• We create
    beautiful
    technology
    for the arts

  • We engage audiences with intelligent campaigns.

  • We tell compelling stories through film.

We believe we can make a dent in the universe.

Hand-crafted Websites

simple, elegant, imaginative

More Than Meets The Eye

Design is dual purpose. We build websites that meet business challenges and have visual appeal. Our approach to design is both analytical and artistic.

Responsive Design

Your website. Every device. Responsive design instantly adapts your site to all screens and devices. Our sites have responsive design not as an option, but as a principle.

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Powerful and versatile, WordPress is a trusted brand for Content Management Systems. We'll help customize a WordPress template to fit you, or build a site from scratch.

Social Made Easy

Integration is key. We make connecting your new site to existing social media properties a cinch.
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Compelling Videos

Powerful stories, made visual

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Start to finish, we take care of everything. From story boarding to concept planning, to shooting, editing and delivery, we make your story stand out.

Films for The Arts

As video experts in the performing arts, we've created site-specific, documentary, process or promotional pieces and demo reels.

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Details matter. We only shoot in high definition. You can deliver content in HD, on every screen or DVD and Blu-Ray videos, as well as stream or embed your movies.

Professional Equipment

The perfect equipment for any job. From Steadicams to boom mics, Canon 5D or slow motion cameras, we've got you covered.

ARTS MARKETING

engagement is our forte

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Engagement is our forte. From email marketing, social media, SEO, AdWords, Facebook ads to branding and identity, consider us a Jack of All Trades when it comes to audience engagement.

Metrics Driven

Measure. Test. Optimize. Repeat. Every campaign is structured with results in mind, to maximize your ROI.

Unified Campaigns

One message. Multiple methods. Whether in print, digital, video, audio or through special events, we make strong, coherent messaging.

Engineered for Growth

Ever expanding. We're obsessed about attracting new subscribers and audience members. Our job is to turn them into loyal patrons and supporters.
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Grey Ship

founded 2012, Brooklyn NY
Grey Ship was founded to bring innovation to the arts. As a digital agency, our goal is to make audience engagement more meaningful. To use the web, video and social media to enrich experiences. To share stories that delight and inspire. To make projects we're proud of. To set the standard, and then reinvent it.
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Caleb Custer

founder
"Ever since I was a child, I'd always hoped I was an undiscovered ballet prodigy. At the age of 24, minutes into my first ballet class, I had an epiphany... I still have hopes for hip hop."

Past life

aka NYC | Design Brooklyn | Cedar Lake

Previous clients

Book of Mormon Broadway | Billy Elliott Broadway | Dreamworks Theatricals
Ballet Hispanico | Doug Varone & Dancers | Keigwin & Company | Jordan Matter | Peak Performances

Education

Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Management | Bachelor of Business Administration
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Luke Custer

Luke Custer

project manager
Luke has a background in communications with an emphasis in client services. Over the past few years, he has cultivated experience in such areas as media production, Public Relations and online marketing.

Luke has worked at a variety of companies and organizations including Warner Bros., The Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, and Martin & Osa.

Luke graduated from Campbell University with a BA in Communications.

Maureen Price

designer
Maureen is a designer, photographer, and art director. With a background in creating compelling promotional materials for theatre companies, art galleries, and specialty retail clients, she loves to help creative people reach their audiences.

Maureen has worked with the Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Urbanic Paper Boutique, PVH Corp. for Calvin Klein, and Paper Source. She earned a BA in Graphic Design from Meredith College in Raleigh, NC.
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