Spotlight Interview: Rosie O’Donnell

The following guest post was written by CMA Event Coordinator Timothy Michael Harrington: So, back when I lived in LA I spent most mornings in my favorite coffee shop writing.  One of the scripts I wrote was a multi-cam tween sitcom about a performing arts education organization devoted to assisting underprivileged youth.  It was called … Continue reading Spotlight Interview: Rosie O’Donnell

Bringing History to Life – Writers Workshop with Bianca Turetsky

This week, I'm happy to introduce a new guest blogger!  I know sometimes you, loyal readers (aka Mom), need a change of pace.  I'm happy to introduce Laurie-Anne Vazquez, a newcomer to CMA!   Laurie is a graduate of NYU's Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing and an aspiring kids' TV writer for ages 6-11. If … Continue reading Bringing History to Life – Writers Workshop with Bianca Turetsky

Materials for the Arts and for Melindas, Too!

What better way to kick off summer than by doing arts and crafts? (Hint:  The answer is none.  None better way.)  We visited Materials for the Arts, a wonderful organization serving non-profits all over the 5 boroughs. http://www.mfta.org. The organization has been around for 35 years and it basically works like this:  Folks donate materials … Continue reading Materials for the Arts and for Melindas, Too!