The Roxy theatre burned down yesterday.

My play Body Language was done there, during NextFest, in 2000. It was directed by Amy DeFelice, who has since been nominated for five Sterling Awards, and directed Take a Bite for me.  In it were Aaron Talbot, who’s now the Communications Coordinator at Theatre Alberta.  And Shannon Blanchett, who’s in New York City this minute. And AdamContinue reading “The Roxy theatre burned down yesterday.”

The day a dozen firemen rescued me!

Sort of. Once again, we can thank Twitter: Now they're coming back down Shaw, sirens off. Best false alarm ever? — Sharilyn Johnson (@thirdbeat) July 10, 2013 @thirdbeat I have a long story about how I got a dozen firemen to come to my office once. Great day. May have to blog it… — HeatherContinue reading “The day a dozen firemen rescued me!”

Peep Show TODAY

So today is the day. Come to Skirts Afire and hear a snippet of my play Marathon/Sprint and four other wonderful shows at Alberta Avenue Community League today at 2 pm! Admission by donation — tell everyone you know, and see you there! And for a bit of extra fun, check out Theatre Alberta’s veryContinue reading “Peep Show TODAY”

More Skirts today – Peep Show tomorrow! Spring AHEAD.

So Skirts Afire is now in full swing — more events today, all afternoon and evening! Because it’s always tricky — tomorrow everything and everyone jumps ahead one hour, so to catch Peep Show, be sure to be at The Alberta Avenue Community League by 2 pm Daylight Savings Time tomorrow, Sunday, March 10. AndContinue reading “More Skirts today – Peep Show tomorrow! Spring AHEAD.”

Next weekend – my skirt catches fire! Metaphorically.

Next week, starting March 7, 2013, is Skirts Afire on Alberta Avenue! And on the final day, March 10, will be Peep Show – 5 scenes from 5 never-before-seen plays, and mine is one of them. Come hear a snippet of Marathon/Sprint!