To Whom It May Concern

Folks read their letters on stage; real letters they’ve written, correspondence back and forth or letters we wish we could write

To Whom It May Concern June 2015

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Lisa Malone reads letters she was required to write home as a youngster visiting England, letters funnier now than when they were first written.


Will Seymour shares a letter that has been in his family for over a 140 years, a letter that gives us a vibrant taste of place and history.

Jill Demby Guest returns to the letter show to read part two of a series of letters written to her partner who passed away suddenly.

Chris Sheets and Grant Baciocco improvise letters based on the audience suggestion of "camp"

Sandy Adomaitis wrote a letter to the cold case detective investigating the murder of her dear friend and received back a response that touched Sandy, and the audience, deeply.

Jonathan Menchin, the superb musician on this episode, reads a letter written to an old friend about success, tenacity and what happens when we give up.

Jayne Entwistle, To Whom It May Concern Producer, reads an ode to the costumed mascots of the world.
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To Whom It May Concern April 2015

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Laura Parker writes a spirited letter to the perpetrator of a Los Angeles road rage incident.

 

Robin Roberts reads a letter she received as a little girl from Mattel about appropriate Barbie Fan Club etiquette.

 

Steve La Rue shares a beautiful condolence letter he received upon the passing of his Father.

 

Ben Siemon improvises a ridiculously funny letter based on the audience suggestion of a "bad haircut"

 

Allyson Adams shares a heart-felt letter she wrote to Paris Jackson.

 

To Whom It May Concern Producer Jayne Entwistle writes a letter to American Express, about the perils of sticking your finger where it doesn't belong!

 

The musician for this episode is Adam Levy

 

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To Whom It May Concern March 2015

Carolyn Martone reads a letter she wrote to Aaron Spelling when she was only nine years old. Children of the eighties, this will awaken fond memories of watching Fantasy Island and The Love Boat! We'd like to add that Carolyn's letter is so funny, she tours with the show "Mortified!"


Will Link pens an honest letter to Juno Screenwriter Diablo Cody about their awkward first encounter.

Erin Rodman returns to the letter show with a letter to her second Hollywood boss. We thought her first boss was outrageous?

Peggy Etra, a letter show veteran, improvises a priceless rant based on the audience suggestion; no parking on her street for three months.

Jayne Entwistle, To Whom It May Concern Producer, discloses her horror at sucking up actor Ned Beatty's toothbrush with a vacuum cleaner.

The musician for this episode was letter show favourite, Aaron Gilmartin!
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To Whom It May Concern February 2015

Adam Gropman shares real letters from camp that can be found in the book Mortified: Real Words, Real People


Michelle Seipp writes a letter to the co-workers who kept her going in what was surely the job from Hell.

Jess McKay shares what happens when an actor willing to play his role to the ultimate end meets up with an internet scammer.

Sarah McChesney and Grant Baciocco improvise letters based on the audience suggestion of buying a puppy on Craigslist.

Anna Metcalf reads a letter written by her Grandmother at a time when the World was a much different place.

Jayne Entwistle, a producer on To Whom It May Concern, reads a letter to the heartless criminal who stole her 1984 Oldsmobile.

The musician for this episode was William Hawkins.
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To Whom It May Concern January 2015


Christine Schoenwald returns to the letter show with letters to and from her childhood days at camp!


Jayne Entwistle, a To Whom It May Concern Producer, reads a letter to her Uncle Al about the time he almost arrested her, twice!

Kevin Berntson improvises a letter based on the audiences answers to the following prompts, name a chain store: "Best Buy" and name an object you would find at Best Buy:  "an adapter"

Tanya McClure reads a no holds barred letter to her body.

Eric Weston returns to the letter show under the guise of reprising his toilet training his cats letter. what he really had in mind was an epic first for the letter show and quite possibly an epic last!

The musician for this episode was none other than Gyasi Ross www.gyasiross.com
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To Whom It May Concern December 2013

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The December show was stellar with standing room only and a crackling energy in Rafa's Lounge! Aaron Gilmartin started the night off with original songs on Flamenco Guitar and continued to accompany the letters with Flamenco, banjo and ukulele.

Marlene Nichols read a saucy letter from her 80 year old self to her present day self with advice we can all take to heart.

Lisa Waugh and Chris Sheets transported us to Alabama and the hardships endured by her Uncle Lee who grew up poor amidst fifteen siblings. A theatrical first at To Whom It May Concern as Chris played the part of Uncle Lee and spun a tale of drinking, fighting, thieving and redemption.

Drew Droege improvised a letter based on the audience suggestion of a scarlet letter. As usual he was loose, witty and hilarious.

Margot Leitman proved why she is a five time Moth winner with letters of a high school crush gone horribly wrong.

To Whom It May Concern's producer, Jayne Entwistle, read a letter to none other than Santa Claus or, as is more accurate for her British upbringing, Father Christmas.

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To Whom It May Concern October 8th, 2013

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The inaugural show at Rafa's Lounge, Echo Park.

It was a packed house, standing room only and the atmosphere was electric. "Kids On McCadden" opened the show with a few songs demonstrating feisty lyrics and a blend of African finesse and acoustic folk rock.

Marc Solomon accompanied the show on acoustic guitar, punctuating each letter with humor and a lyrical sensitivity.


Rene Parker (aka Marisol) a Los Angeles writer, actress and comedienne reads a love letter from twenty years ago.

Stephanie McCanles is a writer, producer, director and infinte undoable knot in your favorite necklace. She reads a letter to her brain!

David Razowsky is the former artistic director of the Second City Los Angeles. As a performer at Second City he worked with Steve Carrel, Stephen Colbert, Rachel Dratch, and Chris Farley, among others. David has directed Second City in Chicago, Los Angeles, Detroit, and The Second City National Touring Company. David is the voice of Dixon, the world’s coolest adult, in ABC’s animated series, The Weekenders, and has appeared on Spin City, Roseanne, and Late Night with David Letterman as the voice of Albert Brook’s parrot.  Note: when he references "church bells" what you can't hear is an audience member's ringtone of churchbells going off during his performance.

George Earth is a music composer for film trailers and a performing guitarist with many album and toruing credits. He also dabbles in comic drawing, talk show hosting, and comedic writing. His Zodiac sign is Cancer and he is telepathic. He reads correspondence between himself and a Nigerian Scam Artist.

T-Wrecks is a writer and an artist and reads a letter to her Father.


Jayne Entwistle, host and producer of To Whom It May Concern reads a letter to the Meat Packer's Union.

If you have a letter, visit the website to learn how to submit or where to attend the next live show!

www.readyourletter.com

 

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