New Jersey Stage Issue 75 - Page 8

New Jersey Stage tried keeping the magazine going as much as possible , but each issue became harder and harder to plan out . The publication was created to help promote artists coming to the area and shows taking place . Without the shows , our focus had to change instantly . Making matters worse was seeing publicists and PR representatives lose their jobs . Since no one knew when they would be able to present live events , few planned out events a month or two in advance . Instead ,
shows were announced just a week or two ahead . For a monthly magazine , that timeframe was too short . The issues began to be more focused on music , film , and art - three areas that people could enjoy online , but a shell of the coverage we were used to . Soon it became difficult to even get new ads as many venues also laid off their graphic designers . The plan was set to take a break after Issue 75 . We simply cannot afford to keep publishing the magazine anymore . When New

New Jersey Stage tried keeping the magazine going as much as possible , but each issue became harder and harder to plan out . The publication was created to help promote artists coming to the area and shows taking place . Without the shows , our focus had to change instantly . Making matters worse was seeing publicists and PR representatives lose their jobs . Since no one knew when they would be able to present live events , few planned out events a month or two in advance . Instead ,

shows were announced just a week or two ahead . For a monthly magazine , that timeframe was too short . The issues began to be more focused on music , film , and art - three areas that people could enjoy online , but a shell of the coverage we were used to . Soon it became difficult to even get new ads as many venues also laid off their graphic designers . The plan was set to take a break after Issue 75 . We simply cannot afford to keep publishing the magazine anymore . When New

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