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Recreating Keiter

June 14, 2018 - July 8, 2018


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In this one-woman show written and performed by Cindy Keiter and set in her legendary sportscaster father, Les Keiter’s studio, Recreating Keiter follows the story of comedienne, Cindy Keiter, as she struggles to find comfort in her own skin. Cindy takes you from tom-boy teenager on the waves of Hawaii to New Yorker caught in the tides of emotional abuse. It takes her very foundation falling apart to find herself and to find her wife, Lory. They say baseball is like life played out on a field. Cindy strikes on the universality of our insecurities and celebrates the home run of claiming your sexuality. She channels her father and electrifies her story by taking the audience to an imaginary all-star, all-time baseball game in Brooklyn’s famous Ebbets Field!

WHEN: June 14-16, 21-23, 28-30 | July 6-7 at 7:30 pm
June 17, 24 | July 1, 7-8 at 2 pm
Run-Time: 2 hours including intermission

WHERE: The Lion Theater on Theatre Row | 410 West 42nd St. New York, NY 10036
A, E, 7, 2, 3, N, Q, R, W to 42nd St.

Cindy Keiter

Cindy’s completed shooting Maybe There’s a Tree? written and directed by Ashlin Halfnight, now in post-production. Her recent stage work includes reprising her role as “Sally” in The Ballad of Rodrigo having previously played her in Doubles Crossed both with Funny…Sheesh Productions. She was seen at the Barrow Group in Gold Star Mother as part of the Estrogenius Festival. Other roles include Lathem Prince at P.S. 122 and JEn And Liz In Love in the New York Fringe Festival, directed by Lory Henning. She toured Hawaii with her first solo show They Call My Dad The General, inspired by the life of her father, Les Keiter. In Los Angeles, Cindy garnered two Dramalogue Awards.

Recreating Keiter Creative Team:
Author: Cindy Keiter | Director: Lory Henning
Producer: Project Happy Life, LLC

Project Happy Life, LLC is Lory Henning and Cindy Keiter’s organization through which they produce theatrical work as well as Henning’s blog and YouTube channel.

A Schedule of Sports Entertainment Post Show Talk Backs Follow

Friday June 16th

Fran Kirmser, Broadway Producer discusses Sports and Stage
Conceiver/Producer Lombardi, Magic/Bird, Bronx Bombers on Broadway

Sunday June 17 – Fathers Day

Take me out to the Ball Game! Celebrate the love between Father and Daughter in conversation with Heart and Soul Foundation

Thursday June 21

Jordan Sprechman and Joe Favorito
Conversation with former Yankee Scorer Jordan Sprechman; www.college.columbia.edu/cct/archive/fall14/alumni_profiles2_0
and Sports Publicist Joe Favorito www.JoeFavorito.com

Thursday June 28

Female sportscaster and Co-Founder of LGBT www.AthleteAlly.org, Sam Marciano, speaks with Cindy Keiter on
equity in sports and their mutual experiences being the daughters of sportscasters.
(Date TBA shortly)

Week of July 6

Talk back with Creators Cindy Keiter and Lory Henning on the creation of Recreating Keiter
(Date TBA shortly)


June 14, 2018
July 8, 2018
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Theatre Row
410 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036