Just wrapped part of an exciting project with this crazy cat over here 👆🏻 What a pleasure to work with a talented, warm and hilarious human on one of the coolest projects ever with the most talented crew. Not sure I’ve ever gotten this close with someone this fast.. You’ll see what I mean ;) .. Can’t wait for you guys to check it out. Oh… And be better @alcalderon 🙃
The Dramatists Guild Fund will welcome a slew of stars for their 2015 Gala next week! As previously announced, actor, musician and Emmy-nominated composer, Darren Criss will host and perform at DGF’s annual gala GREAT WRITERS THANK THEIR LUCKY STARS at Gotham Hall (1356 Broadway at 36th Street) on October 26 (cocktail reception at 6:30pm, dinner and celebration at 7:30pm).
Directed by Leigh Silverman (Violet, The Wild Party, Chinglish) with Music Direction by Charlie Rosen, the event features award-winning playwrights, lyricists and composers introducing the stars who brought their work to life on stage, including Stephen Schwartz, Kirsten Childs, Gretchen Cryer & Nancy Ford, Sheldon Harnick, Benj Pasek & Justin Paul, Laurence O’Keefe & Nell Benjamin, Steven Sater and Benjamin Scheuer.
Joining the evening’s lineup will be Karen Ziemba, performing “Old Friend” from GETTING MY ACT TOGETHER AND TAKING IT ON THE ROAD, in a tribute to DGF President Emeritus Gretchen Cryer, and SPRING AWAKENING’s Steven Sater will be honored by a performance including Christy Altomare, Gerard Canonico, Blake Daniel, Robert Hager, Brian Charles Johnson, Jose Llana, Frances Mercanti-Anthony, Ben Moss, Eryn Murman, Matt Shingledecker, Phoebe Strole, Jenna Ushkowitz and Remy Zaken.
Events in 2015 > 09-27 – ‘Spring Awakening’ Opening Night [+ 2]
Our previous host has sadly shut down so we had to find a new one. Because of that we had to change our url as well. For about 2 months or so jenna-ushkowitz.com will redirect you to jenna-ushkowitz.net, afterwards jenna-ushkowitz.com will be dead until someone new buys the domain. To make sure you won’t lose contact to us change your bookmarks to jenna-ushkowitz.net please :) Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@jushkowitznet) as well!
Events in 2015 > 08-20 – Backstage At ‘Hamilton’ On Broadway [+ 7]
Events in 2015 > 08-08 – Jason Derulo Headlines VH1 Save The Music Foundation’s “Hamptons Live” Benefit [+ 4]