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Returning local media sponsor BRAVA Magazine invites you to THRIVE (with a discount code!)

April 3, 2017

Brava Magazine supports Madison women with their publication, events, and by investing in our community (for example with their loyal support of Listen To Your Mother: Madison!) Now YOU can get Empowered, Enriched, Educated and Entrepreneurial at BRAVA’s THRIVE Conference on Friday April 28th at The Edgewater, Madison! Use promo code BRAVACLIENT for $20 off (full price $110) Personal Enrichment and Professional Development topics will inspire women to nurture themselves, cultivate their personal potential and thrive in all aspects of life. KEYNOTE PRESENTATION Forget Work/Life Balance and Create Flow, Shilagh Mirgain, PhD EMPOWER Personal Branding for Professional Growth, Ellen Bartkowiak Penny by Penny, Create the Life you Want, Amy Crowe Transform Your Life with Healthy Boundaries, Jessica Schultz ENRICH Connecting to Your Creativity, Theresa Kim (FUN FACT: Theresa read in our very first 2010 LTYM show!!) Holistic Stress Management and Self Care, Sheba McCants Design the Life you Want to Live, Ann Garvin […]

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Announcing Our 8th Listen To Your Mother: Madison Cast!!

March 23, 2017

As LTYM: DC director Stephanie Dulli describes it, casting an LTYM show feels like separating diamonds from diamonds. Madison, you showed us brilliant gems once again. Takeyla and I are honored to announce the 2017 Listen To Your Mother Madison cast!   Lisa Bauer grounds herself in her maternal line: granddaughter of Anna and Ella, daughter of Sue, sister of Heather, mom to Anna Sue and Mary Jane. She’s married to the best guy and owner of a bad dog (whom she still loves). Lisa also loves friends old and new, yoga, dark chocolate, travel, the Great Lakes, gardening, alpine skiing and getting lost in books. She messily advocates for social justice and sustainability. An Ohio native, Lisa spent 10 years on the Nebraska plains before putting down roots in Madison. A frequent contributor to Brava magazine, she’s a storyteller, communication strategist and boss lady at Lisa Bauer Creative. Takeyla Benton: Co-Producer– This is Takeyla’s 3rd […]

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LTYM Madison’s premier local sponsor American Family DreamBank: A space for dreamers in the heart of Madison

February 13, 2017

A SPACE YOU HAVE TO SEE TO HELP YOU BELIEVE When you step in the big red front door, you take the first step in becoming part of something more. And when you leave, you leave with the confidence to dream fearlessly. FREE EVENTS * IN THE HEART OF MADISON * OPEN TO ALL American Family Insurance believes that a dream is the most valuable thing you’ll ever own. That’s why they created DreamBank — an inspirational destination, set in a historic building in downtown Madison, that provides dreamers like you with the motivation, tools and support you need to bring your dream to life. This is more than just a place. It’s an experience. A living, breathing, real-life expression of the American Family promise: to provide committed support for every dream out there. For years American Family Insurance DreamBank has provided that committed support for Listen To Your Mother Madison’s dream in […]

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Want to share your mother story on our LTYM Madison stage? 2017 Auditions announced!

January 30, 2017

Our stories bring us together. Share yours in Madison’s 8th Listen To Your Mother show this Mother’s Day. In anticipation of our 8th and final Madison show, we have THREE different locations available for auditions. Sunday March 5th on the East Side from 1-4 pm Tuesday March 7th in Fitchburg from 4-6 pm Thursday March 9th on the West Side from 6:30-8:30 pm Please note: AUDITION PIECES SHOULD NOT EXCEED 5 MINUTES. Please time yourself reading aloud before auditioning to make sure your piece does not exceed 5 minutes. Shorter is fine. Shorter is great! Please read right from your paper and don’t memorize your piece. We read directly from the page on show day. Please bring a copy of your piece that will not be returned. Plan to arrive at least 10 minutes before your appointment to fill out an audition form. Previously published work accepted as long as author retains full […]

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Announcing #LTYM’s 2017 Grand Finale 33-City Line Up (and 8th Madison show)!

October 6, 2016

JOIN US THIS SPRING IN 33 CITIES! Listen To Your Mother Madison returns to The Barrymore Theatre for our 8th and final show on Mother’s Day Sunday May 14th, 2017! How can you be a part of this epic, North American celebration of our mothers/our caretakers, and ourselves ? Subscribe to our monthly newsletter (yup, just once per month–no spam here) for updates about auditions, ticket sales for our live shows, book news, and alumni news from hundreds and hundreds of amazing creative women and men who’ve graced our stages. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and Twitter. As we anticipate 2017, enjoy 2000 videos from past seasons on our LTYMShow YouTube channel. Thank you for helping us give Motherhood a Microphone, telling even more of your stories. WE CAN’T WAIT!! by

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