ENCI is an actor and recently turned writer and director. She is an urban cyclist, passionate about living intentionally, about leaving less behind and about living healthy. Enci is a member of SAG and AFTRA and is on the board of the 501(c)4 Bikeside and is co-founder of the Bike Writers Collective. Enci teaches all over town about web etiquettes and social media and is involved with the East Hollywood Neighborhood Council where she serves on the Arts & Culture Committee. Enci is passionate about leaning new things and currently she is studying ASL. You can visit her at http://EnciPerforms.com or read about her adventures at http://illuminateLA.com

AudienceView Acquires TheaterMania and OvationTix

AudienceView, a leading provider of solutions that serves the entire live events marketplace with innovative and engaging software, has announced the acquisition of TheaterMania, including its OvationTix product plus TheaterMania.com and WhatsOnStage media brands.

The AudienceView and OvationTix platforms drive customer engagement, new revenue, and operational efficiencies that enable success...

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WINNERS OF THE CRITICS AND THE AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARDS

We congratulate, without exception, all Fringe Productions for bringing their dreams to life, for making their voices heard over the Hollywood sirens and helicopters, and for baring their souls for family, friends, and strangers!

We also thank all the Fringe Productions for putting in extra work and for asking their...

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The Winners of the 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival

The 8th Annual Hollywood Fringe Festival concluded last night with its annual Award Ceremony and Closing Night Party. Over 800 people attended the Award Ceremony, which took place at the Ricardo Montalbán Theatre.

The Fringe community of participants and attendees voted for all Freak Awards winners. Winners include:

Top of the...

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The Critics and Audience Choice Awards of Better Lemons

As of this email, the critics and the audiences have spoken, resulting in more then 50 Hollywood Fringe productions receiving a Sweet #LemonMeter rating and 3 Fringe productions have received #DoubleSweet ratings (both critics and audience members agreeing on a sweet production).

The #LemonMeter ratings are based on reviews and...

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Hollywood Fringe - Week 2

From the first Fringe previews, I have been going to every single Fringe theater to talk to audience members about Better Lemons and the #LemonMeter, encouraging them to leave a review of shows they have seen. We currently have 1375 reviews listed (from critics and from audience members) and it's...

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NORMAL

The Vagrancy's NORMAL is the brightest light in all of 2017's Fringe Festival. And do not try to fight me on it. This hour-long theatrical work rocks its audience with a brand of potent simplicity and flawless dynamism befitting canonical pieces of high culture from the likes of Samuel Beckett or Peter Shaffer. Better yet, NORMAL proceeded to cling to me in ways those bits of high school required reading could not.

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Hollywood Fringe - Week 1

It's nice to be back at the Fringe! I love seeing old friends and making new ones. I love visiting theaters where I either produced a play, performed in shows, or where I saw memorable productions with my husband or with my two boys.

I would love to share with...

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Stephen Fife Steps Up As Editor in Chief

A little over 10 years ago I met Stephen Fife when I was cast in a production of a play that he had adapted. He was at the theatre every night, he was passionate about every detail, and he was as intensely involved at closing night as he was...

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Big Thanks to Ashley

Better Lemons was launched as a team effort and I’m grateful for Ashley Steed, the founding Editor in Chief, who was there at the beginning, encouraging and nurturing writers, and working with me to get Better Lemons to where we are today.

Ashley and I have a lot in common,...

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Weekly Art Headlines from around the Globe

We would love to hear from your art world about what is going on. Please send us a headline and a link to your news that you would like us to post and we will do our best to include them in our Weekend Headlines.

Meet the Man Who...

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Weekly Headlines from around the Globe

We would love to hear from your art world about what is going on. Please send us a headline and a link to your news that you would like us to post and we will do our best to include them in our Weekend Headlines.

Meet the Women Who...

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