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CHRISTINA ANTHONY is a veteran writer/performer from the Chicago comedy scene. She is best known for her work opposite Kristen Bell in genre-bending Netflix hit THE WOMAN IN THE HOUSE ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE GIRL IN THE WINDOW as well as the ABC comedy MIXED-ISH as Aunt Denise. She is an alum of the Second City Chicago's resident e.t.c. stage where she co-wrote three original sketch revues and performed thousands of shows for Chicago audiences. As a writer, her archived work tours the world in The Second City National touring company and her original comedy pilot was a finalist in the TBS & Refinery29 RIOT Comedy Writers Lab.



As an improviser and vocalist, she was most recently seen off-Broadway in Found at the Atlantic Theatre and Philadelphia Theatre. At the Hubbard Street Dance Chicago + Second City's The Art of Falling at the Ahmanson (LA) and The Harris Theater (Chicago).

She was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Revue for her performance in the revue, "The Absolute Best Friggin Time of Your Life," at the Second City Theatre e.t.c. in Chicago, Illinois.

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Christina Anthony's I HOPE YOU HEAL to Open This June At The Broadwater Second Stage

Christina Anthony's one-woman show I HOPE YOU HEAL will debut this June at the Broadwater Second Stage, exploring the journey of an Indian-American woman dating within her ethnicity for the first time. Learn how to purchase tickets.
PlayMaker's Laboratory to Present Celebration of Authors Gala: A Family Friendly FUNdraiser in June

PlayMakers Laboratory will present Celebration of Authors Gala: A Family Friendly FUNdraiser, the company’s annual gala and a family-friendly, interactive festival all wrapped into one fun-filled evening on Friday, June 16.
Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of OKLAHOMA! in Los Angeles

The National Tour of Oklahoma! celebrated its opening night at the Ahmanson Theatre on September 15. The production plays at the Center Theatre Group venue in Los Angeles through October 16. Check out the photos from the opening night red carpet here!
Story Pirates Announce CATS SIT ON YOU Benefit Performance

After a two-year pandemic hiatus, the Story Pirates and special guests will perform live and in-person at the Manhattan Center* on Sunday, May 15. This star-studded show (originally scheduled for March 2020) benefits Story Pirates Changemakers and continues the 2022 Cats Sit On You Tour, named for the Story Pirates' award-winning album and song.
Bobby Moynihan & More to Join Story Pirates For Literacy Program Benefit Show

After a two-year pandemic hiatus, the Story Pirates will perform live and in-person for a full-cast comedy-improv show based on kids' ideas on Sunday, March 13 at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles. All proceeds will benefit their non-profit Story Pirates Changemakers.
VIDEO: Kristen Bell Stars in Netflix's THE WOMAN IN THE HOUSE ACROSS THE STREET FROM THE GIRL IN THE WINDOW Trailer

For heartbroken Anna (Kristen Bell), every day is the same. She sits with her wine, staring out the window, watching life go by without her. But when a neighbor (Tom Riley) and his daughter (Samsara Yett) move in across the street, Anna starts to see a light at the end of the tunnel. That is until she witnesses a gruesome murder... Or did she?
VIDEO: Kristen Bell in the Trailer For Netflix's WOMAN IN THE HOUSE Series

Netflix has released a first look at Kristen Bell in The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window, a new series. The dark comedy also stars Michael Ealy, Tom Riley, Mary Holland, Cameron Britton, Samsara Yett, Christina Anthony, and Benjamin Levy Aguilar. Watch the new teaser trailer now!
PlayMakers Laboratory Presents CELEBRATION OF AUTHORS - A Virtual Gala

PlayMakers Laboratory is pleased to present its virtual gala, Celebration of Authors, on Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 6 a?" 8 pm CDT (8 a?" 9 pm virtual after-party) streaming on Facebook Live and YouTube Live.
ABC Announces 2020-2021 Slate, Featuring New Shows BIG SKY and CALL YOUR MOTHER

Having just solidified its position as the No. 1 network in entertainment among Adults 18-49 for the first time in four years, ABC is announcing its 2020-2021 programming slate, which includes renewals for 19 series and two straight-to-series orders from its current crop of pilots
Video Flashback: Watch a Clip From Atlantic Theater Company's World Premiere Musical FOUND From 2014

In 2014, Atlantic Theater Company presented the world premiere of the musical Found. The musical starred Nick Blaemire, Barrett Wilbert Weed, and more. The company is now flashing back with a clip from the production, featuring cast members singing 'Stay Weird.'
Second City and Topic Team Up for a New Comedy Series

