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Backstage At The Geffen Raises More Than $1 Million For Arts & Education Photo Backstage At The Geffen Raises More Than $1 Million For Arts & Education
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2021

The evening of unscripted, unannounced storytellers and performers was hosted by comedian, actor, writer and producer Tone Bell and featured personal behind-the-scenes anecdotes from a lineup of surprise celebrity guests including Kenya Barris, Jon M. Chu, Sharon Lawrence and French Stewart.

KPFK's Arts in Review to Air Premiere of Rogue Machine Theatre's Staging Of MINNESOTA Photo KPFK's Arts in Review to Air Premiere of Rogue Machine Theatre's Staging Of MINNESOTA and More
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jun 26, 2021

Arts in Review hosts playwright/actor Justin Tanner an director Lisa James, discussing the premiere of “Minnesota,” a one-person play, starring Tanner and directed by James.

BWW Review: QUEEN BEES at Sedona International Film Festival Photo BWW Review: QUEEN BEES at Sedona International Film Festival
by Herbert Paine - Jun 14, 2021

In QUEEN BEES, director Michael Lembeck has translated producer Harrison Powell’s and writer Donald Martin’s vision into a work that buzzes with a smooth and gentle tone of familiarity and romance. A thriving honeycomb of performances, thanks to the presence of veteran actors Ellen Burstyn, Ann- Margret, Loretta Devine, Jane Curtin, James Caan, and Christopher Lloyd. One of the premiere films to be screened at the 2021 Sedona International Film Festival (June12th-20th). Also, now in theatres and On Demand

Edward James Olmos, Danny Glover, Josefina Lopez, and More Demanded California Save S Photo Edward James Olmos, Danny Glover, Josefina Lopez, and More Demanded California Save Small Performing Arts Theaters
by Stephi Wild - May 20, 2021

Hollywood stars came out to demand California save small performing arts theaters at a press conference supporting State Senator Susan Rubio's Senate Bill 805 (SB 805), “Save The Performing Arts Act of 2021” on Wednesday, May 19 at Josefina López' CASA 0101 Theatre.

Sacred Fools REPRISE Series Presents WATSON Photo Sacred Fools REPRISE Series Presents WATSON
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 13, 2021

The Sacred Fools Theater Company is continuing its REPRISE series of streaming “enhanced” readings or performances of previous  productions. Next up is “Watson,” written and directed by Jaime Robledo (originally presented onstage in Sacred Fools' Season 14, in late 2010), which will be available via YouTube Live on Thursday, January 14 at 5pm PST/8pm EST.

Laguna Playhouse Celebrates 100 Years With Live-Streamed Reading Photo Laguna Playhouse Celebrates 100 Years With Live-Streamed Reading
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 15, 2020

Laguna Playhouse announces they will live-stream a reading of the first show produced by Laguna Playhouse 100 years ago in celebration of the Playhouse’s 100th Anniversary, “Suppressed Desires,” by Susan Glaspell and George Cram Cooke. 

Rena Strober Releases New Family Music Video 'Imagine That!' Photo Rena Strober Releases New Family Music Video 'Imagine That!'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 5, 2020

Life can be challenging these days, especially for kids. Award-winning Broadway/film/television actor and advocate for the blind Rena Strober is here to help.

VIDEO: Rena Strober Releases 'Imagine That!' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Rena Strober Releases 'Imagine That!' Music Video
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 5, 2020

Life can be challenging these days, especially for kids. Award-winning Broadway/film/television actor and advocate for the blind Rena Strober is here to help. Rena joins some very special animated friends in her new kids' music video, Imagine That!, based on the beloved SESAME STREET song and directed by Jon Weinberg.

IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS Out Today Photo IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS Out Today
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 28, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, is thrilled to announce that her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss, is out now!

Rena Strober's IMAGINE THAT! Album Featuring Jason Alexander, French Stewart and More Photo Rena Strober's IMAGINE THAT! Album Featuring Jason Alexander, French Stewart and More is Out Today
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 28, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, has announced that her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss, is out now!

Rena Strober to Release New Album IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOS Photo Rena Strober to Release New Album IMAGINE THAT! THE SESAME STREET MUSIC OF JOE RAPOSO & JEFF MOSS
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 13, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, is thrilled to announce the August 28 release of her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss.

