Archive for August, 2013

Jeanne Workshops Robert Allan Ackerman's New Play "BLOOD" at the Geffen Playhouse

Jeanne Workshops Robert Allan Ackerman's New Play "BLOOD" at the Geffen Playhouse

  I had the welcome opportunity this week to workshop a new play this week at the Geffen Playhouse, Robert Allan Ackerman’s BLOOD, based on a true story about an HIV-tainted blood scandal in 1980’s Japan and which involved the Ministry of Health and Welfare as well as American drug companies.  A shocking story, and a sobering one, but...

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Jeanne workshops JIehae Park's HANNAH & THE DREAD GAZEBO at the 2013 Ojai Playwrights Conference

Jeanne workshops JIehae Park's HANNAH & THE DREAD GAZEBO at the 2013 Ojai Playwrights Conference

Such a great time up at the 2013 Ojai Playwrights Conferencel! It’s been two years since I was up there, and I was thrilled to return to workshop HANNAH AND THE DREAD GAZEBO, a new play by the gifted Jiehae Park, directed by the lovely May Adrales.  Jiehae has written a play that is hilarious, whimsical, dark, dangerous and...

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