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John Batdorf & Michael McLean from the "The Early Years" CD.

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Recent Event -
Sunday, April 11, 2010, the Los Angeles Screening of the International Premier of the film "DREAMCATHERS" -
The story of nine ordinary people living extraordinary lives !
A Rock Your Life film by Mike Handcock.
If you missed the screening, there's still time to book space for an adventure of a lifetime on the DREAMCATCHERS Cruise...
leaving Beijing on August 21st, 2010 !
8 Luxurious days with the cast and crew of DREAMCATCHERS on a Royal Caribbean Cruise ship that includes 2 full days of workshops, networking with the cast and crew, meeting new friends, and learning how you, too, can become a DREAMCATCHER.   We will be visiting The Great Wall, the city of Nagasaki, Japan,  and Buson, Korea.
Join us, and meet these people, and others like them, who have learned how to  live extraordinary lives:

Mike Handcock

Dave Rogers

Don Tolman

Glen Levy

Maya Shahani

Ngahihi O Te Ra Bidois

Our Producer, Sandy Jacobson (who has a cameo in the film) will be participating in this once in a lifetime experience !

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For booking information, click here !

DREAMCATCHERS - the story of nine ordinary people living extraordinary lives !
Sandy Jacobson (in black) at the Los Angeles Screening of the Int'l Premier of "DREAMCATCHERS"

When Mike Handcock was shooting this film, he asked permission to shoot some footage with our producer, Sandy Jacobson, and she agreed.  Being a film veteran, Sandy knew that a lot of what gets shot for a film, ends up on the editing room floor...and didn't give it another thought.  Over lunch, the day of the Los Angeles Premier, Mike Handcock surprised her with the news that she has a cameo in the film ! Thank You, Mike !

Click here to view the Official Trailer for DREAMCATCHERS - the film about nine ordinary people living extraordinary lives !

DREAMCATCHERS - Official Trailer


Every once in a while a film comes along that is profound. Dreamcatchers is that film. Shot in fifteen countries, with a superb sound track, Dreamcatchers will stimulate the essence of your soul and entice you with the question -
'Who are you really?





We are proud to invite you to it's
International Premiere -

A never to be repeated evening - DREAMCATCHERS

This is the film that anyone on a discovery of themselves, what they want in life and how to get it should see. The story of nine ordinary people now creating extraordinary lives for themselves is both inspirational and thought provoking.  Set in stunning countries like Egypt, Cambodia and India, DREAMCATCHERS brings to the screen some of the very ancient ways of humanity and how they are resurfacing in us to create exceptional lives and ability to manifest.

Have you ever been to a movie premiere? This is your chance.

We are proud to invite you to the premiere of DREAMCATCHERS

Touring 22 cities
February - April 2010 
Los Angeles Premiere is Sunday, April 11, 2010,
Check-In at 6:40 PM,
Screening begins at 7:00PM,
Reception immediately following.
Exact address TBA with registration.
DREAMCATCHERS is a film by our two-time studio guest
Mike Handcock, and Dave Rogers. 
Mike Handcock will be available 1-2 days prior for interviews.


In conjunction with the L.A. Premiere of DREAMCATCHERS, Mike Handcock is presenting a 1-day Workshop:

Want to Become an Overnight Success?

"Regardless of age, regardless of position, regardless of the business we happen to be in, all of us need to understand the importance of branding. We are CEOs of our own companies: Me Inc. To be in business today, our most important job is to be head marketer for the brand called You."   Tom Peters in Fast Company, 1997


You have seen shows like 'The Biggest Loser' or 'The Apprentice' or 'The Bachelor'. Have you ever thought what they are really about? ATTRACTION Yes, that's right we are either attracted or repulsed by people due to one thing only: Their Personal Brand. The same thing happens to each of us every day. In a business transaction, a job interview, a marketing exercise. We either win or lose based on our ability to attract. Wealth Profiles give you an indication of who you are, but each of the profiles - even the quietest lord - can create massive attraction. Ever heard the old adage 'People buy because of you first - the company second and the product third.' It's true - everything you get is all about your ability to attract.


