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Saturday, April 8, 2023

Inspired By Lifelong Bra Pain, She Founded A Company That Makes Ergonomically Efficient Wire-Free Bras by Jeryl Brunner

Bree McKeen, CEO of Evelyn & Bobbie, is devoted to re-architecting the bra.

SOURCE: Forbes at 01:17PM
Tuesday, April 4, 2023

She Brings Some Of The Mightiest Talents To This Theater Company’s Stages by Jeryl Brunner

For more than twelve years, as small nonprofit theaters struggle to stay afloat, the Chain Theatre continues to thrive

SOURCE: Forbes at 01:48PM
Friday, March 31, 2023

After A Five-Decade Performing Career Melba Moore Gets A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame by Jeryl Brunner

The Tony-winning four-time Grammy nominee continues to be a trailblazer

SOURCE: Forbes at 05:16PM
Thursday, March 30, 2023

She’s Aboard The Ride Of A Lifetime In The Hit Play,‘The Coast Starlight’ by Jeryl Brunner

Camila Canó-Flaviá and the cast of the Coast Starlight delve into the myriad ways how strangers can impact our lives and how we view ourselves. The Lincoln Center Theater production is now…

SOURCE: Forbes at 07:43AM
Tuesday, March 28, 2023

This ‘Cobra Kai’ Star Fights Her Fears And Stretches Her Acting Chops Making Her New York City Stage Debut by Jeryl Brunner

Courtney Henggeler takes on the epic role of Maggie The Cat in the Tennessee Williams classic, 'Cat On A Hot Tin Roof.'

SOURCE: Forbes at 03:44PM
Monday, March 27, 2023

This Daring Play Explores How Women Seek To Protect Themselves When The World Abandons Them by Jeryl Brunner

Liliana Padilla's play, How To Defend Yourself, now playing at New York Theatre Workshop, depicts how we deal with rage, confusion and desire

SOURCE: Forbes at 04:02PM
Wednesday, March 22, 2023

They Turned Their Dream To Create A Show-Stopping Museum Devoted To Broadway Into A Reality by Jeryl Brunner

Far from stuffy, co-founders Julie Boardman and Diane Nicoletti made the Museum of Broadway immersive, interactive and fun.

SOURCE: Forbes at 01:56PM
Tuesday, March 7, 2023

She Wrote A Daring And New Retelling Of The Myth Of Antigone by Jeryl Brunner

A playwright and actress who originated the role of the Angel in Tony Kushner's 'Angels In America,' Ellen McLaughlin mines the complexities of family in her new play, 'Kissing The Floor.'

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:15PM
Sunday, March 5, 2023

She Helps Top Corporate Executives Lead With The Best Of Their Hearts And Minds by Jeryl Brunner

With her multi-media course Annie Perrin works with leaders to integrate their inner life with outer success.

SOURCE: Forbes at 11:00AM
Sunday, February 26, 2023

After Two Decades And 38 Children’s Books Lin Oliver Continues Her Thriving Collaboration With Henry Winkler by Jeryl Brunner

Since 2003, Lin Oliver and Henry Winkler have co-authored bestselling children’s books. Their newest one is Detective Duck.

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:55PM
Friday, February 24, 2023

This Celebrity Hairstylist, Who Has Worked With Amy Schumer, Is Helping Women Who Pull Their Own Hair by Jeryl Brunner

With her Voël Hair extensions and salon Kimberly Gueldner is devoted to transform the hair industry.

SOURCE: Forbes at 04:43PM
Wednesday, February 22, 2023

As Torchbearer Of Lorraine Hansberry’s Rich Repertoire, She Is Helping To Shine A Light On One Of Her Lesser Known Plays by Jeryl Brunner

This month, The Sign in Sidney Brustein’s Window, starring Rachel Brosnahan and Oscar Isaac, debuts at BAM. Joi Gresham, director of the Lorraine Hansberry Literary Trust, offers insight i…

SOURCE: Forbes at 11:45PM
Monday, February 13, 2023

Jinkx Monsoon Makes A Big Splash On Broadway In ‘Chicago’ by Jeryl Brunner

The two-time winner of RuPaul's Drag Race plays Mama Morton in the long-running hit show

SOURCE: Forbes at 04:03PM
Sunday, January 29, 2023

‘The Collaboration’ Explores The Power Of Disparate Artists Finding Common Ground by Jeryl Brunner

Actress Krysta Rodriguez offers insight into the hit Broadway show

SOURCE: Forbes at 11:59PM
Friday, January 27, 2023

With Her Restaurant Kokomo She Brought Caribbean Design To Brooklyn by Jeryl Brunner

In the midst of the pandemic Ria Graham and her husband defied the odds and created a restaurant with serious staying power

SOURCE: Forbes at 11:41PM
Thursday, January 26, 2023

From Chrome To Quartz: A New Baby Name Book Delves Into The Most Out-Of-The-Box Monikers by Jeryl Brunner

With 'The Amazing Baby Name Book,' Amy Ephron, Maia Wapnick and Anna Ephron Harari offer a delightful and well-curated selection of names that may not be on your radar.

