So incredibly excited about Dead Shot Mary , based on the phenomenal true story of Mary Shanley one of the first women to make first grade detective in the NYPD during the 1930s! The solo show written by Robert K. Benson and directed by Stephen Kaliski will be returning to the NYC stage this fall, running September 9th- October 15th at The Bridge Theatre. Purchase tickets here and check out the snazzy Dead Shot Mary Website while you are at it. Watch the teaser below, too!
I had a wonderful time filming a parody of Adele’s “Send My Love to Your New Lover” with my friends at Barely Productions. Click here for the video, behind the scenes and comments!
I also just got done filming a scene for a great new series in development written by and starring one of my talented besties, Jenson Smith. I also had the extreme pleasure of working with the hilarious Quincy Dunn Baker and the legendary Carolyn Mignini.
And the biggest news is: I’ll be doing my solo show again, now titled Dead Shot Mary this fall for 6 weeks! Stay tuned for more on that!
Winter has been busy with lots of auditions and some exciting “in the mix ” moments for various high profile TV and Film projects. Also, involved in shooting 4 more scenes for Nick & Nicky where I play sour puss Barbara. My episode of the fun Real Mommy Confessions aired, watch it here. And my episode of Momsters on ID Discovery was also on the airwaves, click here to view. Next week I will be performing in a reading of We Will Rise by Lori Mannette.
It has been a busy fall! With tons of auditions, making plans for the next steps for Undercover: The Mary Shanley Story and featuring on a few forthcoming episodes of 2 different web series and a role in a short film. I also was lucky enough to reprise the role of “Adele” in a fantastic parody of “Hello” made by my friends at Barely Productions. Click here to check out the video and watch the hilarious Behind the Scenes video here. Billboard also listed this as one of the top 5 “Hello” Parodies, read the full article here. Next week I’ll be reading a role in a fabulous new play written by Morgan Gould as part of the Target Margin Institute for Collaborative Theater Making. And just for funsies, here is a picture of me on set as Adele.
I performed my solo show at Under St. Marks August 6, 7, 8 to sold out houses, high acclaim, and resounding positive feedback. Friends and colleagues seemed adamant that Mary’s story is one that needs to be told. We definitely plan to bring the show back for a longer run in NYC and also hopefully do some touring. A few pictures are below. To find out more about the production and the people involved, click here. Stay tuned for more photos and video clips coming soon! Photos by Isaiah Tanenbaum.
I had a great time shooting with Trajectory Films for their upcoming short Hide the Sausage. I play the fabulous Joe D’Onofrio’s parole officer, pictured below.
I also filmed a tiny but fun role in Future ’38 a feature length indie film starring Betty Gilpin and Nick Westrate. I also had the extreme pleasure of meeting and working with the legendary Madison Arnold, pictured below.
In late June I also starred rehearsing my one woman show, Undercover: The Mary Shanley Story– for more info about that please click here.
I achieved an acting milestone by having my first onscreen child whilst shooting Momstersfor Discovery ID a few weeks ago. Check out my “daughter”, Adison Eisenberg’s, fierce list of credits here! Episode should air later this fall!
I had such a great time on set for the fantastically hilarious show, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt in October. It is now streaming on Netflix and you can see me as “Vicki” in Episode 9. Click here to watch my scene. Here are some fun screenshots!