Category Archives: Acting

News from NoHo SAC: Readers Theatre Enjoys 4th Performance

Congratulations to the NoHo Senior Arts Colony Readers Theatre company in North Hollywood, CA! They presented their performance of “Theatrical Disasters and Actors Flubs and Mishaps” to a delighted full house on June 16th in the Lounge. This was the 4th … Continue reading

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News from Long Beach Senior Artists Colony: Readers Theatre Company Concludes 5th Season

On June 15th, the Readers Theatre Company produced a special event that celebrated the conclusion of their 5th season at the Long Beach Senior Arts Colony. Under the direction of resident Barbara Fay, the 10-member cast performed, “It’s Always About … Continue reading

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News from North Hollywood Senior Arts Colony: Readers Theater Performance 6/16

~ Sara Debevic, Program Director   The Eisner Foundation       This exhibition is supported, in part, by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.     California Arts Council    

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News from Long Beach Senior Arts Colony: Reader’s Theatre Concludes 5th Season

“It’s Always About the Money, Honey” – A new two-act play, written by resident director Barbara Fay, will conclude the 5th season performed by our outstanding troupe of actors at LBSAC. The comedic play is about family, feuds, finances, and … Continue reading

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Movement Based Performance Art Class for Three EngAGE Communities

Here’s an example of the kind of creative programming our residents will enjoy in 2017. This is a shared class that is open to residents at North Hollywood Senior Arts Colony (NoHo SAC), Burbank Senior Artists Colony (BSAC), and the Piedmont … Continue reading

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News from the Jasmine: Holiday Comedy

At the Jasmine at Founders Village in Fountain Valley, CA, the Jasmine Comedy Group, led by Jo McLaughlin, did a phenomenal job performing holiday carols and hilarious skits for about 50 residents at the holiday party in December. ~ Meloney … Continue reading

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Profiles: Michael Caine

“Profiles” is a new EngAGE Blog category devoted to occasional posts about older people who have made a significant creative impact in our world. Today’s subject: MICHAEL CAINE      

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Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” As Never Seen Before

A reminder that “Still Dreaming,” produced by friends of EngAGE Hank Rogerson and Jilann Spitzmiller, is now available as a DVD or streaming rental! Visit their website to order this funny, dramatic, and sensitive documentary featuring retired Broadway entertainers living at The … Continue reading

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Los Angeles Town Halls: Cultural Equity & Inclusion Initiative

The first of 12 Town Halls for LA County’s Cultural Equity & Inclusion Initiative takes place on May 2nd in Torrance at 7 pm. Members of the general public are invited to join the conversation and share their comments, ideas and … Continue reading

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News from Long Beach Senior Arts Colony: Reader’s Theater

Reader’s Theater is led by a former stage manager and writer, and meets weekly to read short plays out loud to share the group’s passion for the Dramatic Arts and forge lasting friendships. “Life as We Live It” brought down … Continue reading

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