MOVING ARTS PRESENTS THE JOINT WORLD PREMIERE OF

BLISS (or Emily Post is Dead!)

By Jami Brandli

Directed by Darin Anthony

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IT’S 1960 IN NORTH ORANGE, NJ. CLYTEMNESTRA AND MEDEA ARE NOW HOUSEWIVES WITH A PILL ADDICTION, AND ANTIGONE IS THE TEENAGE GIRL NEXT DOOR WHO IS IN LOVE WITH A BLACK BOY from school. ON THE SURFACE, THEY’RE SEEMINGLY BLISSFUL TO FOLLOW THE “RULES” OF EMILY POST, THE AMERICAN AUTHOR FAMOUS FOR WRITING ON ETIQUETTE. But THE STATUS QUO IS IRREVERSIBLY CHANGED WHEN CASSANDRA, A BLACK WORKING GIRL, MOVES INTO THEIR NEIGHBORHOOD AND ALL ROUTINES ARE INTERRUPTED. 

CASSANDRA arrives DETERMINED TO FINALLY BREAK THE CURSE OF APOLLO, THE EGOTISTICAL GOD WHO GAVE HER THIS “GIFT” OF PROPHECY BUT MADE IT SO NO ONE WOULD EVER BELIEVE HER. CAN CASSANDRA CONVINCE THEse desperate housewives THEY NOW HAVE A CHOICE IN THIS MODERN ERA? THAT THEY DON’T HAVE TO LIVE A DOOMED EXISTENCE? CAN ALL FOUR WOMEN ESCAPE THEIR ONGOING FATE? 


FEATURING:

CLEMENTINE - ANN NOBLE

MADDY - JACQUELINE MISAYE

ANTONIA - BECCA GORDON

CASSANDRA - JASMINE ST. CLAIR

APOLLO/DR. SMITH - ANDREW CARTER


CECE TIO - PRODUCER
CHUMA GAULT - ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
AMANDA KNEHANS - SET DESIGN
EBONY MADRY - LIGHTING DESIGN
GABRIEAL GRIEGO - SOUND DESIGN
ALLISON DILLARD - COSTUME DESIGN
JACKIE HARTENFELS - PROPS DESIGNER
BETH SCORZATO - TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/PRODUCTION MANAGER
RAUL STAGGS - CASTING DIRECTOR
DEMAND PR - PUBLICIST



Performing November 3rd - December 2nd

Previews November 1st & 2nd at 8pm

at the Atwater Village Theatre 3269 Casitas Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90039

Go to Moving Arts for more Information

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Ernst Richter's Patented Inescapable Gripzange Hold

This hilarious and poignant short film was created as part of the 48 Hour Film Project Los Angeles. Written by Caden Douglas & Michael Lomenda. Directed by Erik Hinrichson. featuring Andrew Carter, Roni Geva, & Tacey Adams.

48 Hour Film Project Los Angeles: Best Of Screening: Sunday September 9, 7pm at Chinese Theatres 6. Tickets HERE.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Red Carpet 4:00-5:00pm
'Best Of' Screening: 5:00-8:15
Award's Ceremony: 8:15-8:45
Red Carpet After Ceremony Pics 8:45-9:15

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Off the Menu

This delicious romantic comedy from director Jay silverman features a terrific cast including Dania Ramirez, Santino Fontana, Maria COnchita Alonso, Mackenzie Moss, and Andrew Carter.

 

Now available on HBO, HBO GO, iTunes, Amazon, and most On-Demand platforms

Off the Menu is a romantic comedy starring Dania Ramirez and Santino Fontana about an unlikely heir to a fast food fortune, who goes cuisine hunting for the next culinary big thing and finds himself in a small dusty town where foodies come from all over to salivate over the authentic dishes of a feisty female chef.


Die Mommie Die!

Celebration Theatre & Center Theatre Group 

Now running from May 10 - 20 at the Kirk Douglas Theatre in Los Angeles. Tickets available here.

Trapped in a hateful marriage with sleazy film producer Sol (Pat Towne) and desperate to find happiness with her gorgeous young lover Tony (Andrew Carter), aging Hollywood star Angela Arden (Drew Droege) plots to murder her husband. But when her children discover what she's done, they decide to take revenge! An epic comedy with an old Hollywood flair!