Monthly Archives: April 2014

Interview with actor, Steven Grant Douglas

Interview with actor, Steven Grant Douglas

Steven Grant Douglas and I met in Minneapolis a few years ago in the elevator for an audition of one of my favorite musicals, AIDA. He had recently graduated from the University of Minnesota, Duluth and was ready to conquer the Minneapolis theater scene. We quickly became friends due to our love for theater and… Continue Reading

Quilters at Lambs Players

Quilters at Lambs Players

QUILTERS is a musical based on six women who settled in the American West.  The story unfolds by way of short vignettes.  The women are accompanied by a five piece bluegrass band. The set and costumes were period friendly.  All women wore boots, dresses and had their hair down in curls.  Most of the set… Continue Reading

Floyd Collins at La Mirada Theatre

Floyd Collins at La Mirada Theatre

In January 1925, a boy named Floyd Collins went exploring a small opening in the ground which was known as the “sand cave”.  He was trapped there for several days and a media circus surrounded him.  I won’t spoil the end but know, this true story is gripping. The stage was small and crafted beautifully.… Continue Reading

Interview with author, Robert Blumenfeld

Interview with author, Robert Blumenfeld

Robert Blumenfeld is an actor, writer and dialect coach.  He has recorded more than 350 audiobooks and has acted in many regional and Off-Broadway shows.   The Playbill Collector (TPC): What is your background in dialect coaching?” Robert Blumenfeld (RB): I studied French as an undergraduate at Rutgers where I also studied German and Italian… Continue Reading

Broadway at The Broad with Adam Pascal

Broadway at The Broad with Adam Pascal

The Broad Stage in Santa Monica, California is hosting a series called “Broadway at the Broad”.  This month, Tony nominated actor, Adam Pascal was featured.  Alongside him was Seth Rudetsky who was the host and pianist.  The 90-minute music and interview made for a magical night. Years ago, my family and I saw Adam in… Continue Reading