Our final post
I'm now able to offer the complete performance of our final 13in13 show, SOLOS, for your enjoyment. Please feel free to share it with those who may have missed this... Read more
And that's it!
The year and the project is over. Solos closing night and event #13 was a tremendous success, everything I hoped for, even a good-sized and with-it audience. Band, actors, tech... Read more
And it's tonight!
This is it, my friends, opening night for the final 13in13 event. Solos runs tonight, Saturday, Sunday and Monday (tickets are still available -- there must still be people out... Read more
Solos: And then plans changed ...
Because you are always the first to hear about 13in13 news, I wanted to let you know that because of an unfortunate series of events I'm going to... Read more
Show time and specials
Hi dear Kicksters.
Two weeks until the opening of Solos, and I'm very excited. We've arranged some special treats for audience members during the run of the play (Sept 20-23):... Read more
Solos update and more ...
Local theater legend Paul Castaneda directing; the dynamic Michael Sapp, who the Orlando Sentinel called "a force of nature", as "Blue" Miller; theater, television and film actor Kareen Kennedy as... Read more
Up to dating ...
So much for worrying about filling the room. Last night was nicely packed at Downtown Credo for A Slow Ride, and tonight we're bringing in extra seats. Sunday and Monday... Read more
Friday is the first performance of "A Slow Ride", running from the 19th-22nd: this will be the first audience to see this story told on a stage --... Read more
The project gets bigger and bigger
13in13 event #7, the Heather Friedman supper club at Hannibal's, is sold out! We're really looking forward to a great evening of food and jazz, and seeing all... Read more
Happy almost-summer at 13in13
We just had our second table read for "A Slow Ride" (event #8) and I am so very happy about our choice of cast. This will be an... Read more
Shows are fast approaching!
Hi, all. Happy Fringe for those participating and audience...ing.
Our cast is complete for "A Slow Ride" -- Jac LeDoux as Jez, Wendy Starkand as Sue and Kate Lockwood playing... Read more
As luck would have it, my search for a director for "A Slow Ride" is going ... slowly (how appropriate), so we've shifted the performance to July 19-22... Read more
You may think nothing is happening ...
... but the 13in13 machinery ticks on!
Whew, what a hectic ten days. Four events, two concerts - reading, UCF workshop, and performances by Brian Groder and Tonino Miano at... Read more
Still spinning ...
Great reading on Wednesday; thanks to the 35+ people who joined us at the University Club of Winter Park (great venue, btw). Videos of Jennifer's reading from her novel and... Read more
Our jazz week
On top of writing new material for our reading on March 27th, I'm preparing for the trifecta of jazz happening the following week, and I wanted to share... Read more
On to our next event ...
First of all, the workshop at Downtown Credo was really nice. I expected artists who had specific projects they wanted to promote in the world (the workshop was about attracting... Read more
And now, on to event #2!
Thank you to everyone who came out to the Big Easy Express screening. The movie, so full of the joy of creating, was the perfect way to start our year,... Read more
A Big Easy clarification ...
Those of you who may have ordered Big Easy Express tickets from Gathr instead of Kickstarter will already have tickets; the ones we have on our possession are the rewards... Read more
And we're done!
As of 8:34 this morning, the 13in13 Kickstarter campaign is over! I am so very grateful to every one of you for believing in what we're doing and participating so... Read more
Nail-biting time approacheth ...
Slightly less than 5 days from now, the Kickstarter portion of our program will be over -- and I can't really say I'll miss it, but it's an interesting experience.... Read more
Closing in ...
Great session(s) on Good Day Orlando today, the astounding Heather Friedman singing her heart out at 8am, the video of the first segment (the second one was better) is on... Read more
And we're on
Did you know that Orlando has the most performing artists per capita in the country? This is the talent pool I get to choose from for 13in13.
TV is set... Read more
A day in holding
Somebody asked me yesterday about what we would do if our backing actually went over the goal. The way Kickstarter works, the campaign doesn't shut down when goal is met,... Read more
14 days and counting
Okay, now it's getting really interesting. The 13in13 Kickstarter campaign just hit 68% with 14 days to go, with much thanks to you, our kind collaborators. Thomas Thorspecken will be... Read more
It's getting exciting!
It's been 11 days since we launched this crazy idea (I say this because someone just told me on the phone "Good luck with your crazy idea.") and I'm amazed... Read more
Progress so far
Five days in and we're at 35%, a tremendous number. I'm excited about working with so many great creatives - 45 artists in all, writers, actors, musicians - and can't... Read more
Because everyone's amazing burst of energy and enthusiasm, we're now at 27% of our goal with 27 days to go (I love the symmetry). Apparently, Kickstarter stats say that 9... Read more