Check out this one day workshop on YOUR PERSONAL BRAND and gain information that will take you to the next level. One of the things you will learn is how people who take action are often rewarded. To prove this you may even get the workshop for FREE if you take action. Check it out. The information you gain here could significantly improve your ability to attract what you want in life.


Los Angeles –

April 11th, 8:30AM - 5:30 PM

Location TBA after Registration is comleted.

In addition to the premiere and workshop,
there will be a cruise
August 21-28, 2010
with workshops on-board
to teach YOU how to become a

Click here to register for the Los Angeles premiere of DREAMCATCHERS and to attend YOUR PERSONAL BRAND Workshop on April 11, 2010 !

Ngahihi Bidois, Mike Handcock, & Sandy Jacobson
Fellow DREAMCATCHERS outside the International Headquarters of BackStage:Los Angeles
In the BackStage:Los Angeles Studios Green Room.
Ngahihi Bidois (Guest), Sandy Jacobson (Producer), Mike Handcock (Guest), and Michael Sunday (Host).
BackStage:Los Angeles Pre-Production Meeting.
Ngahihi Bidois (Guest) sharing some DREAMCATCHER Philosophy with Michael Sunday (Host).

Photo #1

Sandy Jacobson with Peter Tork at the 2010 NAMM Festival.

Photo #2

Sandy Jacobson on the set of Pirates of The Caribbean II - Dead Man's Chest

Photo #3

Book Cover for The Family Affair Cookbook

"3 Snapshots" of My Personal DREAMCATCHER Story...
as it is unfolding:
Photo #1 -   I, (Sandy Jacobson) am pictured above with Peter Tork after his concert at the 2010 NAMM Festival.  My biggest dream, since the age of six, was to see him perform "just once" and "hopefully" meet him "someday" because of how his music and television show gave me the laughter and strength to get through my recovery from a life-threatening car accident at age six. THAT dream came true, nine years ago, on February 10, 2001. This year, Peter Tork asked me to work for him at the 2010 NAMM Festival, where he publicly thanked me for that work in front of industry peers, AND for my work on
Photo #2
"I was forced into "early retirement" from acting at age six (or so I thought), due to permanent injuries from a life-threatening car accident.  I walked through my life "knowing" that I would never act again.  Prior to meeting Mike Handcock, I unknowingly began applying some of the principals that he introduces, and I literally found myself cast in
"Pirates of the Caribbeann II- Dead Man's Chest"
out of 20,000 submissions. 
I subsequently worked in 8 feature films, 4 television episodes, and 3 music videos (one as "the Featured Girl" in an MTV music video)...
BEFORE beginning to produce my own
television show, BackStage:Los Angeles. 
Since meeting Mike, I now know how/why this happened, and know even better how to apply these principals."   People keep telling me that I need to publish my life story...
but I know that 'my story' doesn't yet have an ending ! 
(I HAVE written the title.)"
Photo #3 -  The Family Affair Cookbook by Kathy "Cissy" Garver with Geoffrey Mark is a tasty trip to the elegant retro-recipes of the 1960s! Not only does Kathy share the culinary secrets of Mr. French's kitchen as well as those of the great restaurants of the era, but she shares warm and poignant memories of working on one of the classic sitcoms of all time. Included are recipes from Kathy's own kitchen and many never-before published photos from her private collection. Whether you are a Family Affair fan or a lover of good food, this book is for you! 
Order this great book at or
"This project is also near and dear to my heart, and is another DREAMCATCHER story for me.  At age 12, while living in Goleta, CA, I entered an essay contest to win a day on the set of Family Affair.  Shortly after sending it in, my family moved back to Los Angeles.  Next to meeting The Monkees, I wanted to meet Anissa Jones ("Buffy"), more than anything.  I didn't win the contest, but when summer ended, and I returned to a brand new school, Anissa came and sat down behind me in history class.  We shared dance classes together for the remainder of our secondary school years.  I found out in the past few years, that SHE was the presenter for The Monkees only EMMY.  Small world, eh?"
I've ordered my copy of the book, and if you order through Kathy's site,
she will personally autograph it for you.
-Sandy Jacobson-

"L.A.'s REAL Music Interview Show!"