PGT Entertainment has announced an agreement with Matt Davenport Productions to manage operations, casting, and production development for the company. The agreement leverages the assets, expertise, and vision of two of the production entertainment industry's most prolific organizations for continued growth in the production and cruise ship entertainment industry.
Cathy Terhune, president of PGT, noted: "This new evolution of the PGT Entertainment business structure will solidify the company's operating model by streamlining and improving the management and delivery of our product. Matt Davenport has proven himself a mainstay in the entertainment industry, and we're looking forward to a long and productive relationship with his organization."
Matt Davenport Productions 15,000 square foot production facility, including state of the art office space, rehearsal hall and scenic studios, is located outside of Nashville, TN. The diverse staff of writers, designers, choreographers, arrangers, costumers, and producers have developed and managed shows at Hersheypark, SeaWorld, Country Tonite / Pigeon Forge, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, Busch Gardens Tampa, as well as numerous national tours, including the officially sponsored Gershwin centennial production of American Rhapsody.
Creative Director/Executive Producer, Matt Davenport, said: "Our work with PGT Entertainment will focus on continuing to build the legacy and forward momentum of the company. PGTt has been a leading production house for over 25 years and we are excited to be a part of the family."
PGT Entertainment applies its production and management expertise to develop, produce and manage everything from Broadway style musical revues and light opera to touring productions and television entities.