by Marya Morstad
March 24, 2006
Producer Marya Morstad continues the “Radio mnartists” series of web and radio interviews with Minnesota artists. Listen to her interview with Amy Salloway.
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Theatre artist Amy Salloway has been called “hilariously self-loathing,” “gifted at creating comedy from pain and
embarrassment,”and “David Sedaris’ female match. “ Amy has spent most
of her adult years in Minneapolis and Seattle where her greatest
theatrical passions have been improv, issue-oriented theater and
She has continued to develop new material in
performances at Balls Cabaret, Patrick’s, HotBed and the Loft Literary
Center. “Does This Monologue Make Me Look Fat?, Amy’s first full-length
solo production about body image, food, sex and relationships, debuted
in the Minnesota Fringe Festival in the summer of 2003, and won
Lavender Magazine’s vote for “Best Solo Performance.”
Her second solo
piece, which premiered at the Minnesota Fringe Festival last year is
called: “So Kiss Me Already, Herschel Gertz! based on her experience as
a misfit at Jewish summer camp.
“So Kiss Me Already, Herschel Gertz!” is running at the Loring Playhouse
through March 26th, 2006. For more information, call 612-486-5757.