May
27
May 28

Casting Director, The Road

Excited to be working as Casting Director on Bluehaus Productions' premiere Virtual Reality film. The narrative short will be shot in 360 giving the audience a glimpse into the moment immigrants are coerced into submission by traffickers and told they will work against their will.

The Revolution Vol. 14
Apr
22
10:00 pm22:00

The Revolution Vol. 14

  • National Sawdust

LUECK live at National Sawdust with The Revolution Vol. 14.

THE REVOLUTION is an emerging performance series, highlighting Brooklyn & Harlem based artists and musicians that not only represent the core of independent pop culture in 2017 but who currently stand in the breeding ground of evolution within their genre.

As a part of VOL. 14, The Revolution will feature three incredible live performances
from local artists:
LUECK, Elle Winston, & Emily Elbert

Tickets and more information >> http://natsaw.co/revolution14

"My Valentine" @ The Buddy Project
Apr
20
3:00 pm15:00

"My Valentine" @ The Buddy Project

Hitting the studio to record an original 50s style pop-rock song with The Buddy Project. The song was commissioned by fellow CMG Sundance Alum, Cody Lieberman. The song will be the theme of his upcoming film "Tapes From Tomorrow." A Montreal based sci-fi narrative about a missing girlfriend and a series of mysterious tapes that begin appearing following the her disappearance. 

The prospective premiere for the film (and the song) is slated for the Late 2017-2018 Festival circuit.

Hamlet in the Golden Vale
Mar
19
Apr 4

Hamlet in the Golden Vale

  • Grantstown Castle

I am production coordinating and assisting with design for a production of Hamlet in association with Roll the Bones Theatre Company. We will be traveling to shoot on location at a 16th century Castle in the Irish countryside.  We will shoot a feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Classic along with a 360° VR experience.  For two nights we will also stage an immersive experience in the castle, chalet, and cottage.

More info to come, stay tuned.

Queens World Film Festival
Mar
14
Mar 19

Queens World Film Festival

My second short "i've lost my taste for yogurt" will screen at the 7th Annual Queens World Film Festival in New York. 

Looking forward to screen and compete in the LGBT category.

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A production still from the classroom scene, July 2016.

SPE Media Festival
Mar
9
Mar 12

SPE Media Festival

Honored for my film "i've lost my taste for yogurt" to have been selected to screen in Orlando at the Society for Photographic Education. The festival is sure to be a wide range of exciting works.

Short. Sweet. Film Fest
Mar
3
Mar 5

Short. Sweet. Film Fest

"i've lost my taste for yogurt" to be screened with the Short. Sweet. Film Fest this march. 

Soundhole Soul Vol. 3
Jan
26
9:00 pm21:00

Soundhole Soul Vol. 3

  • Bushwick Public House
 

Fresh from Sundance and hitting the stage for a 30-minute set at Bushwick Public House this Thursday with Soundhole Soul.

Come get your indie folk-rock soul on!!!!

Thanks to Manchez for the opportunity to play and hang!

"The Filmmaker's Institute" @ Sundance 2017
Jan
18
Jan 26

"The Filmmaker's Institute" @ Sundance 2017

I will be attending the 2017 Sundance Film Festival with The Creative Mind Group and "The Filmmaker's Institute."

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Over the course of my time at Sundance I will compete with other young professionals in the industry to write, shoot, and edit a short film.  All films will screen as a part of Sundance Festival Programming before a full audience and a panel of industry professionals.

Filmmaker Institute participants will also be able to attend daily networking happy hours, filmmaker workshops and Cinema Master Classes (Hosted by Industry Icons like Quentin Tarantino, Martin Scorsese & Sydney Pollack). All of which is geared towards aiding participants in expanding their knowledge of the film business, while also affording them the opportunity to make key contacts that will help them establish a career in the film industry.

More information here.

Folklure @ The Well
Dec
1
8:00 pm20:00

Folklure @ The Well

  • The Well

Excited to sing as the FEATURED ARTIST with the final Folklure of this 4 year song series.

Check out all of their amazing work with The Tank right here.

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2016 Big Apple Film Festival
Nov
3
9:30 pm21:30

2016 Big Apple Film Festival

  • City Cinemas East

Last Night will screen in my very own neighborhood this week with the 2016 Big Apple Film Festival. Tickets are sold out for our block at 9:30 but head on over and get on the waitlist because this shorts blocks will be sure to blow you away. 

Urban Mediamakers Film Festival
Oct
6
Oct 11

Urban Mediamakers Film Festival

HOT-lanta here we come! Last Night is screening with the 15th Annual Urban Mediamakers Film Festival in Atlanta this weekend. Should be one of the best fests yet!

