Gigi performs at the Annual Oregon Jewish Writers Reading in Portland.
Photo Larry Stillman
Gigi Rosenberg’s creative writing and nonfiction has been published by Random House, Seal Press, Parenting, Writer’s Digest, The Writer, The Oregonian, Oregon Humanities magazine and The Jewish Review. She’s performed at Seattle’s On the Boards and broadcast on Oregon Public Radio.
From Siena, Italy
On the Home Front
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Based on the real and imagined lives of Gigi's ancestors, this play is the story of Sophie, who flees her privileged if cloistered life in 1910 Crasukis, Russia for the promise of America.
Readings and Solo Performances
Using simple props and minimal stage set, Gigi's solo performances explore the human psyche: its loves, obsessions, and imaginings. In her stories, both edgy and comic, she pokes at the bulges under the rug. What's hiding there? What was she - or someone else - trying to bury?