Thursday, March 31, 2011

Ken Page, Kathleen Chalfant, Ann Hampton Callaway to Perform at Invisible Theatre Gala - Playbill.com

Ken Page, Kathleen Chalfant, Ann Hampton Callaway to Perform at Invisible Theatre Gala - Playbill.com

Ken Page, Kathleen Chalfant, Ann Hampton Callaway to Perform at Invisible Theatre Gala

By Adam Hetrick
Playbill.com
31 Mar 2011

Tony Award winner Ken Page and Tony nominees Kathleen Chalfant and Ann Hampton Callaway will be part of Painting the Town Red, a gala concert event for Arizona's Invisible Theatre.

Presented April 9 and 10 on the campus of the AZ School for the Deaf and Blind in Tucson, the concerts will highlight the Invisible Theatre's 40-year history. The evening is conceived, directed and written by Susan Claassen.

In addition to Page (Cats), Chalfant (W;t, Angels in America) and Callaway (Swing), appearances will be made by Golden Globe winner Amanda McBroom, Mary Baker, Nancy Davis Booth, Betsy Kruse Craig, Jeffrey Haskell, Carrie Hill, Liz McMahon, Larry "Lucinda Holiday" Moore, Jack Neubeck, Stuart "Carol Channing" Moulton, Robert Shaw as “Elvis” and the Pastime Players. Lisa Otey will musical direct.

"Longevity Awards" will also be presented to Jetti Ames, Gail Fitzhugh, Roberto Guajardo and Maryann Trombino, who have been involved with the company since its founding 40 years ago.

The April 9 show will take place at 8 PM, while the April 10 show will be at 3 PM. Callaway will only appear April 10.

For tickets phone (520) 882-9721. Visit InvisibleTheatre.


Thursday, March 3, 2011

Screening at Loft of 'The Birds'

Screening at Loft of 'The Birds'

AWARD-WINNING STAR OF HITCHCOCK'S FILM WILL SIGN AUTOGRAPHS AT SUNDAY'S EVENT
Screening at Loft of 'The Birds'"

Phil Villarreal Pvillarreal@azstarnet.com | Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2011

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Tippi Hedren won a Golden Globe for her performance in Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds" (1963).

Tippi Hedren will be in Tucson this weekend for a screening of "The Birds" at The Loft Cinema. Proceeds from the screening benefit the Invisible Theatre, the Loft and Hedren's Roar Foundation, which protects exotic cats. All proceeds from an autograph session before and after the screening benefit Roar.


Another chance to see Tippi Hedren in Tucson
Tippi Hedren also will attend Saturday's sold-out performance of "A Conversation with Edith Head," at the Invisible Theatre, 1400 N. First Ave. Susan Claassen stars as the Hollywood costume-design diva, whose long and illustrious career included designing Hedren's wardrobe in "The Birds." Hedren and Head became close friends, Claassen said.
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