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Karen Harris

 
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Bio:
A multi-Emmy and Writers Guild of America award winner, Karen has spent over three decades in primetime and daytime dramatic television, syndicated and children’s programming, variety TV, and on-line series. She has worked for the major networks and studios as a show-runner, script writer, ... (read complete bio)
 
Karen Harris Headshot

Bio:
A multi-Emmy and Writers Guild of America award winner, Karen has spent over three decades in primetime and daytime dramatic television, syndicated and children’s programming, variety TV, and on-line series. She has worked for the major networks and studios as a show-runner, script writer, ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Karen Harris Biography

A multi-Emmy and Writers Guild of America award winner, Karen has spent over three decades in primetime and daytime dramatic television, syndicated and children’s programming, variety TV, and on-line series. She has worked for the major networks and studios as a show-runner, script writer, executive producer, and creator of scripted shows. Karen followed her long-time passion into theatre, serving with two non-profit theatre companies as a producer and dramaturge.  She is a proud mentor to military veterans, guiding them in writing for screen and television through the Writers Guild Foundation, which ultimately led her to become an Adjunct Professor in the prestigious Film & TV Writing Department at Loyola Marymount University. Karen is thrilled to be partnered with Kate Atkinson in K-Squared Entertainment, and to present Part of the Plan as the company’s first production. A 2-time Board Member of the WGAW, Karen’s also an active member of the Writers Guild of Canada, and the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. 




Karen Harris News

Art House Productions Celebrates Artists With Disabilities With 'Virtual Access JC Fr Photo Art House Productions Celebrates Artists With Disabilities With 'Virtual Access JC Fridays'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 20, 2021

Art House Productions has announced 'Virtual Access JC Fridays,' on Friday, June 4 at 6:00pm EST - 9:00pm EST, online via Zoom. Jersey City's premiere quarterly arts festival will showcase a variety of happenings including visual art exhibitions, music and dance performances, art demonstrations, and studio tours from 20 participating artists and organizations.

Art House Productions Announces Lineup For VIRTUAL JC FRIDAYS On March 5 Photo Art House Productions Announces Lineup For VIRTUAL JC FRIDAYS On March 5
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 12, 2021

Art House Productions has announced 'Virtual JC Fridays,' on Friday, March 5 at 6:00pm EST - 9:00pm EST, online via Zoom.

Art House Productions Announces Lineup For Virtual JC Fridays On December 4 Photo Art House Productions Announces Lineup For Virtual JC Fridays On December 4
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2020

With the 2020 holiday season just around the corner, Art House Productions invites you to shop safe, support local and celebrate the arts from home at its Virtual JC Fridays Friday, December 4 at 6:00pm EST - 10:00pm EST, online via Zoom. Jersey City's premiere quarterly arts festival will showcase a variety of happenings including visual art exhibitions, musical performances, art demonstrations, and studio tours from 23 participating artists and organizations.

Asmeret Ghebremichael, Gerard Canonico & More to Take Part in Virtual Reading of MILL Photo Asmeret Ghebremichael, Gerard Canonico & More to Take Part in Virtual Reading of MILLENNIALS ARE KILLING MUSICALS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 30, 2020

Millennials Are Killing Musicals, an entirely original, irreverently funny, and heartfelt 90-minute show will be seen in an online staged reading in mid-July. The new musical features book, music & lyrics by Nico Juber - millennial mother-of-two who was raised in the worlds of both music and comedy.

Chelsea Peretti to Host 2019 Writers Guild Awards Photo Chelsea Peretti to Host 2019 Writers Guild Awards
by Kaitlin Milligan - Dec 19, 2018

Acclaimed actress-writer-comedian Chelsea Peretti (Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Parks and Recreation) is set to host the 2019 Writers Guild Awards L.A. show on Sunday, February 17, 2019.

The Highwood Theatre Presents All New Musical Production Of Nick Blaemire's SOON Photo The Highwood Theatre Presents All New Musical Production Of Nick Blaemire's SOON
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 25, 2018

Continuing its season theme of "Off Your Rocker," The Highwood Theatre will present an all-new production of the quirky musical "Soon," opening in April. "Soon" is Highwood's 5th annual Open Source Theatre Project, and with the intent of redefining conceptions of a traditional night at the theatre, will feature two casts - one made up of talented high school students and one of adult professionals. The two  casts will rehearse together and perform in repertory, supported by a student design team and student crew.

BWW Review: Fogelberg Score Soars in PART OF THE PLAN at TPAC Photo BWW Review: Fogelberg Score Soars in PART OF THE PLAN at TPAC
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 11, 2017

Singer/songwriter Dan Fogelberg's music has provided the soundtrack for so many people's lives over the past 40 years that it should come as no surprise that his remarkable catalogue of music now provides the score for a new musical with its sights focused on a Broadway transfer. But does Part of the Plan have the legs for such a momentous leap of faith and a story that will sell tickets?

Photo Flash: PART OF THE PLAN Opens in Nashville Photo Photo Flash: PART OF THE PLAN Opens in Nashville
by Julie Musbach - Sep 10, 2017

PART OF THE PLAN a new, original musical presented by K-Squared Entertainment and the Tennessee Performing Arts Center (TPAC), written by Kate Atkinson & Karen Harris and scored with the music and lyrics of celebrated singer-songwriter Dan Fogelberg, makes its world premiere at theJames K. Polk Theater (505 Deaderick St. Nashville, TN) opening officially on Sunday, September 10, 2017. The show began previews on Friday, September 8th.  The developmental production will run through Sunday, September 24, 2017.

The Day of the Show: PART OF THE PLAN Opens Tonight Photo The Day of the Show: PART OF THE PLAN Opens Tonight
by Jeffrey Ellis - Sep 10, 2017

With Nashville's theater/music/entertainment/arts communities now abuzz about the world premiere of Part of the Plan, a new musical by Kate Atkinson and Karen Harris that is inspired by the music of American troubadour Dan Fogelberg, and which features a score of songs from among the singer/songwriter's catalog of biggest hits.

Coming Up This Week in Theatre - 9/9/2017
by - Sep 9, 2017

BroadwayWorld.com's Upcoming Events calendar for the week - updated on 9/9/2017.