"I write to find out what I'm talking about.”
~ Edwad Albee
Playbills to Photoplays: Stage Performers who Pionnered The Talkies - includes "Double Act: George Burns & Gracie Allen"
Join us as we go
through the history of female humorists - of days gone by.
And maybe a few
from the present.
Be Proud: Wear it on your chest: #Girlwriter
A mix of history, comedy, feminism and funny essays
2016 Women’s Work Festival! finalists from Webroadway
George Burns recounts the story of his life with the three people whom he loved the most, his wife Gracie, and his two best friends. But when the line between life and the stage start to blur will the show/life run away with out him? This play with music goes through 100 years of love, struggle and regrets... with and without a vaudeville shine.
( Dramedy )
2 Men / 2 woman
~I want to give a special thanks to Joan Benny, Irving Fein, Jim Chamberlin & Laura Luff for their kindess and help with the project.
*This play is dedicated to Stacy
"The world is just a great big onion. And hate & fear are the spices that make it fly. And the only way to get rid of this great big onion.
Is to plant love seeds until it dies."
~ The Onion Song ~ As sung by Tammi Terrell & Marvin Gaye
Rachel and Jacob are best friends. What happens after they decide to be more? Can two best friends really have a "real" first date.
(15 mins running time)
1 Female / 1 Male
Published in The Louieville Review
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For a limited time read the essay here:
"The best researched
and written article
I’ve ever read about Gracie Allen. "
No.78. Fall 2015
The Onion: First Date
Marvelous Mrs. Maisel:
A Woman in Redux
Best friends, Evie and Todd are on their way to their high school reunion. When they stop at a convience store Todd worries Evie is attending the reunion for all the wrong reasons.
(30 mins running time)
1 Female / 1 Male