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Hey, I'm Nancy!

Nancy Beverly is the writer / producer of Shelby's Vacation, a short romantic dramady that has gotten into several film festivals in 2017 and won two awards including Best LGBT film at the Lady Filmmakers Film Festival of L.A.  The feature version of that script made the semi-finals of Chicago's Pride Films and Plays contest and was hand-picked by Chicago's exec director for a stage reading at a gay pride festival in Vermont.  Her other current project is the webseries she co-wrote and co-produced, The Calamities of Jane, currently up on YouTube and on our website http://thecalamitiesofjane.com/.  Nancy has been a member of the writers / actors group Fierce Backbone since 2009, where she developed the plays Community (which made the finals of the American Association of Community Theatres play contest in 2015) and her drama Handcrafted Healing, which had a workshop production at Fierce in 2016 and in Denver in 2017 through the Athena Project.  Nancy’s professional life began at Actors Theatre of Louisville where she acted as dramaturg on a number of Humana Festival plays – and had several of her own short plays produced.  In Los Angeles she has worked on such hit TV shows as Desperate Housewives and Ghost Whisperer

My Projects

Projects I'm Supporting

Radical Cram School-- SEASON 2!

Los Angeles Series
Comedy, Music

RADICAL CRAM SCHOOL is a kid-centric, unscripted web series created by Kristina Wong that empowers Asian American and all kids of color.

92%

This project got the green light!

"Too Many Bodies: Place Called Us" A Music Video about Gun Reform

Los Angeles Music Video
Drama, Experimental

A girl walks through a high school magically resurrecting those hurt by gunfire in a dance.

85%

This project got the green light!

Self Portrait

New York Short
Drama, Experimental

A young woman reflects on the authenticity of her parents marriage in a staged dinner scene revealing three individual perspectives.

112%

This project got the green light!

An Act of Terror

Charlotte Short
Drama, History

The true story of Virginia Christian, a 16-year-old African American girl accused of murder in the Jim Crow South.

150%

This project got the green light!

Pay to Stay

New York Short
Horror, LGBTQ

A couple take a mini-vacation to repair their relationship, unaware the AirBNB they rented may lead to their untimely end.

82%

This project got the green light!

Devoti Tutti

Catania Feature
Documentary

Saint Agatha of Catania was killed for resisting the advances of a Roman governor. Her story has always been told by men — until now.

135%

This project got the green light!

Helen

Los Angeles Short
Action, Horror

An office all-nighter becomes a living nightmare as a FURY haunts Helen, until she faces her demons both within and without.

200%

This project got the green light!

Shelby's Vacation

Los Angeles Short
Romance, LGBTQ

Vacationer Shelby and mountain resort manager Carol go on a healing journey of learning why they cling to unrealistic romantic fantasies.

91%

This project got the green light!

Section II

Company
Film-related Business, LGBTQ

Netflix for Lesbians.

80%

This project got the green light!

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