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User Guides

Join by July 31, 2022 and receive free membership until October 31, 2022!

User Guide

Version 1.0 of the User Guide is available here (PDF file). It offers an overview of the functionalities and provides easy step-by-step instructions from the basics of setting up your account to creating pitches and showcases.

 

Your Video Production Guides

How to Create Effective Videos for Digital Showcasing

Editorial Standards – recommendations for how to create impactful showcase videos, ones with the editorial quality needed to ensure a consistent and high-quality experience for buyers of performing arts shows. Download PDF.

DIY Video Production Guide – a primer on the kind of gear you need if you’re just starting out and a brief outline of three different scenarios for shooting pitch video clips. Download PDF.

Technical Requirements – for video file format requirements. Download PDF.

Recording of the info session with Margaret Lam and chat is here. (Published Sept 21, 2021).
And here are Margaret’s presentation slides including screen captures from ThePitch.ca.

We know that many touring bands and performing arts companies have some great performance videos that will work well on The Pitch. Some editing might be all that’s needed to make it truly great. For anyone who has to start from scratch, we highly recommend you review all three guides before you begin. Please get in touch with questions at outreach@thepitch.ca.

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Insights

Some further information to help with getting your pitches and showcases just right!
User Guide published

User Guide published

The Pitch published the User Guide Version 1.0. It offers an overview of the current functionalities and provides easy step-by-step instructions from the basics of setting up your account to managing pitches and showcases.

The Pitch at Pacific Contact

The Pitch at Pacific Contact

On April 7, 2022 we are presenting a live demonstration of all The Pitch functions to the Pacific Contact conference and showcase, and encourage sign up before April 30 to take advantage of the continuing free trial.

The Pitch holds product demos

The Pitch holds product demos

First successful product demo with Home Routes artists The Pitch's extended pilot period saw another milestone tonight: we presented a product demo for Home Routes artists involved in a digital...

Information sessions

Information Sessions for The Pitch June 15, 2020 We are pleased to announce a series of three information sessions for presenting organizations, agents and managers and regional and...

The Pitch Inc. acknowledges that we live, work, meet and travel on the traditional territories of many Indigenous peoples who have cared for this land since time immemorial. The Pitch Inc. is headquartered in Whitehorse, Yukon, on the Traditional Territories of the Ta’an Kwäch’än Council and Kwanlin Dün First Nation, self-governing nations under the Umbrella Final Agreement.