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St. Luke's Theatre
Between 8th and 9th Avenues 308 West 46th Street New York, NY 10036
212-239-6200
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Hectic area. If possible, Public Transportation is best
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54 stars
Various kinds of places to eat, within a few blocks. Stay Away from Pizza Cafe, right around the corner. Gross practices witnessed.
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Quotes & Highlights

“One of the hottest one-woman shows ever!” -IN Magazine
“Rachel Bailit is brilliant. Sugar Happens…reminds us, in the performance of Rachel Bailit, what truly great acting really is.” _-Beverly Hills Outlook_
“Filled with biting one-liners and heartfelt moments…A passionate, hysterical portrayal…” —Tolucan Times

Description

Sugar Happens: A One-Girl Show is the story of Rachel Bailit, a nice Jewish girl from New England who came to Hollywood to find love and win an Oscar. The show was developed and workshopped at The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute. Sugar Happens has been featured twice at the Comedy Central Stage, as well as the Whitefire and Gemini Theatres. The show was written by Emmy-winning writer, Sherry Coben, and directed by Phil Ramuno.

Rachel Bailit was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She began a career as a broadcast journalist while still in college, reporting for

television networks in Boston, Washington D.C. and New York. When her attentions turned toward acting, Rachel moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in film and television. She trained at The Lee Strasberg Institute in Los Angeles. Most recently, Rachel acted in an episode of “Desperate Housewives”. Rachel played opposite Greta Scacchi in the  Paramount film “Festival In Cannes,” directed by Henry Jaglom. She also played alongside Jim Carrey in Ron Howard’s “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas.”. She played the role of Marissa on ABC’s “General Hospital,” and has appeared in numerous national commercial campaigns, including McDonald’s, Arby’s, Dodge, US West, and Heineken.