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Date Of Birth:
July 08, 1940 (81)
Birth Place:
Lyons, KS, USA
 
Date of Birth: July 08, 1940 (81)

Birth Place: Lyons, KS, USA
BWW Review: BALLROOM at CVRep Playhouse Photo BWW Review: BALLROOM at CVRep Playhouse
by Kay Kudukis - Feb 4, 2020

Post-world-war-two America somehow managed to erase what 1920s women had fought so hard to create, and what the war effort at home had literally proved, that women could just as easily do a man's job. During the war, women were working in factories, becoming mechanics, if it was a 'man's job' women were out there doing it while the men fought the war. When the men came home, somehow women said hurrah! and happily became housewives and mothers. 'Whew! So glad to be back where I belong!' every magazine, billboard, and family-centric television show seemed to say, characterizing women as happy homemakers whose identity was determined by her biology aka her ability to keep a man happy in bed while producing babies, and all of the domesticity that implies.

Photo Flash: Special Holiday-themed The Pack At The Ruskin On Monday December 16 Photo Photo Flash: Special Holiday-themed The Pack At The Ruskin On Monday December 16
by Stephi Wild - Dec 22, 2019

Lainie Kazan (Tony Award and Golden Globe nominee) and Max Burkholder (Parenthood) are among the cast of the December edition of The Pack At the Ruskin …A Holiday Themed Evening of One Act Comedies written by Eugene Pack to be presented at the Ruskin Group Theatre for one night only December 16th 2019 .

BWW Interview: Doug Engalla Talks About A TWISTED CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo BWW Interview: Doug Engalla Talks About A TWISTED CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Don Grigware - Dec 13, 2019

A Twisted Christmas Carol marks Doug Engalla's eighth production as Director at The Group Rep. Doug has worked with Phil Olson since 1997 on a number of productions, including five World Premieres in the Don't Hug Me series (most recently, as director of Don't Hug Me, We're Family in 2018), as well as the 2016 World Premiere of A Nice Family Christmas (featuring Tony Award-nominated actor, Marcia Rodd) at The Group Rep. A Twisted Christmas Carol is Doug's sixth World Premiere as Director with Phil Olson. Doug's cast of Phil Olson's A Nice Family Gathering - also in 2016 at The Group Rep - earned a Best Ensemble, Small Theatre nomination from the NAACP Theatre Awards. Doug's previous directing project at the Group Rep was for Neil Simon's Rumors in 2018. He is preparing to open A Twisted Christmas Carol this Sunday December 15. You have such a great rapp

Photo Flash: THE PACK Performs At Ruskin Group Theatre Photo Photo Flash: THE PACK Performs At Ruskin Group Theatre
by Julie Musbach - Aug 15, 2019

THE PACK, readings of short new plays by Emmy nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Eugene Pack took place on Tuesay, Augsut 13 at Ruskin Group Theatre.

Photo Flash: Star-Studded Cast Presents THE PACK At Gary Austin Stage At The Groundli Photo Photo Flash: Star-Studded Cast Presents THE PACK At Gary Austin Stage At The Groundlings
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 5, 2019

The Pack will be presented at Gary Austin Stage at The Groundlings with star-studded cast.

Photo Flash: THE PACK AT THE PICO Celebrates a Starry Night In L.A. Photo Photo Flash: THE PACK AT THE PICO Celebrates a Starry Night In L.A.
by Julie Musbach - Apr 18, 2019

Barry Bostwick (Tony Award winner; Brad in The Rocky Horror Picture Show); Laraine Newman (original cast of Saturday Night Live); Dana Gould (The Simpsons); Maggie Wheeler (Friends); Marcia Rodd (Tony nominee); and Lynne Stewart (Pee Wee's Playhouse) are among the cast of the April 16 edition of The Pack at the Pico.

Barry Bostwick, Laraine Newman And More Appear In THE PACK AT THE PICO On Aprl 16 Photo Barry Bostwick, Laraine Newman And More Appear In THE PACK AT THE PICO On Aprl 16
by Julie Musbach - Mar 25, 2019

Barry Bostwick (Tony Award winner; Brad in The Rocky Horror Picture Show); Laraine Newman (original cast of Saturday Night Live); Dana Gould (The Simpsons); Maggie Wheeler (Friends); Marcia Rodd (Tony nominee); and Lynne Stewart (Pee Wee's Playhouse) are among the cast of the April 16 edition of The Pack at the Pico.

Dulé Hill Stars in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE Extended Through March 17 Photo Dulé Hill Stars in LIGHTS OUT: NAT 'KING' COLE Extended Through March 17
by Julie Musbach - Dec 19, 2018

Geffen Playhouse today announced the full cast for its production of Lights Out: Nat "King" Cole

Photo Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Gala Honors Donna Murphy Photo Photo Coverage: Abingdon Theatre Company Gala Honors Donna Murphy
by Walter McBride - Oct 23, 2018

Abingdon Theatre Company held their special one-night-only gala event on Monday, October 22 at The Edison Ballroom. The evening, honoring two-time Tony Award winner Donna Murphy (Hello, Dolly!; Passion; Wonderful Town), was hosted by Randy Rainbow.

Abingdon Theatre Co Gala to Honor Donna Murphy Plus Performance From Upcoming CLOSER  Photo Abingdon Theatre Co Gala to Honor Donna Murphy Plus Performance From Upcoming CLOSER THAN EVER
by Julie Musbach - Aug 27, 2018

Abingdon Theatre Company will launch their 26th season with a special one-night-only gala event on Monday, October 22 at The Edison Ballroom. The evening honors two-time Tony winner Donna Murphy (Hello, Dolly!; Passion; Wonderful Town).

