Television, Film and Other Media Platforms: Background and History
Gateway artists and board members have created a substantial body of work for television, radio, film and other media platforms. This shared passion has made it possible to create 82 distinct programs for national and international audiences - featuring the work of Gateway artists. A number of these programs have received significant awards and honors. TELEVISION with Awards and Honors RADIO with Awards and Honors
During the onset of the Covid-19 Crisis Gateway focused on the creation of online arts programs to fill the lack of access to the arts due to massive closings to the public of arts, cultural and other community venues. We look forward to continuing to provide bold, innovative arts experiences for audiences and students utilizing online platforms. Our programming design includes performances, classes, art exhibit visits, interviews, demonstrations and more. MEDIA TEAM Chris Moser is the President and Tom Spach is the Chairperson of Gateway Performance Productions. Both have extensive background and expertise in producing and presenting media.Sandra Hughes, Gateway’s Producing Artistic Director, is a writer, director, choreographer, principal performer and musician with considerable experience creating media content. Michael Hickey is Gateway’s resident mask maker, theatrical designer and a principal performer. Jerilynn Bedingfieldis a choreographer and principal performer. Reggie Prim is Gateway’s arts and community engagement consultant. Judy Condor is a consultant with an established grassroots documentary filmmaking background and artistic associate LEO Armstrong is an emerging filmmaker. MEDIA TEAM BIOS
Gateway’s programming is made possible in part by support from the Georgia Council for the Arts, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Fulton County Commissioners under the guidance of the Department of Community Development, the Fulton County Commissioners under the guidance of Fulton County Arts and Culture, the City of Atlanta - Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs and individual contributors.