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Congratulations to Rene Syler

BIG CONGRATS to the fabulous mom/author/blogger/tv personality Rene Syler, aka GOOD ENOUGH MOTHER, for receiving the first annual Motherhood Out Loud Award, given to a mom whose tell it like it is voice/words moves, supports, inspires others. Give a watch here.

Rachel Siegel on Motherhood ‘Making our way through the vast ocean’

Rachel Siegel is one of the actors performing in Motherhood Out Loud on March 28 + 29 at the Unicorn Theatre in Stockbridge, presented as a benefit for WAM Theatre and the Berkshire Festival of Women Writers. Below is a beautiful and honest blog post Rachel wrote about her own experience with Motherhood. The moment my first […]

A Coupla Jewish Writers Talk Theater, Drinking and Escaping the Midwest

By Joshua Furst Over the past 15 years or so, Brooke Berman has built a reputation as one of the funniest and most emotionally honest playwrights of her generation. Her often autobiographical work includes “Hunting and Gathering,” which received a celebrated production at Primary Stages in 2008, as well as “Smashing,” “Until We Find Each Other,” and […]

Dear Girls: On Half a Lifetime Without My Mother

By Claire Bidwell Smith Dear Girls, This week marks 18 years since my mother died. Exactly half my life ago. Every day after January 24th, 2014 will mean that I have been alive longer without her, than with her. My mother, my beautiful, glowing mother. It seems impossible that she’s been gone for so long. […]

November 2013 Later Mom Profile: Brooke Berman

NAME:  Brooke Berman AGE:  44 RELATIONSHIP STATUS:  Married RESIDENCE:   New York City CHILD’S NAME/AGE: Benjamin, almost 3 I’m primarily a playwright and screenwriter. I’ve recently made my directorial debut with the short film UGGS FOR GAZA, based on a story by my husband Gordon Haber.  Currently the film is in “post” — which means, we’re […]

Art Matters|Santa Fe Brings Full House to Casweck Galleries and Full Donation Bin to the Food Depot

Art Matters|Santa Fe at Casweck Galleries means more than just visual art. After the huge success of “Motherhood Out Loud” staged reading, Casweck Galleries will follow with Brant Kingman who will talk about Dream scape and Inspiration while continuing to support the needy with donations for the Food Depot. Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) October 23, […]

Motherhood Out Loud extended at the Avenue Theater!

Joan Stein, Tony-Winning Producer, Dies at 59

by Mike Barnes, The Hollywood Reporter She partnered with Steve Martin on “Picasso at the Lapin Agile” and in a television production company. Joan Stein, a Tony Award winner who produced dozens of plays on both coasts and partnered with Steve Martin in a television company, died Friday of appendix cancer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los […]


Friends for Life? Wait Till Kids Enter the Picture

By Judith Warner, The New York Times NOTHING can sink a friendship like differences over parenting. Sometimes the areas of disagreement are stark and dramatic, leading to blowups and out-and-out breaks. Most of the time they’re subtle and unstated, a matter of dark looks and long-simmering resentments, that erode, rather than rupture, formerly close relationships. […]