Join me in July for a concert presentation of PATRA, a new opera, and fully improvised musicals at Florida Studio Theatre and Venice Theatre.
It was a delight to appear once more on the Venice Theatre MainStage for the American Association of Community Theatre’s World Festival. Part of the opening number, I joined twenty-five other performers as we kicked off the week-long celebration of theater from around the world. Watch this video for a behind-the-scenes look at all the fun! For more information about AACT World Fest, visit the Venice Theatre website […]
Join me at Venice Theatre from March 15 – April 8, 2018 where I’ll be playing Titania, Queen of the Fairies, in one of Shakespeare’s most loved comedies, “Midsummer Night’s Dream”. Jay Handelman, Arts Editor of the Sarasota Herald Tribune called our production “colorful and inventive” and goes onto say, “they create a sense of adventure and playfulness that perfectly suits the play”. […]
Next up, I’ll be appearing at the Venice Theatre alongside dashing actor/tenor Matthew Ryder in “Songs to Sweep You off Your Feet”. Matthew is relatively new to the area. I met him while we were both singing at a benefit for the Community AIDS Network. From the moment I heard his voice and saw his talents onstage, I knew I wanted to collaborate […]
Sorting through 20 years of diary entries can be daunting. It can also be hilarious, insightful, and hard-to-face. But, that is exactly what I am doing in the name of my upcoming cabaret, Secrets & Sequins at the Venice Theatre on July 11 and 16. I started writing in 1994 and I never stopped. When I began, I was quite prolific, recording […]
Join me on July 11th and July 16th in the Pinkerton Stage at the Venice Theatre for my cabaret, “Secrets and Sequins with Kathryn Parks.” After keeping a diary for over 20 years, I’ll share all – from the story behind my first kiss to all the drama of life on the stage, and finally, finding love and making a home for myself […]
“Let’s do an all new show,” I said to my Vocal Vixens cohorts, Lyn and Hannah. It was after our huge, sell out performance in May at the Peterson Room of the Sarasota Opera House where we’d been blown away by the turn out. Not even two weeks later, we got word we were booked for the Venice Theatre 2014 Summer Cabaret Festival! I […]