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Thursday, January 18, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Christian Ryan by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Xanthe Elbrick)CHRISTIAN RYAN is an actor, writer, musician, and VO artist from Texas, currently based in Brooklyn. His acting work has taken him all over the country, frequen…

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Monday, January 15, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Lauren LaRocca by Zack Calhoon

Lauren LaRocca is an actor and theater-maker whose credits include Baltimore Center Stage, Actors Theatre of Louisville, and Williamstown Theater Festival. She has developed new plays with Y…

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People You Should Know . . . Jamal Abdunnasir by Zack Calhoon

Jamal Abdunnasir is a Brooklyn-based theater artist. He most recently performed at The Guthrie in Refugia, an original play by The Moving Company. Other regional theater includes Our Town, R…

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People You Should Know . . . Peregrine Heard by Zack Calhoon

Peregrine Heard is a middle child. New York: Chuck Mee’s soot & spit, Piehole’s Ski End (New Ohio), Power Couple (Ars Nova ANTFest), Frontiéres Sans Frontières (Bushwick Starr), Bl…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Isaac Miller by Zack Calhoon

Isaac Miller recently received a BFA in Musical Theatre from Carnegie Mellon University. At Carnegie Mellon he had the privilege to take Master Classes from esteemed artists such as Stephen …

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

People You Should Know . . . David O. Friedman by Zack Calhoon

David O. Friedman studied improv at The Groundlings and at The Second City, in Los Angeles, as well as method acting. He studied screenwriting at UCLA. He is a graduate of the University of …

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People You Should Know . . . Shelley Fort by Zack Calhoon

Shelley Fort is an actor/writer. She is currently writing a feature film with her sister, Claire, based on the marriage of their bi-racial parents, their pursuit of the American dream, and t…

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Saturday, January 6, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Candis C. Jones by Zack Calhoon

Candis C. Jones is a director and devised theatre artist. Select credits include: Colony (The Movement/NYU Festival of Voices), Name Calling (The Kennedy Center, Dance Place), 48hrs in Harle…

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Monday, January 1, 2018

People You Should Know . . . Mona R. Washington by Zack Calhoon

Mona R. Washington is a graduate of Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service and Harvard Law School. She is a proud member of Voices of Our Nations Arts (VONA). Her plays have been …

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Friday, December 29, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Heather Frew by Zack Calhoon

Heather Frew (Stage Manager) is a recent graduate of Marymount Manhattan College, She ended an 8-month run with The Grand Paradise by Third Rail Projects  as a Production Assistant last…

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Friday, December 22, 2017

People You Should Know . . . William Oliver Watkins by Zack Calhoon

William Oliver Watkins is an actor based in New York City. Some of his recent credits include: TV: Blacklist, Blindspot, Madam Secretary, Forever, Nurse Jackie and Law & Order: SVU; Stag…

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Thursday, December 21, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Charly Evon Simpson by Zack Calhoon

Charly Evon Simpson is a playwright and performer. Her plays include Scratching the Surface,Jump, Hottentotted, While We Wait, and others. She is a member of the 2017 Working Farm at SPACE o…

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Wednesday, December 20, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Terri Mateer by Zack Calhoon

Terri Mateer (SAG-AFTRA) has had the pleasure of playing Joseph in Jesus Christ Superstar (Rhinebeck), Olive in the female version of The Odd Couple (New Paltz), and in her hometown of Woods…

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People You Should Know . . . Gethsemane Herron-Coward by Zack Calhoon

Gethsemane Herron-Coward is a poet-playwright from Washington, D.C. She is a 2016 Finalist for the Jane Chambers Playwriting Award, a VONA alumna and a 2017 Finalist for SPACE on Ryder Farm.…

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Wednesday, December 13, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Sandra A. Daley-Sharif by Zack Calhoon

Sandra A. Daley-Sharif is pursuing her MFA in Playwriting at Hunter College. Her plays Les Fréres (Eugene O’Neill semi-finalist) and Straddling the Edge were nominated for The Kilroy’s…

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Sunday, December 10, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Jude Treder-Wolff by Zack Calhoon

