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Award-Winning FERTILE Returns to Solofest This Year! Photo Award-Winning FERTILE Returns to Solofest This Year!
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 27, 2021

Since the debut of Fertile at the 2019 Hollywood Fringe Festival, writer and performer, Heather Dowling, has been recognized repeatedly for the show's powerful impact on audiences and now Fertile will be part of the 10th anniversary of the largest solo-performance festival on the West coast, Solofest, streaming from the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA.

BWW Interview: Playwright and Actor Sarah Hunter on Why DOGS ARE BETTER THAN PEOPLE Photo BWW Interview: Playwright and Actor Sarah Hunter on Why DOGS ARE BETTER THAN PEOPLE
by Shari Barrett - Jan 24, 2021

Dogs Are Better Than People, written and performed by Sarah Hunter, and developed and directed by Jessica Lynn Johnson, is an eccentric romp through drinking, bad men, and fabulous dogs who each tell Sarah’s story. But why, you may ask, does Sarah Hunter truly believe that Dogs are better than people? I spoke with her to find out

Whitefire Theatre's Solofest Streams DOGS ARE BETTER THAN PEOPLE Photo Whitefire Theatre's Solofest Streams DOGS ARE BETTER THAN PEOPLE
by Stephi Wild - Jan 9, 2021

Dogs Are Better Than People, written and performed by Sarah Hunter and developed & directed by Jessica Lynn Johnson. Dogs Are Better Than People is an eccentric romp through drinking, bad men, and fabulous dogs who each tell Sarah’s story. Talking dogs!

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 21-22- with Adam Pascal, Mary Testa and More! Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 21-22- with Adam Pascal, Mary Testa and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 21, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, November 21-22, 2020.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 19- with Luba Mason, Andrew Barth Feldman a Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, November 19- with Luba Mason, Andrew Barth Feldman and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 19, 2020

Today (November 19) in live streaming: Luba Mason visits Backstage Live, Andrew Barth Feldman guests on Ten Minute Tidbits, and so much more!

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, November 18- with Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and M Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, November 18- with Eva Noblezada, Reeve Carney and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 18, 2020

Today (November 18) in live streaming: Eva Noblezada and Reeve Carney visit Backstage Live, Freestyle Love Supreme joins the Chaos Twins, and so much more!

Jessica Lynn Johnson Hosts THE SOARING SOLO SALON Photo Jessica Lynn Johnson Hosts THE SOARING SOLO SALON
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 17, 2020

Award winning Director & Developer, Jessica Lynn Johnson, hosts an evening of brand new solo show excerpts taken from the Soaring Solo Community.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and M Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: November 14-15- with Lillias White, Laura Benanti and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 14, 2020

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, November 7-8, 2020.

LIFE ON THE REZ to be Presented Via Livestream Photo LIFE ON THE REZ to be Presented Via Livestream
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 5, 2020

Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA will present Life on the Rez, a virtual show, written, produced and performed by Luella Wagner. Directed by Bryan Rasmussen. Musical accompaniment by Joe Vasquez.

Sonia Jackson's MAMAISMS Goes Online Photo Sonia Jackson's MAMAISMS Goes Online
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2020

Sonia Jackson transforms familiar refrains like “Because I said so!” “You know better than that!” and “Not while you’re living under my roof!” into a graceful and hilarious ride through the euphoria and exasperation of motherhood in her one-woman show, Mamaisms.

FORGETTING NOT FORGOTTEN Begins November 6 at Whitefire Theatre Photo FORGETTING NOT FORGOTTEN Begins November 6 at Whitefire Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 22, 2020

Forgetting, Not Forgotten. A multimedia virtual show (presented online) livestreamed from the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks. An official selection of the Black Voices Festival.

Whitefire Theatre Announces BLACK VOICES October 2020 Shows Photo Whitefire Theatre Announces BLACK VOICES October 2020 Shows
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 8, 2020

The Whitefire Theatre continues with its new solo series a?oeBlack Voicesa?? which began September 12th and will run through November 15th.   Actress and director Juliette Jeffers, a prominent black solo artist herself, continues as curator of the solo series.

Whitefire Theatre Announces BLACK VOICES October 2020 Shows Photo Whitefire Theatre Announces BLACK VOICES October 2020 Shows
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2020

The Whitefire Theatre continues with its new solo series 'Black Voices' which began September 12th and will run through November 15th. Actress and director Juliette Jeffers, a prominent black solo artist herself, continues as curator of the solo series.

Best Of Fest ISLAND GIRL Has Encore Streaming, August 27 - August 29 Photo Best Of Fest ISLAND GIRL Has Encore Streaming, August 27 - August 29
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 27, 2020

Best of the Fest a?oeIsland Girl: A Rescue Missiona??, written and performed by Luka Lyman, developed and directed by Jessica Lynn Johnson, will be available to stream on demand starting Thursday, August 27th at 7:00 pm (PST) through Saturday, August 28th. 

See THE SOARING SOLO SALON Tonight at Whitefire Theatre Photo See THE SOARING SOLO SALON Tonight at Whitefire Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 26, 2020

Award winning Director & Developer, Jessica Lynn Johnson, hosts an evening of brand new solo show excerpts. This enticing program will be livestreaming from the Whitefire Theatre and will rotate 6 superb Solo Artists in and out throughout the night. Themes of race, money, success, healing, and much more will be explored!

STREAMFEST Ends August 31st Photo STREAMFEST Ends August 31st
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2020

The final two weeks of the Whitefire Theatrea??s Streamfest kicks off tonight with a?oeLove, Locs, and Liberationa?? written and performed by Ella Turenne, directed by Kathryn Ervin, a solo play that investigates the edges and roots of a Black womana??s happy and nappy hair expression.

Whitefire Theatre Juliette Jeffrers' CHOCOLATE MATCH Live Streams 6/20 Photo Whitefire Theatre Juliette Jeffrers' CHOCOLATE MATCH Live Streams 6/20
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 18, 2020

a?oeCHOCOLATE MATCH: A Chocolate Girl's Online Search for Mr. Right,a?? a crowd favorite solo show written and performed by Juliette Jeffers with original direction by Denise Dowse, will live stream as a matinee on Saturday, June 20th at 1:00 pm (PDT), from the Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, CA. 

VIRTUAL HOT OFF THE PRESS Presents New Works Performed in Staged Readings Photo VIRTUAL HOT OFF THE PRESS Presents New Works Performed in Staged Readings
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2020

Hot Off the Press is a program of new solo writings presented by talented scribes in staged readings. Usually presented in a theatre with a live audience, our newest show will be performed in a virtual presentation live via Zoom, to conform with current considerations of public health and safety.

Whitefire Theatre to Present BEST OF THE FEST Live Streams Photo Whitefire Theatre to Present BEST OF THE FEST Live Streams
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 5, 2020

The Whitefire Theatre in Sherman Oaks, California will livestream 6 SOLOFEST 2020'S Best of the Fest shows June 5 - July 18.

Learn THE ART OF CREATING THE ONE-PERSON SHOW Via Zoom On May 30 Photo Learn THE ART OF CREATING THE ONE-PERSON SHOW Via Zoom On May 30
by A.A. Cristi - May 20, 2020

a??a??a??a??a??a??a??The Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival in association with Soaring Solo LLC will present The Art of Creating the One Person Show, a FREE class about solo performance, conducted on Zoom on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

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