Columbia Gorge Int'l FF
Sep
22
Sep 25

Columbia Gorge Int'l FF

  • Big Bear PAC

Pumped to head out to Big Bear California for some much needed time in the mountains and the 9th Annual Columbia Gorge International Film Festival! Check out information at >> http://www.angaelica.com/

NewFilmmakers New York Screening
Sep
21
7:00 pm19:00

NewFilmmakers New York Screening

  • Anthology Film Archives

"Last Night" is screening at the Anthology Film Archives with NewFilmmakers New York on Wednesday night. Looking forward to share the screen with a stellar collection of narrative shorts. I will be interviewing live after the screening with Facebook Live, so check it out here >> https://www.facebook.com/newfilmmakersny/videos

NS Friends & Family Concert
Sep
20
7:00 pm19:00

NS Friends & Family Concert

  • National Sawdust

Looking forward to sing two of my original songs with my friends at National Sawdust!!

So honored to be a part of such a beautiful and talented group of musicians, artists, actors, creators, collaborators. If you have not checked out this an unparalleled, artist-led, non-profit venue do yourself a favor and get acquainted right here. 

Global Impact Film Festival
Aug
26
Aug 28

Global Impact Film Festival

  • Renaissance Hotel DC

Excited to represent Last night in Washington D.C. this weekend.

The festival is running along with a Bachata Festival, so I may get my dancing shoes on too!!

Brightside Tavern FF
Aug
13
2:15 pm14:15

Brightside Tavern FF

  • The Brightside Tavern

Last Night screens with the Brightside Tavern Film Fest this Saturday. Come on over after your brunch plans and let's make a day of it!

RH DAYDREAM Shoot
Jul
26
9:00 am09:00

RH DAYDREAM Shoot

Worked on my first underwater shoot yesterday. Danny Ryan, Drita Kabashi and I threw together this concept video for the Radiohead Instagram Music Video contest. Crossing our fingers for the win.

TABu Promo
Jul
19
12:00 am00:00

TABu Promo

TABu is a new app which allows you to open and close your bar tab directly from your phone. Everything you need to know about this hot new app is right here. We'll be shooting all night long this Tuesday. Also seeking extras for the bar scene. Please reach out via kyra@tabu-app.com if interested.

inspo board here!!

lighting test with DP, John Ward

lighting test with DP, John Ward

ILMTFY Shoot
Jun
25
8:00 am08:00

ILMTFY Shoot

Excited to direct my second short film titled "i've lost my taste for yogurt" at Stonestreet studios this weekend.

Check out the vision board here.

The piece is an adaptation of a poem written by Daniella Giardina, exploring the moment you taste something and are immediately snapped back to a memory. 

Cannes Film Festival 2016
May
11
May 22

Cannes Film Festival 2016

My recent project, "Late March," has been accepted to the Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner, the Cannes Court Métrage 2016. This Cinema Poem features voiceover and romantic imagery that skate between light and dark & connection and isolation, with an emphasis on the exploration of 'play.' Directed and shot by Matthew Gasda, starring Katy Lueck and Daniel Bossert.

Madcap Rep Birthday Party: Guest Artist
Mar
12
8:00 pm20:00

Madcap Rep Birthday Party: Guest Artist

Looking forward to playing a solo acoustic set with the Madcap Rep & Friends!

COME CELEBRATE A YEAR OF MADNESS & AN EVEN MORE MAD YEAR AHEAD

Come visit us on March 12th, 8-12pm for LIVE Entertainment, plenty of party snacks, and boxes of Hi-C: Grown Up Edition

"Entrance is just $5 and includes one activity ticket to use as you like. Additional tickets will be available for $1 per ticket or $5 for 6!! You can trade in these tickets for drinks, pizza, cupcakes, OR entrance to one of our Interactive Experience Rooms! Oooooooo."

The KITCHEN is off the Lorimer L stop in Williamsburg @ 473 Grand St.

#KALAMAZOOSTRONG
Mar
7
9:30 pm21:30

#KALAMAZOOSTRONG

  • Laurie Beechman Theatre

Kalamazoo is represented in large numbers and with great pride in The Big Apple. The Kalamazoo shootings left people across the country in shock - our friends, former students, and family in New York City were no exception. In response, several WMU Theatre alums and Kalamazoo natives who now reside in NYC are coming together to produce KALAMAZOO STRONG: A BENEFIT CABARET The event will be held Monday, March 7th at 9:30pm at the Laurie Beechman Theatre in Manhattan.

The concert will feature performances by Marin MazzieScott BurkellJanis Siegel and the Manhattan Transfer, Tom WopatManna NicholsJessica VoskHannah EllessMikey WinslowErik SiscoAmy Persons, and many more.

Christmas Special
Dec
24
12:00 am00:00

Christmas Special

Dominic Russo and I are back with another original comedic short. And just in time for the holidays. Enjoy, laugh, drink eggnog, be merry.

Live @ Pink's: Friday Edition
Nov
20
8:00 pm20:00

Live @ Pink's: Friday Edition

  • Pink's

NO COVER, NO MINIMUM. First drink is only $5! There is also a full kitchen, with honestly delicious food (the fries are unreal). 

This week's line-up:
Katy Lueck
Daniella Giardina
& more TBA! 

"Live @ PINKS" is a bi-monthly live music night at PINKS bar on 10th and 1st!