Audrey Liebross retired in 2014 from writing legal briefs for a federal agency in DC. She now works as a writer in Palm Desert, California, where she can visit Disneyland to her heart's content. She is also a student at the College of the Desert, where she is studying voice and acting. Audrey has an obsession with "The Phantom of the Opera," and is hoping to finish her musical based on the Leroux novel between semesters. Audrey and her husband have three grown sons and two terrific grandkids. Her philosophy of life is to leave the world a better place than you found it, make lemonade out of lemons, and let your soul take you where you long to be.
The second annual Hi-DeF Hi-Desert Fringe Festival is taking place this weekend, August 23-25, 2019, at the Joshua Tree Retreat Center 59700 Twentynine Palms Highway, Joshua Tree, California. For more information, see www.hidesertfringe.org.BWW Preview: THE SAVANNAH SIPPING SOCIETY at Desert Theatreworks August 12, 2019
RUTHLESS! is a hilarious musical send-up of shows and movies about ruthless females of all ages who will do anything to achieve their goals. Desert Rose's production is expertly presented, from the acting to the singing and dancing to the sets to the costume design.BWW Review: OLIVER! at OBC Theater in Corona is Delectable June 16, 2019
JIM BORAX'S CALIFORNIA CABARET will perform a free concert at the Rancho Mirage Library & Observatory on Saturday, April 27, 2019, from 2 to 3 p.m Its singers and dancers will perform selections from the Great American Songbook.BWW Review: LOVE, SEX AND THE IRS is a Must-See Hoot. April 8, 2019
Encore Theatre District will preview a scene from FALLING, its next production, at this year's five-kilometer autism walk, which the Coachella Valley Autism Society (CVASA) holds each spring to raise funds for autism-related issues. The walk will be held at Palm Desert's Civic Center Park, 43900 San Pablo Ave., on April 6, 2019, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon.BWW Review: CHESS Has The Moves at CVRep March 22, 2019
Coachella Valley Repertory's (CVRep's) production, the first in its spectacular, new theater building, is highly enjoyable. Most of the acting, singing, and dancing is superb and two of the leads - David Sattler (Anatoly) and Gabriela Carrillo (Florence) - demonstrate an electrifying stage presence.BWW Preview: DEAR ANITA BRYANT at Desert Rose March 21, 2019
In 2001, David Auburn wrote a Tony and Pulitzer prize winning comedic drama, PROOF, that explores the fine line between genius and madness. Now, Desert Ensemble Theatre Company (DETC) has mounted a fine production, well directed and well-acted by its ensemble cast.BWW Review: THE VIEW UPSTAIRS at Desert Rose is a Must See. March 13, 2019
JIM BORAX'S CALIFORNIA CABARET will perform a benefit for the Coachella Valley Volunteers in Medicine (CVVIM) on Sunday March 31st, at 2 p.m., at the Annenberg Health Sciences Building at the Eisenhower Medical Center main campus. Tickets are available for $50 for general admission and $75 for VIP seats.