Dan Guntzelman and Lissa Levin came across regarding the group of “WKRP in Cincinnati.” Fundamentally, they got hitched and now have proceeded composing for television from the time. Guntzelman is directing Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati’s manufacturing of Levin’s play, “Sex and Education.” (Photo: Provided)
Lissa Levin never ever looked at by by herself as a trailblazer.
Yet whenever she broke into TV writing within the very early 1980s, there have been remarkably few feamales in the writer’s space along with her.
“It had been frequently me personally and nine guys,” she states. “But truthfully, i did son’t spend a lot of the time great deal of thought. I became just dedicated to being along with my game.”
In the whole, that proved a strategy that is good. Her application is dense with A-list productions; “WKRP in Cincinnati,” “Mad About You,” “Brothers” – she also had written an bout of “Cheers.”
At this time, however, she’s here in Cincinnati, where certainly one of her phase plays – “Sex and Education” – opens Oct. 15 at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati.
The play has a nimble mix of humor – some of it quite savage – and social commentary like the best of her TV work. Continue reading “‘Intercourse and Education’: what goes on whenever English instructor intercepts poorly-written sex note”