I had a fabulous time in Palm Springs with my new favorite group of theatre people, Coyote Stage Works. SOUVENIR received overwhelming response, lovely reviews, and the opportunity to make some wonderful new friends. Thank you to director Calvin Remsburg for putting together this fun group, and for insisting that I be his Madame Flo! Kisses to producer Chuck Yates for making me love this little piece of heaven the moment we met! I can hardly wait to return!
I have just returned home from a wonderful production of GUYS AND DOLLS at Flat Rock Playhouse, the State Theatre of North Carolina. Twenty years ago, I played Miss Adelaide in this show, and this year I played General Cartwright, a glorified cameo, but one that I made great fun by adding a German accent! Made some wonderful friends with the other super-talented folk who shared the stage with me. Among them, Garrett, Lesley, Katie x 3, Wayne, John, Michael x 2, Preston, Stephen, and all the fabulous…Read more
Ah, SHEAR MADNESS!!! What a wonderful run we had at the new downtown location of Flat Rock Playhouse! We ran for a total of 9 weeks, from August 3 - October 2, 2011 - longer than any show in Playhouse history! It was a pleasure to once again work with my good friend Tom Wahl, and a privilege to share the stage with new friends Mary Ann Conk, Joe Ditmeyer, Nick Caruso, and Jeremy Ellison-Gladstone. Working with director Chris Tarjan, who has thousands of performances of this romp under his belt, was…Read more
February 1, 2011
This record cold winter has been perfect for cuddling up in front of the fire with my two boyfriends (the grownup and the teenager), playing games, drinking hot toddies, and remembering all the things I have to truly sing about! I am thankful for all the friends in my life, some of whom I have found this year after losing touch for years, and some are new, but feel vintage!
Yesterday, we celebrated both the publishing of the website, and the mailing of my CD, FALLING IN LOVE WITH LOVE! I am beyond thrilled! This represents the dreams of many years, and a little thank you to my family.