CT 240 Television Studio Production

TV Studio @ York College

February, 2013

Week 4 Homework & Midterm Preview

Next week, you will bring in your 2D set design, with lighting grid, based on the show you created. By using the lighting grid, located HERE, you will draw (to scale) your set pieces, actors, cameras, and lights. You will need to bring in 2 grids, one with your set pieces drawn in, the other […]

The Message

T.V show that I would like to do is called The Message and it will be open mic with a very small audience.  This show will be for people 12 years old and above.  Every episode of The Message is based on a style of poetry, so every episode is a new style. I would […]

The Tossed Family Salad

My idea is a comedy TV show— just like Modern Family— called The Tossed Family Salad. This comedy, depicts how the American society has been changing and how families are facing those changes regarding socio-cultural, economic and technological topics. The Tossed Family Salad will have a single camera setup with a running time around 22 […]

Show Idea: State Lines

In this reality/comedy two buddies, who have nothing better to do with their lives, travel the country, state-to-state, on a quest to find adventure, uncover cultural norms and expand their overall success- All the while devising unusual, yet elaborate ways to constantly challenge one another. Being a traveling reality show, wherever the camera crew follows […]

(Shakira D.) Live Show Idea—“Sly”

“Making that transition from high school to college can be very daunting for an individual. You know no one, you have to make new friends, you’re away from your friends and family, you have to find the balance between school and play and so much more. Some people handle it well others don’t. Sly (Sylvester) […]

Show Idea: The Andrew Johnson News Round Table

My plan is to create a news discussion program, that I will call “The Andrew Johnson News Roundtable”. I like this idea because it fits into my major. I hope to have at least four guests at the table with me. I envision my show to be one that talks about the most important stories […]


“Gurlz” is a single-camera comedy featuring the characters Maria, Willard, Qiana and Khadijah. They all live together in an apartment in Morningside Heights, New York City. [Harlem. It’s Harlem that they live in. The neighborhood’s different name is a creative decision.]  The idea was originally conceived in summer of 2012 with some friends as a […]

Show Idea: Puerto Rican Pride

My show is a mixture of multicamera heritage and drama comedy. The show will be called “Nuyorican Chica”. The point of the show is the view of a teenage girl caught between two cultures. My show would be geared to the teenaged to young adults around the 12-16yr age bracket. The main character’s name is […]

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