Guest Blogger: Kate Powers Does Theatre Up the River

A couple of weeks ago, my sister-in-law, Dawn, blogged about her theater work in prisons.  So when I found out that my fellow director, Kate Powers, is still actively directing at Sing Sing (and knows Dawn), I asked her to please share her experiences with us.  My limited knowledge of prison theater consists of Beckett’s production of…

Home: My Refuge

Home: My apartment, New York City, and the theater. It’s the place where I feel safe and comfortable. It’s a  place where I feel free to be me.  It’s where the foundation is sturdy and where the cracks are fixable. It’s the place where I can a step into the foyer/vom or onto the tarmac and…

Guest Blogger: Dawn Slegona McDonald on Becoming Our Best Selves

My sister-in-law, Dawn, is flying the flag against gun violence and is involved in making a difference for our future. However, her activism didn’t just start with the senseless deaths in Connecticut last year.  She has been a strong proponent for those in need via…theater. I think Dawn is a wonderful power of example and…

What Shade of Success am I?

So believe it or not, I  moonlight as a Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant.  I know. As if I don’t have enough on my plate but I do love make-up and reversing the signs of aging as we read. Last month we received an email from our National Sales Director about taking control of our…