Rena Strober to Release IMAGINE THAT! Featuring Jason Alexander and More Photo Rena Strober to Release IMAGINE THAT! Featuring Jason Alexander and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 13, 2020

Award-winning Broadway, film, and television actor and advocate for the blind, Rena Strober, has announced the August 28 release of her new family album, Imagine That! The Sesame Street Music of Joe Raposo & Jeff Moss.

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM on CBS - Thursday, July 9, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM on CBS - Thursday, July 9, 2020
by TV Scoop - Jun 26, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of MOM, airing on CBS on Thursday, July 9, 2020!

Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN on FOX - Tuesday, June 2, 2020 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN on FOX - Tuesday, June 2, 2020
by TV Scoop - May 26, 2020

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a Rebroadcast of HELL'S KITCHEN, airing on FOX on Tuesday, June 2, 2020!

Nicole Conn's 'More Beautiful For Having Been Broken' Will Be Released Worldwide This Photo Nicole Conn's 'More Beautiful For Having Been Broken' Will Be Released Worldwide This Spring
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2020

Distribution powerhouse Vision Films has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to 'More Beautiful for Having Been Broken,' the award-winning feature-length film directed by Nicole Conn.

Amanda Bearse & Teresa Ganzel Are THE ODD COUPLE At Judson Theatre Company Photo Amanda Bearse & Teresa Ganzel Are THE ODD COUPLE At Judson Theatre Company
by Alexa Criscitiello - Jan 23, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??Judson Theatre Company (Daniel Haley, Artistic Director and Morgan Sills, Executive Producer) has announced that Amanda Bearse will play Olive Madison and Teresa Ganzel will play Florence Unger in their March production of Neil Simon's The Odd Couple (Female Version). Performances begin Thursday, March 26 and run through Sunday, March 29, 2020 at Owens Auditorium at the newly renovated Bradshaw Performing Arts Center (3395 Airport Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374).

Jim Beaver Joins The Cast Of The Group Rep's THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER Photo Jim Beaver Joins The Cast Of The Group Rep's THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 13, 2019

Jim Beaver joins the cast as Sheridan Whiteside in the Group Rep's production of Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman's beloved farce THE MAN WHO CAME TO DINNER, directed by Bruce Kimmel and produced by Doug Haverty.  

MORE BEAUTIFUL FOR HAVING BEEN BROKEN Will Screen At Los Angeles LGBT Center Photo MORE BEAUTIFUL FOR HAVING BEEN BROKEN Will Screen At Los Angeles LGBT Center
by Alexa Criscitiello - Oct 18, 2019

Los Angeles LGBT Center's Lily Tomlin/Jane Wagner Cultural Arts Center and Andrea Meyerson Productions (AMP) have announced a special, one-night-only screening of More Beautiful for Having Been Broken, the new feature drama from award-winning filmmaker Nicole Conn. Cast and crew members will be on hand for a post-screening Q&A. The event has been set for Saturday, November 9, at 7pm at the LGBT Center's Renberg Theatre. VIP pre-reception begins at 6pm.

Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MOM on CBS - Thursday, October 17, 2019 Photo Scoop: Coming Up on a New Episode of MOM on CBS - Thursday, October 17, 2019
by TV Scoop - Oct 1, 2019

Get all the scoop on Coming Up on a New Episode of MOM, airing on CBS on Thursday, October 17, 2019!

BWW Review: World Premiere Musical DEADLY Offers Victims the Chance to be Heard and R Photo BWW Review: World Premiere Musical DEADLY Offers Victims the Chance to be Heard and Remembered
by Shari Barrett - Sep 24, 2019

Sacred Fools Theater Company is launching its 23rd season with the World Premiere of the musical DEADLY by Vanessa Claire Stewart with Music by Ryan Thomas Johnson and directed by Jaime Robledo. Taking place in 1893, a time of hope and optimism as the World's Fair turns the globe's eyes toward Chicago and the cultural explosion of art and technology on display. But it is also a time when a demon lurks beneath, taking advantage of the adventuresome spirit of modern-thinking and very independent women. It just wouldn't do to forget who they were.

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