Stay safe, we will get through this!

Stay safe, we will get through this!

What a difference a few days make!  A week and a half ago I left for New Orleans for a mix of business and pleasure and this week my wife and I are back in Calgary in self-isolation (we feel fine).  Everyone I know has been impacted by this...more »

Finding Business Value in the Arts

Finding Business Value in the Arts

The idea for Stagehand initially came from the potential I saw in my three talented artist daughters and a sense of frustration that there wasn’t a better “use case” for their passion and skills. The arts are typically about beauty...more »

Make it easy for venues to say, “Yes!”

Make it easy for venues to say, “Yes!”

Part of simplifying the selection process comes from the artist.  You make it easier for venues when:  You have video content to watch from your profile. You have samples of your music on your profile. Your profile exudes...more »

Stagehand Purpose Statement

Stagehand Purpose Statement

We often get the question “What does Stagehand do, exactly?” so we decided to clearly articulate our "purpose" statement and commit it to paper so it can be read, shared and best of all, understood. "Stagehand helps Organizations improve...more »

Making Airports a Hub for Live Music

Making Airports a Hub for Live Music

As our world becomes increasingly digital, traditional brick and mortar businesses are looking for new ways to providing engaging customer experiences that can't be found online. Local artists provide a valuable resource that nontraditional...more »

Using Stagehand as an online Electronic Press Kit

Using Stagehand as an online Electronic Press Kit

Recently, we had feedback from artists who would like to use Stagehand as an online "Electronic Press Kit" to promote themselves to buyers and venue bookers. We make it easy to send one link that contains a description, headline, video, audio,...more »

Top 3 Ways to Boost Your Stagehand Profile

Top 3 Ways to Boost Your Stagehand Profile

The process of song-writing and recording is complex, but that doesn’t mean your Stagehand profile should be. The simplicity of short and sweet is what most venues want, as they deal with multiple requests daily. Having something pithy and...more »

New features for venues to gather data - May 2019

New features for venues to gather data - May 2019

We are excited to announce that on May 4th, 2019 Stagehand will deliver new functionality which will enable venues to start to track data about their events.  None of this data will be available to the general public, some of it will be shared...more »