The Constant is Change: How to Survive a TV Show’s Summer Test Run

Summer is here, and if you’re a TV producer, that means you get to do one of three things: Enjoy your (forced) hiatus as you wait for your show to begin production in the fall, by seeing friends, cooking, traveling, and creating other projects, all while reveling in how responsible you were in saving during the year Don’t enjoy your (forced) hiatus as you wait for your show to begin production in the fall, by refreshing Staff Me Up and posting your resumes on Facebook groups every hour on the hour, rueing that month-long trip you took to Thailand in the middle of the season Produce for a summer test run I’ve had the pleasure of doing all three.