Alexandra Schorndorf Backstage Editorial Redesign by Alexandra Schorndorf

Transforming Backstage’s bi-weekly magazine into a new, immersive web experience for our loyal readers. Role: Product Designer

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Backstage - Editorial Article Manager

July 19, 2018

Our users were not only Backstage readers, but the editorial team as well. They handle article creation and publishing and were using an outdated CMS that was causing a lot of pain points in their process. After interviewing coworkers an...

Backstage - Editorial Featured Article Page

July 19, 2018

Backstage has a bi-weekly magazine with celebrity cover stars and beautiful photography. In the new designs, cover stories will obtain the featured article template with full width images and large pull quotes. These will be in beta in t...

Backstage - Editorial Homepage

July 19, 2018

Designs for Backstage's new editorial homepage. I'm very excited about this project coming to life - our article pages and overall structure needed some love. They haven't been touched since 2012 and there is currently no easy way to sea...

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Backstage - Casting News Mobile

June 29, 2018

Mobile layout for Casting News

Backstage - Casting News

June 28, 2018

Casting News will serve as a hub for actors to quickly view the latest casting calls and industry news. This section of our new editorial redesign also includes sub-brands that allows users to follow the lifecycle of a project (now casti...

Wireframes for Search

June 28, 2018

Initial wireframes for site-wide search. We want to show search results across our different apps (articles, casting calls, talent profiles, forums) while still linking to out to our powerful job search and talent database.