Monday, February 25, 2013

Sarah Shahinian performs at the Oscars!

Active's Associate Artistic Director, Sarah Shahinian, performed alongside Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Russell Crowe and more, with the movie cast of LES MISÉRABLES on stage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards this past Sunday, in a special tribute to movie musicals of the past decade!

The performance of "One Day More" included an ensemble of 24 alumni from previous stage productions of the hit musical, including The West End, Broadway, Hollywood Bowl, and movie ensemble. Sarah was an original cast member of the 25th Anniversary Tour.

Get some insider information about what the process was like here on!

Monday, February 4, 2013

Heather Lee Harper in BLOOD PRIVILEGE

Active's own Heather Lee Harper will be performing in the World Premiere of a new play called BLOOD PRIVILEGE!

The most powerful woman in Eastern Europe pursues beauty at any cost. But even the "Bloody Countess" can't stop the onslaught of the years and the social and political chaos that is enveloping the world around her.

Based on the true story of Elizabeth Bathory, who was accused of murdering over 600 women. Award-winning playwright Don Fried's dark and visceral new play makes its world premiere February 6 - 24.

Director: Andy McQuade
Cast: JB Alexander, Mark Binet, John D'Arcangelo, Heather Harper, Jessie Komitor, Andrew Rothkin, Rachel Tate,
Creative Team: Meghan Aul, Sarah Cogan, David Corsello, Colin McGurk, Taylor Reynolds, Eric Vitale, Sam Wilson.

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