Nor’easter Award for Overall Excellence

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—OCT. 9, 2019—Open Stage Media will receive a 2019 Nor’easter Award for Overall Excellence at The Alliance for Community Media Northeast Region Conference, held Thursday, Oct. 31 in Portland, Maine.   Founded in 1976, the Alliance represents over 3,000 public, educational and governmental access organizations and community media centers throughout the country, operating under the…

2019 High School Musical Theatre Awards Nominees Announced at Proctors

Winners will travel to New York in June to participate in Jimmy Awards® SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—APRIL 24, 2019—Proctors and The Times Union announced nominees today for the 2019 High School Musical Theatre Awards at Proctors. Proctors CEO Philip Morris and Times Union Senior Features and Sunday editor Gary Hahn were joined by Proctors Creative Workforce Director Grace Janiszewski for…

Proctors Collaborative Brand Announced

New umbrella brand embraces regional partners, fosters future growth and encourages cultural unity SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—AUG. 28, 2018—Proctors Collaborative is a new brand, embracing Proctors, Capital Repertory Theatre and Universal Preservation Hall, as well as subsidiaries like the School of the Performing Arts at Proctors, Marquee Power and Open Stage Media. “Proctors Collaborative,” says Jim Murphy,…

Proctors Completes 15-month Project to Rebuild its Websites

SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—AUG. 10, 2018—Proctors recently completed a 15-month project to rebuild and expand its websites. “There were a number of challenges,” said Jim Murphy, the organization’s director of marketing and corporate sales. “We had three venue sites built by three different parties on two different architectures; we had yet another website for Open Stage Media, our…

The Alt expands with Alt Access, The Daily Primer and The AltCast

Print edition goes biweekly SCHENECTADY, N.Y.—APRIL 4, 2018—As part of a multimedia expansion, The Alt has added a bi-weekly online flipbook edition, Alt Access; an email alert, The Daily Primer; and a weekly television show, The AltCast, to its portfolio. Beginning today, The Alt print edition will publish bi-weekly, with an online calendar updated daily for comprehensive entertainment coverage. Publisher Tracy Strann…