Sonoma Arts Live World Premiere: Merman’s Apprentice, interview with David Evans & Stephen Cole

It was so much fun to chat with composer, David Evans, and writer, Stephen Cole about Merman’s Apprentice and their experience creating it! By the way, I’m in the ensemble and you can get $3 off your tickets by using the discount code SAL on checkout from SonomaArtsLive.org. We are so thrilled to have Stephen and David her for the […]

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Merman’s Apprentice A New Musical Fable, interview with book/lyric author Stephen Cole

I’m so excited to be a part of the ensemble for this world premiere play; the opening show of Sonoma Arts Live‘s 2019/2020 Season! And I was even more excited to have one on one time with the author of the books and lyrics to the show, Stephen Cole. About Merman’s Apprentice: A tuneful, original smart, funny, warm new musical […]

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Born Yesterday, interview with SAL’s Executive Artistic Director Jaime Love

Melissa Claire/Billie Dawn Born Yesterday

Jaime Love was in studio to tell us all about their newest production, about to enter hell week, Born Yesterday set in the 1940s. About Born Yesterday: Written by Garson Kanin Directed by Carl Jordan “Junk tycoon Harry Brock gets more than he bargained for when he tries to buy some respectability and sophistication for his brash girlfriend Billie Dawn […]

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The Log Lady, interview with Twin Peaks actress Catherine E Coulson

The Log Lady

This is one of the more special interviews to me because not soon after, Catherine passed away. I was so excited to talk to her but was sick. Jason & guest Dwayne Dexter did a great job filling in. Here is actress Catherine E Coulson talking about her work with the Ashland Shakespeare Festival and the revamping of Twin Peaks. […]

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Sonoma Valley Shakespeare, interview with actors Aidan O’Reilly and Jocelyn Joy Murphy

Actors and founders, Aidan O’Reilly and Jocelyn Joy Murphy joined us in studio to talk about The Sonoma Valley Shakespeare Company.  We discussed their backgrounds, the company, what it means to be “actors in residence,” and the couples recent engagement!  For more information, visit their Facebook page.  You can also read this piece in the Sonoma Index Tribune. Here is […]

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