Rehearsals have begun for Baltimore Shakespeare Factory's Hamlet, which will be performed in Original Pronunciation! What an incredible new challenge, to tackle a dialect along with one of Shakespeare's most famous pieces. We open in April, don't miss it!
The Death Day Players are back at CONjuration in Atlanta, GA! Madame Mystique had a blast recounting the tale of her untimely demise and loved getting to know her fellow troupe mates. The Death Day Players are a staple at CONjuration, but are based out of Orlando, FL through Phoenix Tears Productions. Check them out here!
One Weekend Only! As part of Victorian Lyric Opera Company's Gilbert and Sullivan Sing Out, The Grand Duke is presented in concert version. Come check out what madness and hilarity results from this Statutory Duel!
Have you always dreamed of having live Christmas Carolers at your Holiday party? Well you're in luck! The Christmas Carolers have come to Washington, DC! Visit the website here to register your event. You may even see my face among the singers...
St. Mark's Players production of Sister Act was a resounding success! We rocked those pews and raised our voices, and the audience rose theirs along with us! Thanks to all who attended, we had a blast!
"Have you heard all the fuss?" Crazy Mary Lincoln is Helen Hayes Awards Recommended! What an incredible honor it has been to be part of this phenomenal show, and what an accomplishment for Pallas Theatre Collective. This is the first show in their 7 years of existence to be given such an honor. We'll keep our fingers crossed for next May!
Happy Opening to Crazy Mary Lincoln! This beautiful story about our former first lady after her husbands' famous assassination will be playing 15 more times this month, so be sure to get your tickets here!
Revolutionary Gentleman at Infinity Stage was a huge success! With only three performances, this tale of love, loyalty and betrayal celebrated the life of Benedict Arnold and highlighted his famous treason during the Revolutionary War. Written and directed by Steven W. Rodgers, this show has been several years in the making, and has now had a very successful first run. We'll hopefully see it again soon!
What an honor it was to be part of the Kennedy Center Page to Stage Festival, bringing a piece of forgotten history to life. This staged reading of Crazy Mary Lincoln with the Pallas Theatre Collective will be returning in 2017 for a fully staged production in downtown DC. But for now, we say farewell to this former first lady. Until next year!
This just in! Redmonton is part of another festival this fall! The GO Independent Film Fest is happening September 9-11, with our screening on the 10, at the Angelika Theater at Union Market in DC! Please help support this project, it means so much to everyone who was involved in the making, and we'd love to see some local fans turn out!
My wonderful friend Madelyn Farris and I had the privilege to represent the two Mary's in Washington National Cathedral's Good Friday service, When It Was Evening. This was my second year participating, and it was every bit as humbling and beautiful this year. Moments like these remind me of why I do what I do. If you would like to watch the service, the link is available here.
Happy New Year! What a better way to start off the new year than with the opening of a show! St. Mark's Players' production of Sweeney Todd is now open, and tickets are selling fast! Visit stmarksplayers.org for tickets!
Madeleine has worked on four shows in the month of November! As a costumer, she has finished a contract with Washington National Opera stitching for the world premiere of Philip Glass' Appomattox, and is currently under contract with Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD, stitching for their production of A Year with Frog and Toad. As an actor, she is returning to the Burke Theatre for two performances of Swing Time - The Musical! before the Christmas holiday, and is in rehearsals for St. Mark's Players production of Sweeney Todd as Johanna Barker.
"Redmonton" is live! Check out the YouTube channel here to subscribe, so you don't miss any episodes! The premiere on the 26th was a blast, and a huge thank you is due to Angie Walls, creator and director of the series, for organizing such a wonderful event!
Madeleine is thrilled to be part of the demo recording of a new electronic musical, Your Family & Mine, by Robert Moorman and Nader Valian. All recordings are available now on Soundcloud!