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:28PM
Wednesday, January 25, 2023

When A Restaurant Menu Doubles As A Work Of Art by Jeryl Brunner

At a time when so many menus have turned digital, Maison Close hired this noted illustrator to create theirs.

SOURCE: Forbes at 01:44PM
Monday, January 23, 2023

This Broadway Dynamo And Star Of ‘Kimberly Akimbo’ Has A New Solo Album Heating Up The Charts by Jeryl Brunner

Victoria Clark explores the complexities of being human in 'Kimberly Akimbo' and 'December Songs.'

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:31PM
Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Julianne Moore Shines A Light On The Nuance Of Social Justice Work In A New Film From Jesse Eisenberg And Emma Stone by Jeryl Brunner

With 'When You Finish Saving The World,' from writer/director Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone produces her first feature film

SOURCE: Forbes at 11:53AM
Saturday, January 14, 2023

For 50 Years The Alliance Of Resident Theatres/New York Has Been Devoted To Help Nonprofit Theaters Make Their Art by Jeryl Brunner

A.R.T./New York’s co-executive directors Risa Shoup and Talia Corren are two great forces in non-profit New York theater

SOURCE: Forbes at 06:06PM
Saturday, December 31, 2022

This Tony-Winning Broadway Star Is Making A Big Splash With Daniel Radcliffe And Johnathan Groff In The Hit Show ‘Merrily We Roll Along’ by Jeryl Brunner

One of the hottest tickets this theater season is Off Broadway is at New York Theatre Workshop in their 199 seat theater.

SOURCE: Forbes at 02:46PM
Friday, December 30, 2022
Thursday, December 29, 2022

This Hotel Artfully Blends Old And New by Jeryl Brunner

Lotte Hotel Seattle merges a historic Beaux-arts-style building with a 44-story modern skyscraper.

SOURCE: Forbes at 06:14PM
Wednesday, December 28, 2022

Feminism Is The Unsung Driving Force In The Hit Show ‘Fiddler On The Roof In Yiddish’ by Jeryl Brunner

This groundbreaking production from National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene is unlike any Fiddler on the Roof you have ever seen.

SOURCE: Forbes at 12:33PM
Tuesday, December 27, 2022

She Helps Make Food A Force For Good by Jeryl Brunner

Marketing guru Gina Kiroff is devoted to sharing why regenerative agriculture can protect the food we eat now and in the future.

SOURCE: Forbes at 07:24PM
Sunday, December 25, 2022
Tuesday, December 20, 2022

For Over A Decade This Non-Profit Has Been Devoted To Nurturing Limitless Creative Opportunities For Individuals With Developmental Disabilities by Jeryl Brunner

Founded by Laura Borgwardt, Becky Leifman, Arielle Lever and Sarah Olbrantz, CO/LAB offers myriad creative and social outlets through theater.

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:58PM
Saturday, December 17, 2022

Performing Powerhouse Sharon D Clarke On Starring In A History-Making ‘Death Of A Salesman’ On Broadway by Jeryl Brunner

The Broadway and TV star reflects on her life-changing role as Linda Loman

SOURCE: Forbes at 10:12PM
Friday, December 16, 2022

They Are Devoted To Preserving This Inn’s Iconic Legacy While Making A Haven For Great Thinkers And Creatives by Jeryl Brunner

The Ram’s Head Inn on Shelter Island continues to be a sanctuary.

SOURCE: Forbes at 02:19PM
Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Karen Schaler, Writer Of Netflix Hit, ‘A Christmas Prince,’ Has Two New Christmas Rom-Coms by Jeryl Brunner

This Christmas movie writer and holiday novelist adds an Audible Original rom-com to her Christmas repertoire.

SOURCE: Forbes at 04:58PM
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Sutton Foster On ‘The Music Man’ And The Show That Helped Put Her On The Path To Her Dreams by Jeryl Brunner

The Music Man, with Sutton Foster and Hugh Jackman, was recently extended through January 15, 2023. The Broadway show continues to break box office records.

SOURCE: Forbes at 08:41AM

All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards