Saturday, November 19, 2016

ACTING AT INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF TELEVISION ARTS AND SCIENCES CONFERENCE

I will be appearing in a reading of the winner of the Peter Ustinov International Screenwriting Prize, LIVING METAL, at the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (International Emmys) Conference on Sunday, November 20th at the Sofitel Hotel in NYC. I'll be playing the roles of Captain Jeffries and Ellen Maitland.

The reading will be directed by John Wooten, Artistic Director of Premiere Stages.

Friday, October 9, 2015

MOSQUE ALERT with Voyage Theater Company!

I am happy to announce that I will be playing Emily Baker in two free staged readings of the new play by Jamil Khoury about Islamophobia, MOSQUE ALERT.

Presented by Voyage Theater Company
in association with
CERRU,
The Kupferberg Center for the Arts,
and the Year of Silk Roads Program at Queens College

  • Thu Oct 15 at 7pm Alchemical Theatre Laboratory 104 W 14th St, NYC
  • Fri Oct 16 at 10am Kupferberg Center for the Arts/Colden Auditorium, Queens College
    65-30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, NY
Directed by Wayne Maugans

With Dariush Kashani*, Lameece Issaq*, Amr El-Bayoumi*, Mary Round, Monna Sabouri, Imran Sheikh*, Paul Urcioli*, Debra Whitfield*, Noam Ash, Polina Ionina, Christopher Graham*
*Members of Actors Equity Association

Inspired by the “Ground Zero Mosque” controversy in New York City, and developed, in part, via live and online conversations and community events, MOSQUE ALERT tells the story of three fictional families living in Naperville, Illinois, whose lives are interrupted by a proposed Islamic Center on the site of a beloved local landmark. MOSQUE ALERT explores the intersections of zoning, civil rights, and Islamophobia, with humor, family drama, and raw honesty.


voyagetheatercompany.org

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Reading of MANAGING MAXINE

I will be reprising my role of Emmie in a reading of "Managing Maxine" by Janece Shaffer. The wonderful cast includes Jana Robbins, Marilyn Sokol, John Cariani and Steve Vinovich.

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

VIRGINIA STAGE COMPANY

With the advent of fall, and the imminent approach of the holiday season,  I am reminded of my show at VIRGINIA STAGE COMPANY last year. I had a great time playing Mrs. Cratchit and a myriad of other characters in the classic, "A Christmas Carol." What a wonderful play in a wonderful theatre!

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Acting in two SHAW plays!


 
Merry Mayhem in the “Battle of the Sexes” coupled with a
Fresh & Funny Look at the Age-Old Triangle
DIRECTED BY DAVID SEATTER
WITH: Jane Hamilton • Paula Hoza • Ben Pologe • David Seatter • Debra Whitfield • Marshall York

Roy Arias Stage 2 Theatre

300 West 43rd Street (at 8th Avenue), 4th Floor
Monday, November 4th at 7:30 pm.
For reservations please call 718.424.9630
The reading is free but donations are gratefully accepted.  
In these staged readings, I will be playing  Lady Corinthia in PRESS CUTTINGS and "Wife" in HOW HE LIED TO HER HUSBAND. shawproject.org



 

















Friday, November 23, 2012

More audience reviews from "First Lady!"

A few more...

"It was a great reading--you and the rest of the cast were terrific. A very good ensemble and an amusing script. Great job by everyone."
Joanie Schumacher, actress
"We really enjoyed the play and you were wonderful in both capacities--actress and director ."
Lisa Griffith, actress/producer

Audience Reviews from "First Lady"

The Shaw Project had a terrific reading of "First Lady"on Monday night with a full house. Here are some comments from those who attended.


"And your excellent direction, from casting to staging of the piece was superb, including your portrayal of Lucy Chase Wayne."
Burt Edwards, actor



"Acting was superb. You and Tracy Newirth were particularly wonderful, as was the lady who played the dotty woman's club leader (Patricia O'Connell). She was delicious."
Mike Folie, playwright