NECAT MEMBER COMPETITION: The Host with the Most Who’s eligible? Any NECAT Producer, whether or not you have a show already running or are just starting with us. Entry Fee Payment Deadline: If you wish to compete, you must have paid your entry fee by 5:00 pm on June 1, 2015. What does it cost to enter the competition? $35 – in house Producers $50 – out of house Producers Episode Submission Deadline: Final completed product must be turned in…Find out more »
You've seen him on Doctor Who! You've seen him on Harry Potter! Now see him live in NECAT Studios!
Simon Fisher-Becker will be here performing his one man show My Dalek Has A Puncture.
Nashville Education, Community, and Arts Television invites you to submit existing arts footage for broadcast during Artober Nashville (October 2015) on Music City Arts! What are we looking for? Video footage of local visual or performing arts, discussion, art-making, behind-the-scenes, documentaries, etc. NECAT invites you to submit any existing video footage you may have relating to visual arts as part of our 2015 Artober Artists Features. Every night during October 2015 (Metro Nashville Arts Commission’s fun Artober celebration), NECAT wants…Find out more »
She's baaaaa-aaaack!!! If you missed Sonya Thompson from The Walking Dead as a special guest instructor at NECAT this spring---you're in luck! She'll be back in our studio on Saturday, September 5, 2015 to teach you all the growls, snarls, snaps, moves, and process to be a professional zombie or actor in a film or TV show. Last time several actors missed this Undead Opportunity because they were on stages around town during our night-time class, so THIS TIME WE'VE…Find out more »
Forsooth, it is THE event of the season! Come sip, nibble, laugh, and shake your weary bones among friends at a very special joint fundraiser for Nashville Education, Community, and Arts Television and The Nashville Shakespeare Festival---perfectly timed to kick off the Halloween season. Some of Nashville's top Shakespearean actors will tickle both brains and funny bones in iconic Shakespearean scenes cleverly reworked and presented in full zombie special effects facial prosthetics and makeup by NECAT Artist-in-Residence Rick Prince…Find out more »
Worried you will become a zombie during fall break? It could happen---Nashville Education, Community, and Arts Television presents Zombie TV Camp October 5-9, 2015 During this week-long day camp October 6-10, participants age 13 and up will learn how to operate professional TV studio equipment to create their own Zombie-themed TV shows. Each student will have the opportunity to work in every role of TV production on-camera and off-camera (audio, lighting, camera operation, technical direction, floor direction, etc.), while creating…Find out more »
Sure, you COULD go to the mall and get your picture made with Santa---- or---you could come to NECAT, watch SyFy channel Face Off special effects artist Rick Prince transform an actor into an icy Jack Frost right in front of you----and shoot your own holiday message with him on our green screen. Uh, yuletide duh. Experience the magic of the holidays NECAT-style as Rick tells stories about his time on Face Off, his work on film and TV,…Find out more »
He's an ace. She's a queen. Special Effects Makeup Demonstration Friday Feb 12th 7:00pm Complimentary wine and chocolate Tickets $20 Special effects makeup artist Rick Prince from the SyFy channel show Face Off, Disney, and Universal Studios transforms passionate NECAT partner/Ascend Federal Credit Union Chief Marketing Officer Kim York into a royally mischievous Queen of Hearts. Kim and her company have a deep and abiding love affair with arts, education, and locally-created television, so it's only fitting that friends, fans,…Find out more »
TPAC InsideOut and NECAT presents: The Art of Special Effects Makeup: An Interactive Workshop with Face Off Artists in TPAC's Polk Theater March 5, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Ticket price $22.00 Renowned special effects makeup artists Rick Prince (Hasbro’s Transformers Universe, Disney, Universal Studios, and writer/director for Lwa: All Saints’ Eve), Roy Wooley (The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Parts 1 and 2, and Fabricator/Special Effects Makeup mastermind for Georgia’s Netherworld Haunted House), and Season 6 winner Rashaad Santiago from the SyFy…Find out more »
During the 5-day day-camp, 10 participants will learn to operate TV equipment, produce shows, and design sets in NECAT studios (pedestal cameras, lights, audio, green screen, etc.). They will create and shoot their own interview-style TV shows featuring a professional actor in full special effects makeup and costuming as an alien. In a full day focusing on creature creation and special effects makeup, NECAT’s Artist-in-Residence, Rick Prince from the SyFy channel show Face Off, will teach explain how to incorporate…Find out more »