Free Workshop Offered to Train Aspiring Stage Producers

Have you ever wanted to help with a stage production but didn’t want to be on stage? Have you ever wondered how a production is organized behind the scenes?  Stage East will offer a free workshop, ‘How to Be a Producer,’ led by Anne Moody, from 1-3 pm on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Eastport Arts Center. Attendees are asked to please indicate that they plan to attend by emailing

Moody’s career in performing arts promotion began with professional positions where she was instrumental in developing and managing art and cultural opportunities in New York City.  Her years of experience producing dance and theater productions commenced with the role of production assistant on Broadway in New York. Since then, she has produced numerous plays in Maine for Acadia Annex Theater Company, Magnificent Liars, and Stage East. In addition, Moody has been Production Manager for the Bangor Ballet since 2011. In addition to having the organizational skills and creativity required to produce, she is also an accomplished ballet performer. Moody resides in Pembroke.

Stage East is an Eastport-based community theater which celebrated its 25th year in 2015, and is a constituent member of the Eastport Arts Center, ‘Where Community and Creativity Meet.’ The Eastport Arts Center is at 36 Washington Street, Eastport, and is handicapped-accessible. For more information, please visit, call (207) 853-4650, or email