My latest play titled “Be Happy Be Mormon” will premiere at the highly acclaimed Theatre Row in the heart of the New York City theatre district on 42nd Street. The talented Emma Hassett, an alumna from the prestigious Cornish College of the Arts is the Director. I’m elated beyond words!
September 24th (Wed) 2014 @ 7:30pm
410 West 42nd Street, New York City
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Interview with Kimball Allen
by Heather Beasley
Kimball Allen’s theatrical work to date is a mix of deeply personal confession and performance art. When mistakes on his career path landed him in prison, he began keeping a journal as part of his self-rehabilitation. Although his formal education had not exposed him previously to performance studies or theatre history, he felt drawn to theatre as the best art form in which to tell his story. His self-produced first play, “Secrets of a Gay Mormon Felon,” was first staged in Kansas City. His performances have since led him deeper into his encounters with live theatre, as he generates new work that explores controversial topics and taboos within his former religion and his personal life.
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I share this newsworthy family press release with my boyfriend. As I read my nephew’s full name, he stops me midsentence and without missing a beat air banjos a toe tappin Appalachian folk tune. He channels a spot on reenactment of the hillbilly boy from the Jon Voight-Burt Reynolds-Ned Beatty fictional thriller…“Deliverance
Drugs and Grandparents
The Moth Seattle – True Stories Told Live
A 9 year old Kimball Allen learns that his Mormon (LDS) Grandparents like to do drugs…Diet Coke! The story was told on 1/23/2014 at the Roy Street Coffee House in Seattle Washington for a MothUp storytelling event called Fresh Ground Stories.
Here’s an excerpt:
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Posted on December 5, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Angelo Delsenno and the Empty Sky performed a three minute acoustic version of their song titled “Court of Fools.” Angelo then joined Margaret on the couch to talk about the band’s new EP and launch party this weekend.