Calendar - UPCOMING:
July 3-27, 2014, Thursdays thru Sundays, 6:30 - 8:30 Karen Eterovich will appear as Miss Prism in the Hudson Warehouse production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest directed by Nicholas Martin-Smith. The performances are FREE outside on the north patio of the Soldiers & Sailors Monument at 89th & Riverside in New York City.
2012 - 2013 SEASON
May 14th, 2012 - Monday - 7:30 pm - Rust, a new 10-minute play for 2 women, 1 man, by Karen Eterovich, will be presented at the next Blue Roses Douglas Stevens Infusion Series in the Bruce Mitchell Room at ART/NY, 520 8th Ave. in New York City. Eterovich will also direct Lovely Trick by Gary Giovannetti. This event is FREE to the public.
June 16th, 2012 - Saturday - 7pm - Karen Eterovich will appear as Jane Austen in An Evening with Jane Austen, Going to Tahiti Productions Gala to benefit their upcoming production of Persuasion playing June 26th to July 8th, 2012 at the Secret Theatre in Long Island City. Location of the benefit is MIMA Brooklyn, 124 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205.
June 25th, 2012 - Monday - 7pm - Ms. Eterovich is directing a reading of the 1937 CBS Radio Version of William Shakespeare's As You Like It starring Louisa Cabot, Keldrick Crowder, David Green, Denise Hurd, Peter Johnson, Richard Rizzo, LinDel Sandlin, Christopher Michael Todd and produced by Joan Martin Burke, Judy Hole, Louisa Cabot and the Troupe of Players (TOP) at the Players Club, 16 Grammercy Park, New York City. This event is FREE to the Public!
July 14th, 2012 - Saturday - 1:30 pm - Ms. Eterovich will appear as Miss Maria Mainwaring (pronounced "Mannering") and Wilson in a reading of Lynn Marie Macy's light-hearted adaptation of Jane Austen's Lady Susan. Produced by Theater 2020 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in picturesque Brooklyn Heights. This event is FREE and open to the public!
September 28th & 29th, 2012 - Fri & Sat - 8:00 pm
Cheer from Chawton: A Jane Austen Family Theatrical by Karen Eterovich directed by Susan Pilar and Amy Stoller sponsored by the South Carolina Shakespeare Company in Columbia, SC at Drayton Hall Theatre on the University of South Carolina Campus. This open-to-the- public event is to raise money for SCSC's production of Jon Jory's adaptation of Pride and Prejudice directed by SCSC Founder and Artistic Director, Linda Khoury. Tickets are $5.00 for students and $10.00 for adults. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact (803)787-BARD(2273).
January 7, 2013 - Monday - 5:30 pm Along with six spectacular actresses playing Dorothy Parker, Rachel Crothers, Clara Morris, Dorothy Fields, Katherine Cornell and Margo Jones, Karen Eterovich becomes a quiet activist improvising as Aphra Behn with Women Stage the World a new initiative of the League of Professional Theater Women. This event will take place at Lincoln Center Library for the Performing Arts in the Bruno Walter Auditorium!
January 28th, 2013 - Monday - 7pm - Careful What You Wish For by Judy Stadt directed by Karen Eterovich as part of "Not To Be Ignored" Blue Roses C. Douglas Stephens Infusion Series New Play Readings starring Louisa Cabot and leslie Shreve at the Havoc, Abingdon Theater Company Spaces, 312 W. 36th St., between 8th and 9th Avenues, New York City. FREE TO THE PUBLIC. Info at 212-252-4915.
January 29th, 2013 - Tuesday - 7pm - All Roses by Karen Eterovich directed by Tim Brown starring Blair Sams and John Yearley. The Last Holdout by Judd Lear Silverman directed by Karen Eterovich starring Frank Anderson and Blair Sams. Part of "Winter Shorts" Blue Roses C. Douglas Stephens Infusion Series New Play Readings at the Havoc, Abingdon Theater Company Spaces, 312 W. 36th St., between 8th and 9th Avenues, New York City. FREE TO THE PUBLIC. Info at 212-252-4915.
February 4, 2013 - Monday - 7pm - Better Than the Alternative by Mollie Ramos directed by Karen Eterovich and From Afterlife by Carolyn Roesbery directed by Karen Eterovich. Part of Blue Roses Celebrates Alaskan Playwrights at the Havoc, Abingdon Theater Company Spaces, 312 W. 36th St., between 8th and 9th Avenues, New York City. FREE TO THE PUBLIC. Info at 212-252-4915.
February 11, 2013 - Monday - Cheer from Chawton, a Jane Austen Family Theatrical written and performed by Karen Eterovich at the National Arts Club 15 Gramercy Park in New York City. The National Arts Club Dress Code
Collared shirts are required for gentlemen at all times. Jackets are required after 5 PM. Please refrain from using electronic devices in the Clubhouse. Please RSVP to 212-475-3424 or TheatreArts@thenationalartsclub.org . This event is FREE TO THE PUBLIC!
