"Lowe creates a richly detailed central character… Lowe’s Gwen conveys the jittery unease of a woman fighting to resist the seduction of her old friend alcohol, as well as the defensiveness of a woman who feels judged by others – and by herself."
Christine Dolen, Miami Herald
Opening week approaches! Here's the trailer for "The Belle of Amherst", May 18-June 5, Palm Beach Dramaworks
Watch the Trailer here: "The Belle of Amherst" Trailer - Palm Beach Dramaworks - YouTube
Absolutely thrilled to begin rehearsals for this production and share it with a LIVE audience!!! Come be my scene partner!
May 18-June 5 / Tickets at:
A really great shoot with an exceptional director! Looking forward to seeing Tim Orange II's finished edits on this episode of "Criblore".
The accolades keep pouring in for this one. So proud to be a part of this beautiful piece and elated for the success it's receiving.
Great fun opening "Deathtrap" at Ocean Reef. The audience loved all the twists and turns and we especially enjoyed the collective audible gasps from them!
Not only was "The Only Good Thing" a Quarter Finalist in the New York International Film Awards, it was the WINNER of The Top Shorts Film Festival! So proud to have worked on this film with the amazing director, Carlos Rivera Fernandez!
Thank you, Florida Theater on Stage, for including the film of "The Belle of Amherst" on your Best of 2021 list!
Trailer for "The Only Good Thing" is out. Such a beautiful script. Proud to be a part of this lovely indie!
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Carlos Riviera Fernandez wrote a beautiful script and it was such a joy to work on it with the lovely Camila Fernandez.
This was special... not only a lovely script, but they gave me straight hair and I was able to use a COMB! (A big novelty for this curly-haired woman).
Not sure I could've had a better time with this fun script! (Spoiler: the diamond was a fake)
Back on set! A fun shoot with this little pro.
Doing my best "Wonder Woman" pose on set during filming. Here's my lovely "temp family".
She'll be back! Thrilled to bring Emily back next spring in Palm Beach. I can't wait to share the story of this iconic poet with live audiences!
Here are some lovely interviews I did for the filmed co-production of “Belle of Amherst”, a short ad for the film, and a follow-up article about its wonderful success:
Lots of press and interviews in anticipation of the April 2-6 stream for the filmed production of "The Belle of Amherst". Tickets available at: palmbeachdramaworks.org / 561-514-4042
What an honor to tell the story and speak the specatucular words of this vibrant, funny, and brilliant woman. Very grateful to Actors Playhouse and Palm Beach Dramaworks for entrusting me with their first filmed co-production. Streaming April 2-6.
UPDATE: For The WSJ rave and other wonderful reviews, please see Gallery/Press
I had so much fun reminiscing with our director, Lee Roy Reams, and our casting director, Sherie Seff, for Richard Skipper Celebrates about the late great Madeline Kahn and her amazing performance in our production of “Hello Dolly”. A wonderful, generous woman whose talent was unmatchable!
Looking forward to being interviewed by Artistic Director William Hayes, on Dramalogue: Talking Theatre at the end of the month! Here's an article on the great line-up of interviews.
I am so honored to be playing Miep Gies, one of the courageous individuals who risked their lives hiding the Frank family, in the upcoming live-stream reading of the world premier play “The People Downstairs”. The full production, originally slated for January 2020, is scheduled at Palm Beach Dramaworks, as soon as audience and cast can all return safely to live theatre! Here's a write-up about the process.
Here’s an interview about the upcoming Zoom reading of the original play, “The People Downstairs”: