Behind the Camera, with Special Guest Dan O’Shannon

Join the Greater Cleveland Film Commission (GCFC) Behind the Camera,
with special guest Dan O’Shannon, writer of Cheers, Frasier, Modern Family and more!

Hilarities 4th Street Theatre at Pickwick & Frolic
2035 East 4th St., Cleveland, Ohio 44115

Friday, October 21st, 2022
VIP Cocktail Reception 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Behind the Camera Program 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

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The Greater Cleveland Film Commission is excited to host award-winning writer and producer Dan O’Shannon for the return of its signature Behind the Camera event Friday, October 21st, 2022.

Dan O’Shannon, a Northeast Ohio native, is a writer / showrunner / executive producer on some of the most successful and iconic sitcoms of all time. His credits include Newhart, Cheers, Fraiser, and Modern Family. Dan has been nominated for 11 Emmy® awards, winning six. He has also been nominated for an Academy Award. Toss in a guest actor spot on The Golden Girls and writing credits on 18 additional TV shows, two Golden Globes®, and an Annie Award® for Best Animated Short, 2005.

In addition to being an accomplished television writer and producer, Dan is the author of two books, The Adventures of Mrs. Jesus, and What Are You Laughing At? A Comprehensive Guide to the Comedic Event.

Behind the Camera with Dan O’Shannon will be a moderated conversation held at the Hilarities 4th Street Theatre at Pickwick & Frolic. This look behind-the-scenes will include a wide variety of topics ranging from Dan’s experiences in the entertainment business, how growing up in Northeast Ohio impacted his career, and special insight into the creative process behind some of your favorite TV comedies. The same morning, GCFC will host a student Q&A with Dan targeted towards local high school and college students.

EVENT SPONSORSHIPS & INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

$10,000 “Showrunner” Presenting Sponsor(s)
•  VIP Cocktail Reception for 16 guests with Dan O’Shannon
•  16 Reserved VIP seats
•  Logo on Pickwick & Frolic Marquee
•  Presenting Sponsor designation and logo on all event collateral
•  Full-page ad in event program
•  Complimentary valet
•  Hearty hors d’oeuvres and open bar before the program

$5,000 “Series Producer” Sponsor(s)
•  VIP Cocktail Reception for 8 guests with Dan O’Shannon
•  8 Reserved VIP seats
•  Event Sponsor designation and logo on all event collateral
•  Half-page ad in event program
•  Complimentary valet
•  Hearty hors d’oeuvres and open bar before the program

$2,500 “Story Editor” Sponsor(s)
•  VIP Cocktail Reception for 4 guests with Dan O’Shannon
•  4 Reserved VIP seats
•  Event Sponsor designation and logo on all event collateral
•  Quarter-page ad in event program
•  Complimentary valet
•  Hearty hors d’oeuvres and open bar before the program

BECOME A SPONSOR

$250 “Staff Writer” VIP (Limited)
•  VIP Cocktail Reception with Dan O’Shannon
•  VIP reserved seating
•  Complimentary Valet
•  Hearty hors d’oeuvres and open bar before the program

$100 “Cast Member”
•  First-come, first-served general seating
•  Complimentary beer and wine

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