Memories 2001-2015  

 

With Brant Cotton as Joe Orton and Kenneth Halliwell in NASTY LITTLE SECRETS (LA Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, 2001) 

With Jo May in the world premiere of OSCAR AND SPERANZA, Washington, DC, 2001 (Helen Hayes nomination) 

With Jillian Crane, Brian McDonald and Connor Trinneer in Brecht's EDWARD II for Circle X at the Actors' Gang 

Guesting as Margaret Mead in my third turn in HAIR, 2001 

With Stephen Nichols in THE DEAD BOY 

As J. Edgar Hoover with Cheyanne Wilbur as Clyde Tolson in Donald Freed's AMERICAN ILIAD

With Chris Carmack, Jolie Jones, Julie Janney, and Monica McSwain as Tennessee Williams in LAMENT FOR THE MOTHS, 2002

Forever friends: Chris Carmack and me with Jolie Jones and Bejinos

With Matt Gottlieb in FEDUNN 

With Adam Browne in MASTURBATION: PUTTING THE FUN IN SELF-LOVING 

LAMENT FOR THE MOTHS opens the annual Tennessee Williams Literary Festival, New Orleans, 2003 

With Dakin Williams and Christopher Rice at Tenn Fest, N'awlins

Maggie Eldred and me as Leona and Quentin in SMALL CRAFT WARNINGS, traveling from NOLA to LA (LA Weekly Best Actor nomination)

Charles Mee's SUMMERTIME, Boston Court Performing Arts Center, 2004 

With Liz Davies and Chris Carmack in the weekly serial THE STRIP at The evidEnce Room 

With Dawn Wells, Gordon Davidson, Harry Groener, and Terri Roberts at the LADCC Awards, 2004 

Strawberry Fields, Central Park, NYC, 2005 

Theatre royalty: with Kathleen Chalfant and Frances Lee McCain, Berkeley Rep, 2005 

Cheswick in ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST, Rubicon, Ventura, 2006 

With Susan Priver as Ftatateetah and her mistress in Shaw's CAESAR AND CLEOPATRA 

With me best bud Penny Stallings, the late-great "Creole Beethoven" Wardell Quezergue, Susana Styron, Lila Larson, Jordan Hirsch; New Orleans, 2007 

With Peter Musante, 2007 

With Peter for his Blue Man debut in Orlando, Fla 

As Shelley Levine, 2007 

As the Witch of Capri opposite Karen Kondazian in THE MILK TRAIN DOESN'T STOP HERE ANYMORE 

With my late-great cousin Gregg Nybo, Las Vegas, 2007 

Bringing MILK TRAIN to the Tennessee Williams Literary Fest, New Orleans, 2008 (with Karen Kondazian, Marshall Harris, Jenny Sullivan, and Stephanie Zimbalist)

 

Jerry Turner's film version of my play SURPRISE SURPRISE is released, 2010! 

With John Brotherton, Luke Eberl, Deborah Shelton, Mary Jo Catlett, and director Jerry Turner 

 

With Michael Dunn in the spaghetti western musical STRANGER 

As Dr. Van Helsing in DRACULA: HOUSE OF BESARAB, 2010 

Visits to BESARAB from Dawn Wells... 

...and my sorely missed pal Annette Cardona 

From the documentary JOBRIATH A.D., 2011 

MONSTROSITY with Zoe Perry, playwright Dan Duling, Grace Zabriskie, director Tony Abatemarco

With Robert Keasler in Steve Julian's ALTARCATIONS, 2012 

Sage Award for Best Ensemble Cast, 2013 

And, oh my. In 2013, look what happened to me:  "To Ganymede, an eagle flew..."

With Salome Jens and the late-great Leon Katz 

In Aaron Posner's STUPID FUCKING BIRD; Boston Court, 2014 (LADCC and Ovation Award Best Production of 2014 ) 

With my "daughter," Tessa Thompson 

As Mr. Poulos in TELL MR. POULOS, 2015 

With my dear friend Frances Fisher 

The amazing Q visits from Austria, 2015