April 13, 2013 - Saturday - Aphra Behn appearance at the League of Professional Theatre Women Annual Meeting at Pearl Studios in New York City.
April 15 - May 13 - Karen Eterovich as Aphra Behn is featured in the Video Campaign for Women Stage the World on indiegogo.com. WSW will send members to Albany on June 4 and down Broadway in an Equality Parade on June 11. This link contains a photo/video montage of what Women Stage the World is all about. Click the link!
April 24, 2013 - Wednesday - 6:30 pm - 1937 CBS Radio Version of As You Like It adapted by Brewster Morgan directed by Karen Eterovich at the New York Society Library, 53 East 79th St., New York, NY. Starring Louisa Cabot, Keldrick Crowder, David Green, Denise Hurd, Peter Johnson, LinDel Sandlin and Chris Michael Todd. Produced by Joan Burke, Judy Hole and Louisa Cabot. Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Contact email@example.com for to make a reservation.
2010 - 2011 SEASON
September 7th, 2010 - Tuesday - Preview Performance of Cheer from Chawton at the Glen Rock Public Library, 7:00 pm, Information and reservations at 201-670-3970, space is limited!
September 25th, 2010 - Saturday - Finale Performance - Cheer from Chawton at the 10th Anniversary Jane Austen Festival, Bath, UK! Wessex Suite, Francis Hotel, Queen Square, Time is 16:30, Tickets are £15, Jane Austen Festival.
March 9th, 2011 - Wednesday - Lycoming College Theatre Arts Department presents Cheer from Chawton in Williamsport, PA. More at Lycoming College .
April 14th, 2011 - Thursday - 7pm - the Episcopal Actors' Guild of America presents Cheer from Chawton, One East 29th Street, New York, New York. More at the Episcopal Actors' Guild events page.
May 3-8, 2011, PREVIEW on May 2 - NIGHTLY at 8pm - South Carolina Repertory Company presents Cheer from Chawton, 136 Beach City Road, Hilton Head Island, SC. More at South Carolina Repertory Theatre .
June 3, 2011 - Friday, 7pm, Cheer from Chawton, Preview Performance for the Louisville Festival at the Southbury Public Library in Southbury, CT. This event is sponsored by the Charles H. and Ellen Emery Rutledge Fund and The Friends of the Southbury Public Library. Registration is required.
July 9-10, 2011 - Saturday at 11 am & Sunday at 2pm - The 4th Annual Jane Austen Festival in Louisville, KY presents Cheer from Chawton. Tickets are $10.00. The festival is sponsored by the Greater Louisville Region of the Jane Austen Society and held at Historic Locust Grove located six miles from downtown Louisville at 561 Blankenbaker Lane. Advance reservations at Jane Austen Festival Louisville .
September 9th, 2011 - 6pm - THE BELLES OF BECCARIA by Karen Eterovich. A family frozen by loss awakens to repressed desires with the return of an old flame. A Midwestern take on THE THREE SISTERS. Starring Louisa Cabot, David Copeland, Marianne Cullinan, Barbara Farrar, Anthony Newfield and Leslie Shreve, Music/Sound David Green. Original direction and dramaturgy by Erma Duricko. At the DRAMATISTS GUILD FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTLIGHT SERIES, 1501 BROADWAY, 7TH FL., LOEWE ROOM, NEW YORK, NEW YORK.
January 24-30, 2011 - Lead Producer for Blue Roses Productions Tom's Children, plays inspired by the poetry of Tennessee Williams. More at Blue Roses Productions.
July 28-August 2, 2008 — Love Arm'd Productions in association with the Next Stage Theatre Company of Bath, UK proudly presented Intimate Exchanges by Sir Alan Ayckbourn at the Midtown International Festival.
August 19, 2008 - MITF announced award nominations. Intimate Exchanges was nominated for FOUR AWARDS including OUTSTANDING OVERALL PRODUCTION OF A REVIVAL, BEST DIRECTOR, BEST ACTRESS, BEST ACTOR.
FALL 2008 - the present
FOUR FULL-LENGTH PLAYS IN THE WORKS
Ms. Eterovich is currently at work on four full length plays that have casts ranging in size from four to seven actors.
The plays range from historical to current topical matter and include Inter Alia, a comedy about Dr. Johnson, writer of the Dictionary, Hester Thrale and James Boswell set in the years 1763 to 1821.
Another historical piece, Belles of Beaverdale, is about a raucous group of elderly children of immigrants set in the years of 1970 to 1990. A Midwestern take on Three Sisters.
Topical plays include Where Art is Framed, a comic satire that debates the nature of art cast through the eyes of five women in a framing store.
Also in the works is a new played called X1 a comedy about generation X and the struggles with marriage, families and friendships.
Scenes from all four plays have been read at the Blue Roses Infusion Series, the PCW Showcase at the Players Club and the Wright On! Playwriting Group all in New York City.
If you are interested in reading drafts of any of these plays, please contact Love Arm’d Productions at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.