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Creative PR and marketing coach Diane Foy has conversations with thriving musicians, actors, dancers, and industry influencers on what it takes to succeed in the arts. Solo shows offer coaching drawn from her 25 years’ experience as a multi-passionate creative entrepreneur. Guests have included musicians Akon, Bif Naked, Sass Jordan, Jason McCoy, Clayton Bellamy, Marc Jordan, live music producer Tom Jackson, music producers Timbaland and Joe Solo, actor/musician Michael Des Barres, actor Glenn Scarpelli, Meisner acting coach Adrian Griffin, Tap Dancer Travis Knights, Dancer/Choreographer Kevin Ormsby, Broadway & Symphony star Capathia Jenkins, and Broadway Life Coach Bret Shuford.

Creative PR and marketing coach Diane Foy has conversations with thriving musicians, actors, dancers, and industry influencers on what it takes to succeed in the arts. Solo shows offer coaching drawn from her 25 years’ experience as a multi-passionate creative entrepreneur. Guests have included musicians Akon, Bif Naked, Sass Jordan, Jason McCoy, Clayton Bellamy, Marc Jordan, live music producer Tom Jackson, music producers Timbaland and Joe Solo, actor/musician Michael Des Barres, actor Glenn Scarpelli, Meisner acting coach Adrian Griffin, Tap Dancer Travis Knights, Dancer/Choreographer Kevin Ormsby, Broadway & Symphony star Capathia Jenkins, and Broadway Life Coach Bret Shuford.

Location:

Canada

Description:

Creative PR and marketing coach Diane Foy has conversations with thriving musicians, actors, dancers, and industry influencers on what it takes to succeed in the arts. Solo shows offer coaching drawn from her 25 years’ experience as a multi-passionate creative entrepreneur. Guests have included musicians Akon, Bif Naked, Sass Jordan, Jason McCoy, Clayton Bellamy, Marc Jordan, live music producer Tom Jackson, music producers Timbaland and Joe Solo, actor/musician Michael Des Barres, actor Glenn Scarpelli, Meisner acting coach Adrian Griffin, Tap Dancer Travis Knights, Dancer/Choreographer Kevin Ormsby, Broadway & Symphony star Capathia Jenkins, and Broadway Life Coach Bret Shuford.

Twitter:

@DianeFoyPR

Language:

English

Contact:

4164139672


Episodes

Nashville’s Best Vocal Coach & BMI Million-Air Awarded Songwriter Judy Rodman

3/31/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 66 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! My guest today has over 50 years of success in the music industry. Judy Rodman has sung on decades of hit records or performed live or on TV with artists such as George Jones, Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, George Strait, Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, and the list goes on. During her solo music career, she had a #1 record on the Billboard, Cashbox, Gavin, and R&R charts and won the Academy of Country Music award for New...

Duration:00:34:44

Bree Noble on 5 Stages of Music Career Success

3/18/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 65 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! 2020 did not go according to plan! In 2021, so many things are still uncertain, like when live concerts, theatre, festivals, and other events will return. What I know for sure, though, is why I got into coaching unstoppable musicians and actors in the first place. I have a real passion for the performing arts and I am committed to helping my clients attract fans, media, and industry so that they can make money with their talents....

Duration:00:38:22

Patrick Oliver Jones: Musical Theatre Actor, Singer & Why I’ll Never Make It Host

3/10/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 64 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! My guest today is an actor and singer originally from Birmingham, Alabama, Patrick Oliver Jones. He has been in the performing arts both onscreen and onstage for more than 25 years. He was in the original cast of FIRST WIVES CLUB in Chicago in addition to two national tours, THE ADDAMS FAMILY and EVITA. On camera, Patrick has appeared and done voiceover work in several national commercials as well as co-starring roles on...