Photo Flash: Eugene Pack's New Play NIGHT WITH OSCAR Presented at Mark Taper Forum Photo Photo Flash: Eugene Pack's New Play NIGHT WITH OSCAR Presented at Mark Taper Forum
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2018

Drama Desk Award-winning and Emmy¬ģ nominated playwright Eugene Pack (Sharpies, The Poets of Amityville) directs a staged reading of his hilarious new comedy Night with Oscar. The all-star cast includes Joely Fisher (Ellen, Wild Card), Jon Tenney (Major Crimes, The Closer), Rob Morrow (Northern Exposure, Billion$) ¬†Peter Falls (Ten Days in the Valley, Pitch), Marcia Rodd (Tony¬ģ Award nominee for Shelter), Aimee Carrero (Young and Hungry, Elena of Avalor), Kelly Lohman (Gilmore Girls), Dan O'Connor (Impro Theatre) and Dayle Reyfel (Celebrity Autobiography). (Actors appear subject to availability. Cast may change without notice.)

Abingdon Theatre Company Announces Performance-Only Tickets for AND THE WORLD GOES 'R Photo Abingdon Theatre Company Announces Performance-Only Tickets for AND THE WORLD GOES 'ROUND Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company has announced that it is offering a limited number of $250 and $125 tickets for the performance-only portion of their 25th Anniversary Gala on Monday, October 23 at 8PM at The Edison Ballroom (240 W. 47th Street).

BWW Review: LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS at Little Theatre Of Mechanicsburg Photo BWW Review: LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS at Little Theatre Of Mechanicsburg
by Allison Rambler - Sep 19, 2017

The works of Neil Simon should come with a warning label: be prepared for a thorough, generous douse of comedy.

Nick Adams, Morgan James, Christine Pedi, Ali Stroker and More Join Abingdon Theatre  Photo Nick Adams, Morgan James, Christine Pedi, Ali Stroker and More Join Abingdon Theatre Company's 25th Anniversary Gala Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company has announced additional casting for their upcoming 25th Anniversary Gala on Monday, October 23 at The Edison Ballroom (240 W. 47th Street). Honoring two-time Tony and Emmy Award winner Bebe Neuwirth (Chicago, Sweet Charity, 'Cheers,' 'Frasier'), the event will feature a special concert performance of the John Kander and Fred Ebb musical revue And The World Goes 'Round.

Telly Leung, Mary Beth Peil and More to Honor Bebe Neuwirth at Abingdon Theatre Compa Photo Telly Leung, Mary Beth Peil and More to Honor Bebe Neuwirth at Abingdon Theatre Company's 25th Anniversary Gala
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company celebrates the launch of their 2017-2018 season at their 25th Anniversary Gala on Monday, October 23 at The Edison Ballroom (240 W. 47th Street). The evening honors two-time Tony and Emmy Award winner Bebe Neuwirth (Chicago, Sweet Charity, 'Cheers,' 'Frasier').

Abingdon Theatre's Ghostlight Reading Series to Continue with THE SUBJECT and CARLO AT THE WEDDING
by BWW News Desk - May 30, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company continues its Ghostlight Reading Series with readings of THE SUBJECT by Chisa Hutchinson and directed by Jade King Carroll on Monday, June 5th at 7pm and CARLO AT THE WEDDING by Bryna Turner and directed by Jenna Worsham on Monday, June 12th at 7pm.

Abingdon's First Musical THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR Begins Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company presents its first musical with the New York premiere of THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR, with music by Tim Rosser and book and lyrics by Charlie Sohne, winners of 2015 Jonathan Larson and Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart awards. Directed by Abingdon Theatre Company Artistic Director Tony Speciale, THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR plays four weeks only, tonight, May 15, through June 11, at the June Havoc Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Opening night is Thursday, May 25 at 7PM.

The Society for the Preservation of Theatrical History presents STAGE STRUCK: Reclaiming the History  of Women
by A.A. Cristi - May 9, 2017

The Society for the Preservation of Theatrical History in association with New Perspectives Theatre Company (NPTC) is pleased to present a limited run engagement of STAGE STRUCK: Reclaiming the History of Women in Theatre written and performed by Paula Ewin*, Ginger Grace*, Mari Lyn Henry, Judy Rosenblatt*, and Sandhi Santini. Additional text is by Melody Brooks. The production runs May 19-22, 2017 at New Perspectives Studio, 458 W 37th Street

Cast Complete for THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR at Abingdon
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company presents its first musical with the New York premiere of THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR, with music by Tim Rosser and book and lyrics by Charlie Sohne, winners of 2015 Jonathan Larson and Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart awards. Directed by Abingdon Theatre Company Artistic Director Tony Speciale, THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR plays four weeks only, May 15 through June 11, at the June Havoc Theatre (312 West 36th Street). Opening night is Thursday, May 25 at 7PM.

New Musical THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR to Alight at Abingdon This Spring
by BWW News Desk - Apr 5, 2017

Abingdon Theatre Company presents its first musical with the New York premiere of THE BOY WHO DANCED ON AIR, with music by Tim Rosser and book and lyrics by Charlie Sohne, winners of 2015 Jonathan Larson and Mary Rodgers/Lorenz Hart awards.

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