My Latest Article “Producing with a Passion” Published in “Life After 50” Magazine

My latest article! “Producing with a Passion”, published in July, 2014 “Life After 50” Magazine. Check it out!!

San Diego Musical Theatre‘s Producers/Executive Directors Erin and Gary Lewis are featured this month in July’s “Life After 50” Magazine!

Article link here page 32: 


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San Diego Musical Theatre Producers/Executive Directors Erin and Gary Lewis 

ACT San Diego Presents “Annie Jr.”, July 18-27 at the Lyceum Theatre




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 Leapin’ Lizards!
Actors Conservatory Theatre (ACT- San Diego, is proud to present the musical “Annie Jr.”, July 18-27, 2014 at the Lyceum Theatre, 79 Horton Plaza, San Diego, CA 92101.

ACT-San Diego’s production comes to life through a promising local cast of rising young stars led by veteran actor/director Bernard Baldan with vocal direction by Tim McKnight, choreography by Athena Espinoza & Stage Management by Mandy Wirt.

There are two casts (white & red) alternating roles.

Music by Charles Strouse. Lyrics by Martin Charnin and Book by Thomas Meehan. Based on Little Orphan Annie by permission of The Media Tribune Services, Inc.

This program is funded in part by Horton Plaza Theatre Foundation, an organization funded by the City of San Diego Special Promotion Programs.

Tickets on sale now!!
Lyceum Box Office: 619-544-1000.
Need more info? ACT San Diego: 858-777-9899.

Annie Jr. is based on the popular comic strip Little Orphan Annie, which tells the story of a spunky Depression-era orphan determined to find her parents, who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City Orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hannigan’s evil machinations, befriends President Franklin Roosevelt and finds a new family in billionaire Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary Grace Farrell and a lovable mutt named Sandy. Its upbeat plot and flamboyant characters have made Annie one of the most beloved musicals in history.

ABOUT THE COMPANY : Actors’ Conservatory Theatre (ACT – San Diego) is a nonprofit youth theatre company whose mission is to provide educational & artistic opportunities for young artists to perform, act, and learn the art of stagecraft in a highly professional environment. ACT – San Diego produces youth theatre productions of the highest quality with a production staff led by professional directors, choreographers & technicians. Email: Info: 858-777-9899.

Tickets $15; (Groups of 10 or more: $13)!

Note: There are two fabulous casts!

Dates for each cast are as follows:
Friday 07/18/2014 at 7:30 PM (Red Cast)

Saturday 07/19/2014 at 2 PM (Red Cast) and 7:00 PM (White Cast)

Sunday 07/20/2014 at 2 PM (White Cast) and 7:00 PM (Red Cast)

Thursday 07/24/2014 at 7:30 PM (Red Cast)

Friday 07/25/2014 at 7:30 PM (White Cast)

Saturday 07/26/2014 at 2 PM (White Cast) and 7:00
PM (Red Cast)

Sunday 07/27/2014 at 2 PM (White Cast) 






San Diego Musical Theatre: Info on “Next to Normal”

Next up at San Diego Musical Theatre: Pulitzer-Prize Winner: “Next to Normal”, September 27-October 12, 2014 at the North Park Theatre in San Diego.  Directed by Nick DeGruccio, with Musical Direction by Don LeMaster. Starring Bets Malone (Diana), Robert Townsend (Dan) and Eddie Egan (Gabe). or 858-560-5740.

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