The new date for the "double event" will be Feb. 16. There will also be a benefit for Habitat of Humanity, NYC. More on both given below.
At this special event Skipper and Fulton, for the first forty-five minutes, will sit down for an intimate chat to discuss Fulton's career and life, and the people she has worked with. The last fifteen minutes will be comprised of questions from the audience. Julie will meet and greet the audience upstairs afterward.
"There is a new date set for celebrating with 'As the World Turns' actress Eileen Fulton (character Lisa Miller), and that date is Sun., Feb. 16, 2014 at 7 p.m. In addition, there will be a benefit for Habitat of Humanity, NYC (see more on that below).
Character Lisa, (Eileen Fulton), was a role that Fulton played almost continuously for 50 years from May 18, 1960 until the show's ending on Sept. 17, 2010." - Richard Skipper
Richard Skipper is a celebrity interviewer, professional writer, an on stage personality, and is involved with all aspects of entertainment. This celebration is one of them!"
"The upcoming event in the Metropolitan Room in NYC, will take place at "Inside the Actor's Studio." - Skipper
Trajectory of Richard Skipper's Career:
- Has taken him from South Carolina to New York to Hollywood and all points in between.
- He is known by many people in every aspect of the business.
- Skipper is known for his hands on approach to the individuals he is working with and has conducted over 700 interviews for his blog celebrating people in the arts and is currently focused on celebrations to coincide with the 50th Anniversary of Hello, Dolly!
- Some of which, above, is based also in part on his CallonDolly.com website chronicling the Broadway classic.
Richard Skipper recently brought cast members together from the original cast of "Hello, Dolly!" the Mary Martin International companies, and all other companies led by Channing for a two day special event. It was held in NYC, one in which Skipper moderated.
"The first was for the New York Sheet Music Society, and it broke all records for that organization." - Richard Skipper
Examiner.com was told that the next day Skipper threw a reunion party at Sardi’s with spectacular results. In the past he covered several opening nights as the voice of Feinstein's at Loews Regency and has conducted on-stage interviews for Julie Budd, Carol Channing, Jackie Joseph, Tommy Tune, Ron Young, Peggy Pope, Caroline Quinn (author of Mama Rose's Turn), and Yelena Popovic ("LA Superheroes: Illegal in Hollywood").
The Feb. 16 event will not only celebrate Eileen Fulton, but will also benefit Habitat for Humanity, NYC. Here is their mission.
"Habitat for Humanity believes that every man, woman and child should have a decent, safe and affordable place to live. We build and repair houses all over the world using volunteer labor and donations. Our partner families purchase these houses through no-profit, no-interest mortgage loans or innovative financing methods." - Habitat for Humanity
Fans of Fulton and Skipper can discover more about each talented entertainer by going to Eileen Fulton.com and Richard Skipper.com. Enjoy Skipper and Fulton in a variety of video clips at Richard Skipper on YouTube and Eileen Fulton on YouTube! Also enjoy above video on "Award Season in NYC."
A reminder that on Sun., Feb. 16 at 7 p.m. in the Metropolitan Room in NYC, Richard Skipper and Eileen Fulton will have a sit down for an intimate chat. Learn more at MetropolitanRoom.com, at links above and contact info below.
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