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The Venice Mootney Theatre presents
MRS. ROOSEVELT by Glenn Hopkins
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"A familiar figure on the Los Angles theatre scene,
Glenn Hopkins has written over twenty plays
melodramatic and hilarious, brash and sensitive,
frustrating yet ultimately rewarding. Hopkins writes
from the heart, exploring human verities as well
as human foibles. His integrity and purpose
shine through" -- Drama-Logue
Hopkins ' writing for the stage has been:
worthwhile." -- The Daily Bruin
"infused with lyric imagery... billowing...lovely...fun"
-- The Hollywood Reporter
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Glenn Hopkins -- 46 seconds on Jay Leno
homophobia still #1 reason u.s. teen suicide. Don't buy. Ask library
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Heartfelt, whimsical, tough writings framed in a personal
journal, Labor Day, 2004 through Easter, 2005
by Glenn Hopkins
Philadelphia, PA – Xlibris in cooperation with Donatello Press is
pleased to announce the publication of Slim Volume,
Paperback; 219 pages; 978-1-4363-4870-6
Cloth Hardback; 217 pages; 978-1-4363-4871-3
Bisexual Los Angeles playwright, Green Party activist, muck-raker,
educator, Methodist and “Radical Faerie” Glenn Hopkins struts his
stuff in a memoir first started in Austin, Texas forty years ago.
Explosively controversial research on the deliberate origin of AIDS,
loving tributes to his father and mentors Ernst Bulova, Ray Bradbury,
and Mort Sahl, songs, poems, play excerpts, lovingly 'outing' a U.S.
First Lady Mrs. Roosevelt
(a one-woman 30
minute play now also available in French, Spanish, Farsi, Japanese,
Korean, and Czech and the basis of a new feature film, the first to be
made from Hopkins two dozen plays, Mrs. Roosevelt
this comes to the reader along with politics and fervent prayer within
the framework of a real-time journal kept from Labor Day, 2004 to
Easter Sunday, 2005.
The quick-witted, but sentimental avante-guarde memoir features
several alternative beginnings, yet gets its work done in 219 pages.
You'll probably feel like Gerry Gardner of radio KCME, who said in
her broadcast review of Hopkins' internationalist play ...all
in the same boat
"...moments of genius...I can't
stop thinking about it!"
Hopkins’ writing for the stage has been:
The Daily Bruin
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"Glenn Hopkins is an American Original . Names like Johnny
Appleseed, Woody Guthrie, Will Geer, and Walt Whitman come
to mind." --Backstage West
"A familiar figure on the Los Angles theatre scene, Glenn
Hopkins has written over twenty plays melodramatic and
hilarious, brash and sensitive, frustrating yet ultimately
rewarding.Hopkins writes from the heart, exploring human
verities as well as human foibles. His integrity and purpose
Hopkins' writing for the stage has been:
---The Daily Bruin
"infused with lyricimagery... billowing...lovely...fun" ---The
"gorged with ideas...admittedly wild...a literary volcano"
---Cleve Herman, KFWB
The Mootney Company in the Community
1976 Founded . For The U.S. bicentennial: Aint This It?
a family is torn apart by the American Revolution
surrogates (premier at Venice Methodist)
Our Mission Statement: "to shed light on the human condition"
1977 Emptiness (now called CIRCUS SHRINK)
taped by UCLA Theta Committee under Shirley Clarke
1979 The waning Labor Movement is given a "banquet play"
DINOSAUR (also published by The California. Theatre
surrogates David Hillbrand's U.C. Berkeley Production
ICA, London reading :: surrogates
Dramatist's Guild Grant
1980 N o t J o b, Chandler Hall, Church in Ocean
L.A. torn by quakes; to argue with God is better than no
1981 Charms by Wayne Lindberg, Church in Ocean Park
1982, The Complex, Hollywood. Inspired by "Radical Faeries"
The Adventures of Robin Hood Narrated by Quentin Crisp
1983,"Robin" again at Church in Ocean Park
1984 Geodome barnraising for the 300 block of Market Street and
Residency, McDaniel College's co-production : C O L O N Y ;
for the (800-seat) Venice Pavilion Revitalization:
the first lunar C O L O N Y remembers
the mother planet
Jazz/Rally against Corporations Paying No Taxes
For The Committee to Monitor Poppers (banning the disco drug)
1986, W H I T E B R E A D (three theatres, 8
Draamalogue Award, Best New Play
1987 LGBT March on Washington, Sylvan Theatre, Washington.Monument
The Adventures of Robin Hood Narrated by Quentin Crisp
1989 Networking and Opening Circle for the Tongva Springs
University High School Campus
For Stoner Park Mural Refurbishment:
:The 60's // thesuffragette-teens, the 80's// the 20's; homage to
Animal Husbandry 1917-1929
by permission of John Updike, for OPICA and MAHOOD senior centers
taped for KPFK at The Ivar Theatre The Poorhouse Fair
Site-specific musical for the Uni/Tongva Springs (still opposed by
The Tears of Saint Monica
The World Health Organization Smallpox-shot scandal exposed in
all in the same boat !
Stoner Park; Uni. Community Adult School 1996-8
M E A T readings, Venice UMC, Dramatists' Guild, NYC,
Zionist genocide's and homophobia's Biblical roots
Premier run benefits affordable senior/homeless fam. housing,
Santa Monica UMC :
M E A T, 1998-
via A&BB Foundation grant, 2003
Residency, The Woodstock Guild produces: Three Made Only of
M A R K AND B A R B A R A F R O G
3 years in the making; First production, Masquer's Cabaret, 2003
MRS. ROOSEVELT, Three Made Only of Clay
Readings around the country benefit the Green Party campaigns,
including in W.L.A.
MRS. ROOSEVELT (in Czech) Prague, 2004
In Spanish, Korean, English and Farsi simultaneously, gathering
after for songs
Westside Community Adult School, 2005
Red Carpet Award and State Senate Commendation 2005
For outstanding contribution to theatre in California
Commissioned playlet for Christmas Eve, 2005
"Okay, Mary, Seriously. Who's the father?"
Church in Ocean Park
and currently through stories and improvisation with Asians from
all over L.A.
S o u t h L a k e G a r d e n
(first readings in early September)
contact: Ernest Harding (310) 478-7379;