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Life in the Cancer Lane Actor Spotlight: Larissa Brewington

7 Oct

larissa-brewingtonBorn in Pennsylvania, Larissa is an actress and a playwright who has performed at the Arizona Women’s Theater’s Pandora Festival, which featured several of her works, including What You Don’t Know and Tie the Knot.

A veteran of The Herberger’s Lunch Time Theater, she’s performed in An Evening with Harriet Tubman, Into the Blue with Bessie Coleman, Frederick & Ida, The League, and Har-Lem-Ren. In May she appeared in The Journey: Living Cancer Out Loud by the Coalition of Blacks Against Breast Cancer.

Larissa is thrilled and honored to be cast again in Life in the Cancer Lane.

LAUGH. CRY. CHEER … and leave TRANSFORMED!

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Herberger Theater Center-Stage West, 222 E. Monroe, Phoenix, AZ 85004

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[MATINEE] [EVENING] [SURVIVOR COMPS]

**Use links to order tickets online or call (602) 252-8497**

2:00 pm Performance
$40.00-$60.00

7:30 pm Performance (reception at 6:30 pm)
$60.00-$80.00

Special thanks to our Diamond and Platinum Sponsors:

Herberger Theater Center, Kimpton Hotels & The Westchester Chapter of The Links, Inc., the Watson Family, Leslie M. Gray, Jemina Bernard, Cox Communications & Advocate Health Care

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Life in the Cancer Lane Actor Spotlight: Yolanda London

6 Oct

Yolanda_London_HeadshotYolanda has performed across Arizona and her Phoenix credits include: Rent, Avenue Q and Hairspray with Phoenix Theatre; This and Hunter Gatherers with Actors Theatre of Phoenix; Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill with Black Theatre Troupe, and Aida with Phoenix Metropolitan Opera.

Regional credits include Around the World in 80 Days with Arizona Theatre Company, and most recently in Charlotte’s Web with Childsplay. Yolanda has been a member of the acting ensemble and a teaching artist at Childsplay for the past 11 years. She is thrilled to be a part of Life in the Cancer Lane.

LAUGH. CRY. CHEER … and leave TRANSFORMED!

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Herberger Theater Center-Stage West, 222 E. Monroe, Phoenix, AZ 85004

HerbergerBldg

[MATINEE TICKETS] [EVENING TICKETS] [SURVIVOR COMPS]

**Use links to order tickets online or call (602) 252-8497**

2:00 pm Performance
$40.00-$60.00

7:30 pm Performance (reception at 6:30 pm)
$60.00-$80.00

Special thanks to our Diamond and Platinum Sponsors:

Herberger Theater Center, Kimpton Hotels & The Westchester Chapter of The Links, Inc., the Watson Family, Leslie M. Gray, Jemina Bernard, Cox Communications & Advocate Health Care

[DONATE]

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Benefit Play for Breast Cancer Returns to the Valley This October

11 Sep
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Inquiries and Press Credentials: Contact LaTricia Woods, (480) 374-1908

New Production Features Hollywood Actress in a New Venue

Life-in-the-Cancer-LanePhoenix, Ariz. – September 10, 2014 – Back by popular demand, “Life in the Cancer Lane,” will be staged as a fundraiser during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  The hit play, written by the late Barbra Watson-Riley, has returned for its second run, and this year, award-winning actress Valarie Pettiford (“Stomp the Yard,” “Why Did I Get Married Too,” and “Half & Half”) has been added to the cast. A matinee and evening performance will take place at the Herberger Theater Center-Stage West on Saturday, Oct. 18, at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Continue reading

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