What is the Mentorship Mastermind?
The Mentorship Mastermind is aimed at providing TheaterMakers a holistic and well-rounded training and mentorship experience. Every single week you'll have access to THREE different coaching calls on specific topics: Marketing, Writing, and Producing. These hour-long calls are a chance to hop on and ask questions, get feedback, and learn from our mentors. Plus get access to courses, our community, private slack channel, and more!
STEP 1: Apply To Join
Now accepting applications!
The TheaterMakers Mentorship Mastermind accepts members on a rolling basis.
All you have to do is submit your application to book a strategy session with a member of our team and see if The Mentorship Mastermind is the right fit for you.
We believe the world is a better place with more Theater in it. It's time for you to share your TheaterMaking with the world.
"This group has helped me stay on track and more than anything helped hold me accountable for the goals I set. There’s nothing worse than saying you’re going to do something, and then not doing it. This forces you to stay true to what you commit to and get the work done."
- CHRIS L.
✓ You'll have a plan for your next steps & the support to see it through
✓ You'll have access to the tools and resources needed to get your show to on a stage
✓ You'll be able to take control of your career and path to production
Wondering what's included?
Take a peek inside The TheaterMaker Mentorship Mastermind . . .
52 Weekly Coaching Calls
Join us every week for 3 separate hour-long coaching calls with each of our Lead Mentors. Focusing on your skills in Writing, Marketing, and Producing.
Monthly Mastermind Calls
Each month you'll meet with your assigned Productivity Coach to discuss your individual goals and how to best take action on them.
Daily written support from our team and the other group members as needed.
Group Mentorship comes with many perks. One of our favorites is the consistent access to meeting new TheaterMakers. Because we accept on a rolling basis, new faces will be joining us every month! Whether you're looking for team members for your project, a trusted feedback group, or potential new fans, There's something for everyone!
If you enroll today you'll unlock these bonuses . . .
Mentorship Mastermind Course Bundle
LIFETIME access to The Ultimate TheaterMakers Studio Course, The How To Market Your Show In NYC (And Beyond) Course, PLUS additional courses TBA!
Access to our newest TheaterMakers Studio online community, StageConnect for the duration of your year-long membership
Resource & Sample Document Libraries
LIFETIME access to the TMS Resource & Sample Document Libraries! Including hundreds of contracts, budgets, and templates, Industry contact lists, execution plans, partner discounts, and more!
"If I have learned anything from you, it is how to connect the dots. This has made a profound difference, enabled me to focus, and discover the passion to tell my story. It has led to unfoldment in my life that is nothing short of miraculous."
- SUZANNE L.
Meet Your Mentors
You'll have access to our mentorship team during THREE mentorship calls every week. Plus, we'll invite guest mentors to consult with our members on Public Relations, Legal, Accounting, General Management, and more!
CEO of The TheaterMakers Studio & Marketing Professional
Monica Hammond is a Serial Entrepreneur and Theatrical Marketing Professional. She is the Founder of Big Leap Brands, a Marketing and Consulting Agency designed to help fellow Entertainment Entrepreneurs grow and scale their businesses. She is also the Founder and CEO of Broadway Murder Mysteries and Curious Custom. She is the former Artistic Associate of The Attic Theater Company, which produced dozens of shows in New York City for its decade-long span. Before becoming CEO of The TheaterMakers Studio, Monica held the role of Director of Marketing for Tony Award-Winning Broadway Producer, Ken Davenport for nearly a decade, working on various Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, including but not limited to, the Tony Award-Winning revival of Once On This Island, A Beautiful Noise: The Neil Diamond Musical, Deaf West’s Spring Awakening, It’s Only A Play, Gettin’ The Band Back Together, as well as the National Tour of A Night With Janis Joplin. Off Broadway: André & Dorine, Tammany Hall, That Bachelorette Show, The Awesome 80s Prom, Daddy Long Legs, Sesame Street The Musical, and more.
Writer & Dramaturg
Eric Webb is a NYC based writer and dramaturg whose plays and musicals have been produced in NYC and Tokyo. As a dramaturg, Eric has worked with The TheaterMakers Studio and Ken Davenport since 2013 as Director of Creative Development, aiding hundreds of writers and composers in achieving their goals of moving from the page to the stage. Eric also previously served as Artistic Director for March Forth Productions, Literary and Marketing Manager for La Vie Productions, and Dramaturg for Young Playwrights, Inc. Writing projects in development include Rise (with composer Scott Wilkinson), Breakup - The Musical (with composer Stephanie Bianchi), and Thompson/Gifford. Previous writing credits include #JustBeYou (Random Farms Kids’ Theater, JOY Kids’ Theater), A White Man’s Guide to Rikers Island (Players Theater, Gene Frankel Theater), “Orion” (short film), The Angels of Mons (March Forth Productions/Horse Trade at Theater Under St. Marks).
Producer, Writer & Director
Jonathan Hogue (he/him) is a producer, writer, and director with a specialty in new work development and creative branding. He carries 4+ years of experience in Executive, Administrative, Marketing, and Production Assistant positions on Broadway as well as with Williamstown Theatre Festival, the Joffrey Ballet School, Bartle Bogle Hegarty, and Production Glue, and is currently completing his MFA in Theatre Management & Producing at Columbia University. He is also the writer (book/score) and lead producer of Stranger Sings! The Parody Musical (Winner - 2021 BroadwayWorld Off-Broadway Award for Best New Musical) now playing a hit extended run off-Broadway, with international productions running concurrently in the UK and Australia. Other projects in development include Camp Nightmare, a jukebox parody musical riffing on 1980's slasher films; and The Nations, a drama loosely based on his experiences as an aid worker across three continents, which received its virtual world-premiere in Spring 2021. He has also produced the NY Premiere of Jay Stull's The Singularity Play (Columbia University New Play Festival 2022) as well as a series of virtual one-acts for Theatrical Resources Unlimited’s 2021 TRUSpeak Benefit (featuring Ann Harada, Brenda Braxton, and Robert Cuccioli), and has served as a reader for the TRU Voices and Williamstown Theatre Festival Weissberger New Play awards. As a multi-hyphenate theater artist, Jonathan is passionate about guiding the development process of new works with creativity and efficiency, and loves supporting writers and producers in the process of bringing their artistic vision to full life.
Want to ACCELERATE Your Success?
We know that creating all of the materials you need for your show to see success can be daunting. If you'd like a "done for you" solution to get your materials in pitch-ready shape, consider upgrading to the Mentorship Mastermind Accelerator!
The Mentorship Mastermind Accelerator Includes
- All benefits of the TheaterMaker Mentorship Mastermind
- Professionally designed "done for you" pitch deck for both investors and partnerships.
- Consulting on the slides needed, content, tone, creative direction, etc.
- Meetings with THREE producers to practice pitching your show and presenting the deck, with feedback (30 minutes each).
What's the investment?
Join as a Member for one payment of $7,800
Pay one upfront payment of $2,000, then 12 Monthly Payments of $500
How To Apply To The TheaterMaker Mentorship Mastermind
When booking your meeting with a member of our team, you’ll be asked to reply to several questions about your background and goals. Application time will be roughly 3-5 minutes.