Duration:00:51:04

Web Design & Building Community with Katherine Forbes of Music Biz Besties & Designing The Row

2/24/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 63 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! 2020 reinforced for me that we in the entertainment industry need community, we need to ask for help, and we need to offer help when we can. My offer to help: As a PR & marketing coach,I help musicians and actors attract fans, media, and industry so that they can book gigs and make money with their talents, without feeling overwhelmed or doubting themselves. After 16 years as an entertainment publicist, I’ve made a milestone...

Duration:00:27:02

Music PR & Marketing Q&A Screen x Screen Edition

2/18/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 61 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Today I am sharing with you the recording of a Q&A session I hosted during the Screen x Screen music and tech conference that is happening right now. It is a new virtual conference presented by Indie Week. Indie Week is turning into Indie Year with another virtual conference Indie 101 coming up in April 20-24. INDIE 101 is focused on education for artists and emerging music businesses. The founder of Indie Week and the Canadian...

Duration:00:43:14

Social Media & Spotify Tips for Bands with Monica Strut

2/3/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 61 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Ever hear of the 5 W’s and 1 H? People often ask me how…. How is my pr and marketing coaching for musicians and actors different from other coaching or training out there? And it's a great question. At the core, I believe in exploring the 5 W’s before we get to the H. This means my clients explore: WHAT they really want and what they have to offer (recordings, live performances, acting for film/tv, merchandise) WHO they truly...

Duration:00:38:47

Moniqua Plante on How Health Shapes Actors, Musicians & Creatives Career Future

1/20/2021
Hello and welcome to episode 60 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Are you a performer or creative who just wants to feel your best on-the- daily? Yeah, me too. Great minds think alike! As actors, musicians and creatives, we want to make an impact on the world around us. That means bringing the best of ourselves to everything we do. And we often miss the fundamental link between performing our best and feeling our best. It is just a hard fact of the entertainment industry that our energy, our...

Duration:00:47:23

From Stage Fright To Stage Presence with Elisa Di Napoli

1/7/2021
Do you choose a word or slogan each year? I’ve chosen “Breakthrough” as my word for 2021. If you ever feel like your progress suddenly just slams into a brick wall, I promise you, I’ve been there! In fact, the harder I work the more frustrating it becomes when I still don’t feel there yet, wherever there is. But I want to tell you that you only hit walls when you’re moving out of your comfort zone. And if you’re hitting walls, you’re still going. If you’re committed to breaking through,...

Duration:00:35:35

Casting Director & Acting Coach Mel Mack on Self-Tapes That Don't Suck

12/17/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 58 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! How is everyone doing with the ending of 2020? For me, I’m trying to work on my mindset for the changes I want to make in 2021 and all that I want to accomplish. I’ve hit a point in my life that I’m not letting anything stop me from achieving my goals. And by anything I mean myself. We stop ourselves in so many ways, don’t we? We don’t always acknowledge it as such though. Often the things that we procrastinate on, dismiss as...

Duration:00:46:50

Ashley Tabatabai on Actors Creating Their Own Work + Tips from Casting Directors

12/10/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 57 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Hey, remember my guest from episode 49 Broadway Actor Bret Shuford, also known as the Broadway Life Coach. Bret has created this really fun and creative way to add more positivity to your life. The Actor Mindset Reset is a FREE 14-day video series where Bret shares a daily inspirational video highlighting a different aspect of mindfulness, as it relates to the performing arts. Sprinkled throughout the training are seven unique...

Duration:00:27:33

Social Media, PR, Marketing for Musicians & Actors Q&A with Diane Foy

12/3/2020
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Duration:00:39:44

Financial Freedom for Creatives with Katy Chen Mazzara

11/26/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 55 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Can I be real with you for a moment? My biggest goal for my coaching business is to help thousands of unstoppable musicians and actors like you attract fans, media, and industry so that you can book gigs and make money with your talents. The plan to get there? By teaching and supporting one artist at a time through my 6 phase roadmap that focuses on small steps and consistency to succeed. Easy as that. The same goes for building...