Jude Treder-Wolff is a writer/performer, singer, storyteller, creative arts psychotherapist, and improviser. She created (mostly) TRUE THINGS - a game wrapped in a storytelling show wit…

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People You Should Know . . . Peter Gil-Sheridan by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Drew Bratton) Peter Gil-Sheridan’s work has been developed and/or produced by Soho Rep’s Writer/Director Lab, PlayPenn, InterAct Theatre, The Guthrie, The Cherry Lane…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

People You Should Know . . . David Gow by Zack Calhoon

DAVID GOW is a New York based actor. He was born and raised in Houston, TX and has a BFA from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Off Broadway: Chokehold (14th St Y), Burnin…

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Monday, November 20, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Lisa Rothe by Zack Calhoon

Lisa Rothe is a freelance director and educator based in NYC. She has developed hundreds of new plays with companies in the US and around the world. Recent productions: Hold These Truths by …

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Eli Rosen by Zack Calhoon

Eli Rosen was born and raised in the Hasidic Jewish community of Brooklyn, which he left to pursue life, liberty and a legal career in commercial litigation. Shortly thereafter, or seven yea…

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People You Should Know . . . Gianluca Francesco Cirafici by Zack Calhoon

Gianluca Francesco Cirafici is a graduate of St. Edmund Preparatory High School and is enjoying his second year with the EPIC Players Inclusion Company. Gianluca loves to sing and dance…

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People You Should Know . . . Travis Burbee by Zack Calhoon

Travis Burbee is the Creative Programs Manager for EPIC Players. Travis will be playing Snoopy in their production of You're a Good Man Charlie Brown as well as choreographing and assis…

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Monday, November 13, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Jeanne Sakata by Zack Calhoon

Jeanne Sakata’s-HOLD THESE TRUTHS, (2013 Drama Desk Nomination, Outstanding Solo Performance), slated for upcoming 2017-18 productions with Boston’s Lyric Stage Company, NYC’s Hang A T…

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Friday, November 10, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Joy Donze by Zack Calhoon

Joy Donze is a queer identified New York actor. Favorite credits include: PORTIA (Merchant of Venice) JULIET (R&J), VANDA (Venus in Fur), HERMIA (Midsummer Nights Dream) JENNY JUNE (Fail…

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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Joel de la Fuente by Zack Calhoon

Joel de la Fuente, playing Chief Inspector Takeshi Kido of “The Man in the High Castle,” is known also for his recurring roles on “Hemlock Grove” as Dr. Johann Pryce and as Ruben Mor…

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Monday, November 6, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Drew Droege by Zack Calhoon

(Photo by Russ Rowland) DREW DROEGE is best known for his online parody videos of downtown indie “it girl” darling Chloë Sevigny, featured in Entertainment Weekly, The Advocate, Hu…

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Sunday, October 29, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Rotem Weiner by Zack Calhoon

Rotem Weiner was born and raised in Israel. She always loved acting, writing and filmmaking. After backpacking for several months, she finally got the courage to pursue her dream of becoming…

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People You Should Know . . . Jessenia Cuesta by Zack Calhoon

JESSENIA CUESTA – Jessenia was born in Santurce, Puerto Rico and began her interest in the arts through music. At the age of seven she entered the well-known music school, Coro de Niños d…

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People You Should Know . . . Brittany K. Allen by Zack Calhoon

BRITTANY K. ALLEN  is a performer, writer, library goblin and recent transfer to New Jersey. Acting credits include True Right (ANTFEST @ Ars Nova, New Ohio), Minor Character (Invisible…

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People You Should Know . . . Will Arbery by Zack Calhoon

Will Arbery is a playwright + performer + filmmaker from Texas + Wyoming. His plays have been developed at Clubbed Thumb, Ojai Playwrights Conference, The New Group, EST/Youngblood, The Bush…

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People You Should Know . . . Amanda Keating by Zack Calhoon

Amanda Keating lives in Brooklyn and is a playwright. Her plays include RETREAT (Ensemble Studio Theatre and Two Headed Rep), TARTUFFE (Two Headed Rep), GO THAT WAY (Williams College Summer …

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