Charlotte Home Makeover and Loretta Swit
12:00 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

Charlotte Home Makeover and Loretta Swit

Part One: Children's Theatre of Charlotte & Extreme Home Makeover The ABC show, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition is a show that identifies large families living in decaying or badly designed homes. The show's crew basically razes the home to the ground and rebuilds it in a matter of days. Recently the show found a family in need in Lincolnton and they enlisted the help of designers and builders at our own Children's Theatre of Charlotte. We've invited the organizer and one of the designers from CTC to join us and talk about this unique partnership. It's extreme makeover, Children's Theatre and Charlotte Talks edition. Guests Linda Reynolds - Managing Director of Development and Marketing, Children's Theatre Tim Parati - Scenic Designer, Children's Theatre of Charlotte Andrew Gibbons - Technical Director, Children's Theatre of Charlotte Part Two: Loretta Swit Loretta Swit, also known as "Hot Lips" from the hit TV series M*A*S*H, joins us on the next Charlotte Talks. She's best known from television, but has also done film, and now comes to Charlotte for the touring stage production of Love, Loss and What I Wore. We'll talk about how the clothes a woman wears during the poignant moments of her life figures into how she remembers that life, which is the basis for the play and we'll discuss what it's like to be an iconic character on a beloved TV series. Guest Loretta Swit - Best known as "Hot Lips" on M*A*S*H, in town to peform in Love, Loss and What I Wore Loretta Swit's website SwitHeart.com Love, Loss and What I Wore is January 24-29 at McGlohon Theater Loretta Swit with Mike Collins in WFAE's Spirit Square studio. Add and read comments

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