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Stand Up And Speak Out Against Bullying

  Bullying in schools can turn into tragedies when kids think they’re alone with nowhere to turn. A musical, written in Connecticut, which stars high school students and is put on in middle schools, is drawing attention to the topic of bullying. Producer, song-writer, Jill Nesi, and Director Chris Zullo, are leading the charge to Read more…

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“Her Song” An Anti Bullying Musical With A Powerful Message

What do you do about the nationwide epidemic of bullying in schools? Social media is playing a big part in this cruelty. Song writer, Jill Nesi of Madison has produced a musical that is getting statewide acclaim. It is called “Her Song” and it just debuted at the Ivoryton Playhouse. The Commission on Women, Children and Seniors and Read more…

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Its All About Judy Garland In Goodspeed’s “Chasing Rainbows”

This is the story behind Goodspeed‘s now-playing “Chasing Rainbows.” The production is about Judy Garland as a child actress up thru the point at which she lands the part of Dorothy in the “Wizard of Oz.” Creator, producer Tina Marie Casamento Libby and famed Judy Garland historian, author, John Fricke worked together for seven years go get Read more…

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A New Musical Debuting On Motherhood~ “Gross Domestic Product”

HartBeat Ensemble presents its new mainstage theater work Gross Domestic Product at the Carriage House Theater, 360 Farmington Avenue, Hartford. The production runs April 7 – May 1, 2016 with performances scheduled Thursday through Saturday at 7:30pm and Sunday at 2:00pm. Opening night for Gross Domestic Product is Friday, April 8 at 7:30pm. All performances include a talk-back with Read more…

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The Big Bank Musical

This was an amazing morning that I spent in the basement of the First United Methodist Church in Mystic, Connecticut. It doesn’t get much better than this. The folks in the room included the founder of  Emerson Theater Collaborative, or ETC. Camilla Ross, an Emerson College grad, of Colchester, Connecticut has worked tirelessly to make Read more…

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