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About Step Forward

A Leading Talent Management and Entertainment Production Company for 10+ Years



Step Forward Entertainment, a bi-coastal entertainment production and talent management company headquartered in New York City with an office in Los Angeles, was founded by renowned producer / talent manager,  Robert R. Blume ("Bob").  With strong roots on Broadway as an Executive Producer of the annual Drama Desk Awards since 1999, Mr. Blume saw the opportunity to share his experience to develop and represent talent plus Produce TV, Film and theatre.

The Company was founded on the principles of transparency and trust with the talent we represent and the productions we finance and produce.  The company has a strong track record of developing and placing talent of all ages and experience levels successfully in all types of productions.

Meet the Team


Robert R. Blume

CEO /Managing Partner

  • New York Talent Management
  • Los Angeles Talent Management
  • Executive Producer  (Film, Television, Theatre)


Katerin "VIVE Katerin" Rodriguez

New York, Los Angeles & Florida Talent Management, Casting Calls, Actor Development & Entertainment Consultant. Boutique talent management for actors


Carrol Mendelson

Associate Talent Manager, FL & LA

  • Award winning writer/producer
  • President of Just Imagine Productions
  • Actress with credits on stage and screen
  • Radio show host

Meet New Client - 14 year old - Violet Vang

Listen to Violet sing a partial selection from Miss Saigon.  Violet, who lives in Madison, Wisconsin, has signed with The Brogan Agency and will relocate to LA for the Pilot Season from January thru March 2019.

Charlie Romo & Kea Chan Duet / "If I Ruled The World"

Charlie Romo and Kea Chan sing a duet of "If I Ruled the World" at Lorenzo's  in NYC

Clients at Shana Farr Cabaret Competition

Melissa Rakiro & Kea Chan - Snippets of them performing at Cabaret Competition.  Marie Anello (The  WINNER) and Regan Teller also performed but no video was shot.

Our Clients Appear on the 74th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Client Charlie Romo singing on the Columbus Day Parade from a float and the street!

Client Valerie Smaldone announcing the appearance of Lena Prima on the 74th Annual Columbus Day Parade in New York as seen on ABC-TV 

Our Locations

New York City


1776 Broadway, Suite 1410

New York, NY 10019

(212) 354-5124

Los Angeles


25000 Avenue Stanford, Suite 255

Valencia, CA 91355

(646) 522-5870

Contact Us

Step Forward Entertainment

1776 Broadway Suite 1410, New York, NY 10019, US