Topic, the streaming service from First Look Media, announced today that they are partnering with legendary comedy force and improvisational theater troupe The Second City for a half-hour sketch and variety limited series event called The Second City Presents: The Last Show Left on Earth.
PlayMakers Laboratory to Present Annual Benefit FANCY SCHMANCY: A GALA OF LIVING ART Honoring Christina Anthony

PlayMakers Laboratory will present its annual benefit: Fancy Schmancy: A Gala of Living Art on Saturday, April 4, 2020 from 7 - 11 pm (6 pm VIP reception) at its new venue, Wintrust's Grand Banking Hall, 231 S. LaSalle St. in Chicago. Support arts education and join PML for an evening of cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, a DJ, dancing and live entertainment, plus an exciting raffle and silent auction featuring pieces by artists from across the country. Proceeds support PML's 'Summer of Stories,' a new initiative to bring the company's hit revue That's Weird, Grandma to Chicago's South Side launching this summer.
Photo Flash: Daisy Eagan, Skylar Astin, Rachel Bloom, and More Attend Opening Night of FOUND at the Los Angeles Theatre Center

Opening night of the West Coast premiere of 'Found: A New Musical' was held at the Los Angeles Theatre Center last Thursday, Feb. 20.
VIDEO: Harrison and Denise Help Each Other Heal in This Clip from MIXED-ISH

Denise (Christina Anthony) stops by to ask Harrison (Gary Cole) a legal question in her attempt to right the many wrongs she's committed over the years, but the two end up helping each other process their feelings after the Challenger tragedy.
Comedy Central and Refinery29 Announce Digital Content Deal Showcasing Female Comedians on the Rise

Comedy Central and Refinery29 today announced a digital-content partnership for two series from Comedy Central Productions produced in partnership with Refinery29 that will identify and showcase an all-female lineup of fast-rising comedians with distinct voices. Slated to premiere next spring, the series will be co-branded and distributed on Comedy Central and Refinery29 digital platforms.
VIDEO: ABC Shares Clips From 'Weird Science' Episode of MIXED-ISH

ABC shares two clips from the 'Weird Science' episode of mixed-ish. In the first clip, as part of a school project, Rainbow (Arica Himmel) gets to report a story on her school's volleyball team for the local news. Local anchor Wendy Whiteman (guest star Carolyne Maraghi) is there to mentor Bow, but isnt' sure that mentoring is gonna cut it.
ABC Announces Full-Season Orders for MIXED-ISH, STUMPTOWN & Spring Season Pickup of THE ROOKIE

ABC's hit fall series “mixed-ish” and “Stumptown” have been given full-season orders, while “The Rookie” received a spring season pickup, Karey Burke, president, ABC Entertainment, announced today.
Mariah Carey Debuts MIXED-ISH Theme Song 'In The Mix' at ABC's 'Embrace Your Ish' Event

Multiplatinum, GRAMMY® Award-winning global superstar Mariah Carey debuted the “mixed-ish” theme song to partygoers at the “Embrace Your Ish” premiere event on Tuesday, Sept. 17, at Goya Studios. Entitled “In The Mix,” the track is written by Carey, and produced by Carey and Daniel Moore. ABC's “black-ish,” “grown-ish” and “mixed-ish” executive producer Kenya Barris welcomed Mariah Carey to the stage, where they discussed the genesis of the theme song and the importance of multiracial representation on television. “In The Mix” is now available on ABC.com,  iTunes,  Spotify, Apple Music, Google and Deezer. Listen below.
The Paley Center for Media Announces Lineup for 13th Annual PaleyFest Fall TV Previews

The Paley Center for Media announced today that it will host its 13th annual PaleyFest Fall TV Previews September 5-15, 2019, at the Paley Center's Beverly Hills location. The ten-day festival celebrates the most anticipated new shows of the Fall 2019 television season as well as returning favorites from all five major broadcast networks, cable television, and premium streaming services. Each event includes screenings followed by star-studded discussions with the series cast and creatives.
Mariah Carey Writes, Produces and Records Theme Song for New ABC Comedy MIXED-ISH

Award-winning musical legend Mariah Carey will lend her iconic voice and songwriting talents to the theme song of a?oemixed-ish,a?? the newest spinoff of the a?oeblack-isha?? franchise coming to ABC this fall. Entitled a?oeIn The Mix,a?? the track is written by Carey and produced by Carey and Daniel Moore. Fans can catch the song when the series premieres TUESDAY, SEPT. 24 (9:00 a?" 9:30 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

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