A KATE McLEOD, E.L DOCTOROW, KEN BURNS' STORY

A Kate McLeod, E.L. Doctorow, Ken Burns Story by Kate McLeod —–   When I was with Time Magazine, I was doing a special section on the Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island anniversary. I wrote to E.L. Doctorow and a few other luminaries and finally asked E. L. (Edgar) to write the piece for me.  …

KATE McLEOD's "PASSING" in STUYVESANT'S LANDING, NY

Kate McLeod’s short play, Passing, takes us back 150 years to the mourning, love, resiliency, and community of the town of Stuyvesant, New York as its citizens await the passing of Lincoln’s funeral train. Theodore, whose young son Elijah is overexcited about a train that’s coming, has lost his older son on the battlefield. Isabelle,…

KATE McLEOD's "PASSING" in STUYVESANT'S LANDING, NY

Kate McLeod’s short play, Passing, takes us back 150 years to the mourning, love, resiliency, and community of the town of Stuyvesant, New York as its citizens await the passing of Lincoln’s funeral train. Theodore, whose young son Elijah is overexcited about a train that’s coming, has lost his older son on the battlefield. Isabelle,…

JOIN AWoW on WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26, 7PM: "ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' SHOWCASE at THE CELL."

Join Artists Without Walls for its next Showcase at The Cell Theatre on Wed.,  March 26, 7pm. A great night is planned including, Comedian Maeve Higgins, singer/songwriter Warren Malone, playwright Brendan Connellan, singer/songwriter Salina Sias, performing together will be poet Connie Roberts, Niamh Hyland and uilleann piper Jerry O’Sullivan, playwright/author Kate McLeod, writer Billy Barrett,  and…

COMING UP, THURSDAY, 12/19/13, ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' SHOWCASE at THE CELL THEATER

“Brilliant! Somehow egos are left at the door and you sit there absorbing these wonderful performances. And by the end of the evening you find yourself connected to your soul.” Ray Lindie commenting after a recent Artists Without Walls’ Showcase    ———- And this Thursday night’s Showcase promises to be equally absorbing.   Jose Roldan…

ARTISTS WITHOUT WALLS' MEMBERS on the TOWN: WEEK of 9/29

Brendan Connellan’s play KILL THE BID! will have its final performance today, Sunday, at 3pm. at Theatre Row, 410 West 42nd Street. Tickets are $21.25 (including Theatre Restoration fee) but AWoW members and friends can go to  www.broadwayoffers.com and punch in the code TRAWOW and pay  $18.25in the box. Phone 212-239 6200 or 800-432 7250.            Artists Without…

"SPOTLIGHT ON" PLAYWRIGHT KATE McLEOD

  Who is Kate McLeod?   I grew up in a small town in southeastern Massachusetts and lost my father, who I adored, at age nine.  Post loss-of-parent, I spent considerable energy rebelling against my catholic/catholic boarding school life—shortening my uniform skirt to unacceptable lengths, smoking, running away from school, and drinking beer.  My other…

TONIGHT, BECOME PART OF AWoW's SHOWCASE AT THE CELL THEATER

Join us tonight at The Cell Theatre, 338 W. 23rd St. in NYC for an Artists Without Walls’ Showcase, a great evening of music, theater and readings. A number of the presenters who appeared at AWoW’s Showcase at Lehman College last week, including, singer/songwriter Honor Finnegan, violinist/fiddler Annette Homann, and the trio of Koro, Owen and…