My Life on a Diet

Theatre
Name: Theater at St. Clement's Church
Address: 423 West 46th Street, New York, NY 10036
Production Information
First performance date: July 12, 2018
Opening date: July 25, 2018
Closing date: September 2, 2018
External Links: Official Website


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Production Description
Renée Taylor looks back on a life full of memorable roles in Hollywood and on Broadway, and just as many fad diets. A self-described “diet junkie,” Taylor, in , dishes out juicy anecdotes about -- and weight loss tips from -- Hollywood legends such as Joan Crawford, Marilyn Monroe, Marlon Brando and Cary Grant (she used to think that if she ate like a star, she’d just might live like one). By sharing her highs and lows – on and off the scale – as only she could, Renée Taylor proves how the ability to laugh will get you through it all.

Renée explains, “A few years ago, I had the pleasure to work with my friend Nora Ephron on her wonderful play, Love, Loss, and What I Wore. I told her that, as a woman who had worn every size from 4 to 18 over the years, my version of the play would be called, ‘Love, Loss, and What I Ate.’ Well, this is that play, but I ended up calling it My Life on a Diet.”
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Julian Schlossberg Presenter
Jim Fantaci Producer
Rodger H. Hess Producer
Morris Levy Producer
Ronald Glazer/Sabrina Hutt Producer
Andrew Tobias Producer
  
Joseph Bologna Playwright
Renée Taylor Playwright
  
Joseph Bologna Director
  
Harry Feiner Set Designer
Pol' Atteu Costume Designer
Stefanie Risk Lighting Designer
Jay Risk Sound Designer
Michael Redman Projection Designer
  
Leah Michalos General Manager
Bill Coyle Press Representative
Coyle Entertainment Press Representative
  
April Ann Kline Production Stage Manager
  
Gary Levinson Production Manager
  
Red Rising Marketing Marketing

Cast
Actor Role
Renée Taylor Performer
Awards
Award Person / Company Function
1 NOMINATED 2019 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Solo Show Andrew Tobias Producer
      Jim Fantaci Producer
      Morris Levy Producer
      Rodger H. Hess Producer
      Ronald Glazer/Sabrina Hutt Producer
      Renée Taylor Playwright
      Joseph Bologna Playwright
      Renée Taylor Actor
2 NOMINATED 2019 Off Broadway Alliance Award, Best Solo Performance    
3 NOMINATED 2019 Outer Critics Circle Award, Outstanding Solo Performance Renée Taylor Actor
4 NOMINATED 2018 uAward Renée Taylor Actor