Actress Leandra Ramm, one of the stars of "A for Adultery," a dramatic musical based on Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter," has announced her appearance on Lifetime's new series "My Life is a Lifetime Movie", scheduled to premiere October 17 at 10PM ET. "My Life is a Lifetime Movie" is an original hybrid unscripted series focusing on people who could have been the subject of one of its trademark telefilms. The series will feature re-creations and interviews with women who recount their experiences that are said to be so unbelievable that they must be true.
"A for Adultery," a musical based on Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter" by veteran composer/playwright Paul Dick, will continue performances through September 30, 2012 at Little Times Square Theatre (of Roy Arias Studios & Theatres,) 300 W 43rd Street (4 fl.) in New York City.
Paul Dick has penned over 15 Off-off Broadway tuners between the 60's and now. His last productions were an operatic "Wuthering Heights, a Romantic Musical" at the Mint Theatre Space in 2010 and a musical version of the Exodus story at Roy Arias Theatres last fall. This production is presented by Passajj Productions and directed by Marlene Thorn Taber.
"A for Adultery" is scheduled to close on Sunday, September 30, 2012. The performance schedule is Thursday through Friday at 8:00 pm; Saturday at 3:00 and 8:00 pm; Sunday at 3:00 pm. Tickets are $18 general admission and $10 students with ID. TDF is accepted. To purchase tickets, call Ticket Central at 212-279-4200 or visit www.ticketcentral.com.
Leandra Ramm* is a versatile singer with an "extraordinary voice" (Anderson Cooper). Leandra has performed at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, Symphony Space, La MaMa, and 59E59 Theaters among other venues. In addition to being a lead vocalist on Celebrity Cruises, Leandra has performed with numerous theater and opera companies throughout the world. Her favorite roles performed include: The Full Monty (Estelle) at The Media Theatre, Iolanthe (Leila) at The Buxton Opera House (UK), Mario and The Magician (Silvestra) with Center for Contemporary Opera, Man of la Mancha (Antonia) with Diablo Theater Company and The Endless Road by Kurt Weill (soloist) with The American Symphony Orchestra. In addition to many previous television appearances, Leandra will star in a major television show airing later this summer. Leandra has also released many albums and is soon to release another, all available on itunes, amazon and www.cdbaby.com. For more information, visit www.LeandraRamm.com and for more about the series, go to www.mylifetime.com.
Cast for "A for Adultery" : Malaika Bockman (Elizabeth), Peter Bockman (Jailer, Carpenter), Debra Thais Evans (Hibbins, Townswoman/Mistress Higginbottom), Drew Martin (Roger Chillingworth), Leandra Ramm (Hester Prynne), Richard James Porter (Governor Bellingham), John Rice (Reverend Arthur Dimmesdale), Christopher Tefft (Crier, Blacksmith, Magistrate) and Reyna Whitty (Pearl).