Jill Effron

Forgotten audience

The forgotten audience: An open letter to Hollywood

I’ve never written an open letter to anyone. I’ve written letters on Snoopy stationery to camp penpals, and thank you notes on fancy stationery, but never an open letter. I’m not even sure what an open letter is, but it […]

Top 10 lessons

Top 10 lessons from 2014

10. Perfectionism is exhausting. I am now perfectly imperfect and from here on out once a script is done, it’s done. No more tweaking, trimming or dwelling. (Until someone in an important position or able to write a check tells […]

Kinky Boots

Lindsay Nicole Chambers wears her ‘Kinky Boots’ in L.A.

I just saw Kinky Boots! It was so well done and full of energy that after you finish reading this blog, go find out when the tour is coming to your neck of the woods and buy a ticket. I […]

Chris Barron - Spin Doctors

Spin Doctors’ Chris Barron: How to become a rockstar in 10 easy steps

Ever wonder how to get from teenage garage sensation to rockstar? Or waiter to rockstar? Or cubicle guy to rockstar? Chris Barron, my vocally talented and witty cousin, otherwise known as the lead singer of the Spin Doctors, cued me […]

All About the Bass

I’m ‘All About That Bass’… And Kevin Kadish

You know you’re all about that bass and shake it like you’re supposed to do every time Meghan Trainor’s hit, “All About That Bass,” comes on the radio. After all, “A.A.T.B.” is the number 1 song in the world. I’m […]

Robin Williams

Laughter & tears: Remembering Robin Williams

I was 3 years old when Mork & Mindy first aired. Back then, parents weren’t so concerned about kids watching television. In fact, my first word was “Ayyyy” (thank you, Fonzie) and my second word was “Nanu nanu.” I was […]

1 2 3 5