Melisa Malvin

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Sad-Eyed Serenity at the Los Angeles Theatre Center

Sad-Eyed Serenity at the Los Angeles Theatre Center

Today, selections from Sad-Eyed Serenity were performed as a part of Savage Players’ Cracked Earth: Readings from CSUN’s Desert Performance Lab at the Los Angeles Theatre Center. It was a pleasure being a part of the following line up: Sad-Eyed Serenity by Melisa Malvin-Middleton (directed by Anne Butler) Invisible by Lu Chukhadarian (directed by Anne Butler) Nine Days Ago by Alyssa...

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Presenting Poetry at PCA/ACA 2016

Presenting Poetry at PCA/ACA 2016

Melisa will be presenting her poetry from Schisms and Ruptures in the Popular Culture/American Culture Association National Conference on March 25, 2016 at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel in Seattle, WA. She will be joining chair Katie Manning and poets Nicelle Davis, Gary Wilkens, and Rev. Dr. E-K Daufin in the Poetry Studies and Creative Poetry...

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Sad-Eyed Serenity

Sad-Eyed Serenity

(A dark comedic drama in two-acts) by Melisa Malvin-Middleton ~ SYNOPSIS ~ In Sad-Eyed Serenity, a drama with splashes of dark humor, seemingly disparate stories come together in a play that deals with themes pertaining to mental illness, alcoholism, sexual orientation, and family. This play houses furries, felons, and a kitten, all while grappling with issues of self-sacrifice and...

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More Scenes from Sad-Eyed Serenity to be Performed by Fresh Produce’d

More Scenes from Sad-Eyed Serenity to be Performed by Fresh Produce’d

FRESH PRODUCE’d Los Angeles has selected scenes from Melisa’s full-length play Sad-Eyed Serenity to be a part of their October, 2014 monthly workshop. Once again, it is an honor to be working with these talented folks who will perform another set of scenes from Sad-Eyed Serenity. Workshop performance of selected scenes of Melisa Malvin-Middleton’s full-length play Sad-Eyed Serenity. In Sad-Eyed...

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Sad-Eyed Serenity to be Performed by Fresh Produce’d L.A.

Sad-Eyed Serenity to be Performed by Fresh Produce’d L.A.

FRESH PRODUCE’d Los Angeles has selected scenes from Melisa’s full-length play Sad-Eyed Serenity to be a part of their July 2014 monthly workshop. Scenes from Act II of Sad-Eyed Serenity take place 10 years after Serenity’s fling with hot-headed Liam (then a young man on probation, but working his way up in the world as furry Muppet Elmo in Times Square). The free-spirited, yet...

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