Duration:00:36:18

Catherine McNally On The Craft of Acting

11/18/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 54 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! I’m so excited that I have created the ultimate resource to help unstoppable musicians and actors like you attract fans, media, and industry so that you can book gigs and make money with your talents!!! It is called … wait for it… “How To Attract Fans, Media & Industry for Musicians & Actors: The 6 C’s Roadmap to Book Gigs & Make Money!” The Roadmap takes you through 6 in-depth phases that when followed in order will lead to...

Duration:00:48:03

Karen “Cricket” Garratt on Confidence, Creativity & Living Your Joyful Purpose

10/28/2020
THE CONFIDENT CREATIVE ACADEMY a Free Virtual Training event that brings the World’s Top Creative Experts and Transformation Leaders together to teach you how to build your self-confidence to move forward with the creative career you know you are meant to have. Hello and welcome to episode 53 of Sing1 Dance! Act! Thrive! You know those moments where the world seems to crack open and you never see things the same way again? ⠀ ⠀ Mine happened when I discovered coaching as my next calling...

Duration:00:39:55

CD Baby & Indie Week's Darryl Hurs

10/21/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 052 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Today’s guest Darryl Hurs is the founder of Indie Week, a music festival and conference that takes place annually in Toronto, Canada that showcases acts from all over the world. This year like many events they are transitioning it into an online conference which is taking place November 10th to 14th. Darryl is also the Canadian representative for CD Baby, an online distribution company that gets independent artists onto all the...

Duration:00:55:43

Cara Pifko, Better Call Saul Recurring, Gemini & Stage Raw Theatre Award Winning Actor

10/14/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 51 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Today’s guest is Gemini and Stage Raw Theatre award-winning actor Cara Pifko who has played the recurring character of Paige Novick on the 39 time Emmy Award-nominated television show Better Call Saul since 2016. Acting professionally since the age of 7, she practically grew up on Canadian television shows including Sharon, Lois, and Bram’s The Elephant Show, Road to Avonlea, Our Hero, Human Cargo and This is Wonderland which in...

Duration:01:17:27

Lorraine Lawson, Top Vocal Coach, Singer, Songwriter, Producer

8/12/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 50 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Anyone else feel like saying “Let’s try that again!” What a strange time we’re going through, and even though you might be dreaming of rolling back the clock to January and starting again, I believe we can learn from our current situation instead. Maybe you’re feeling guilty for not always being 100% productive all the time. Maybe you had BIG plans for your career and you’ve watched those come to a screeching halt. I’m here to...

Duration:00:39:05

Bret Shuford: Actor & Broadway Life Coach

7/30/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 49 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! Can I share a secret with you? I can’t do what I do without the guidance of my previous and current coaches and mentors showing me the way. Until a few years ago, I was 100% DIY and that is a respected way of doing things as I’m sure many of you are currently trying to build your career all on your own. However, since I discovered coaching I have seen that life is so much easier when someone with more experience than you in an...

Duration:00:48:39

Michael Des Barres: Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Poet, DJ & Marquis

7/16/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 48 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! I’m very excited about my guest today! Michael Des Barres is a European Marquis, raised in England, and living in Los Angeles. He has appeared in over 150 hours of American television, including roles on MacGyver, Seinfeld, and Roseanne, as well as more than 40 feature films including To Sir, With Love with Sidney Poitier and has sold over 7 million albums as both a recording artist and songwriter, beginning with his days as the...

Duration:00:45:34

Pandemic Pie Project w Multi-passionate Artist Bradley Harder

6/26/2020
Hello and welcome to episode 47 of Sing! Dance! Act! Thrive! What are you waiting for? This season, I’ve found myself longing for the completely booked coaching practice that I had planned for at the beginning of this year and although patience is not my strongest virtue, I keep reminding myself that good things take time and I’m enjoying helping the clients that I do have to build confidence, increase profile and achieve goals so that they can build a thriving career in the arts without...

Duration:00:19:14