Tulis McCall is a woman with a passion for performance and presentation. She brings her extensive knowledge of acting, writing, and producing to everything she does.
Tulis McCall is an actor, writer, producer and performer. Her first one woman show, What Everywoman Knows, was produced at the Public Theater by Michael Moriarty and the Potters Field Theatre Company, in Los Angeles by Dan Lauria, and toured nationally. Running With Scissors, directed by Philip Proctor of The Firesign Theatre, was produced in Los Angeles. She is the recipient of the 2016 Best Standup Award from UNITED SOLO™ for Are You Serious? and the 2015 Best Storytelling Script Award from UNITED SOLO™ for her show All Aboard! Since 2007, she has hosted Monologues and Madness, an evening of original work read by 12-15 actors, each month at the Cornelia Street Café in Greenwich Village. McCall is the creator and editor of the theatre review site www.thefrontrowcenter.com that features 20 writers and covers over 500 shows per year.
She thinks the theatre is a temple. Period.
ALL IN THE TIMING
Award-winning wit, wag, and piquant observer of life’s mysterious ways, McCall sets her sites on the greatest mystery of all: the conveyor belt of life and our place in the line-up. Check it out
There are times that I feel as though I am not alone in here, in this life and in this body. On those days my life feels like an internal day care center. A day care center on a ranch in Nowhere Montana or Wyoming or some other state that has the Big Sky.
I was only 6 but I knew when things were right and when they were not right, and this girl could not have the same birthday as me because that was not right.
I forgot my Musing on Monday February 5. Then forgot that I forgot! Woo Hoo!
LIKE is not a filler to slip in when you don’t trust the silence between your words. Let me give you a hot tip here: Silence is much more intriguing to your listener than the word LIKE dribbled throughout your speech like a sour perfume.
REMEMBER What comes out of your mouth is as important as what goes in.
And you may be staying put because life has just taken a swing at you and connected. Life is overwhelming or depressing or scary or anxiety making. And you need a pick me up. So how about this – you airlift yourself up using your jet pack and you go visit these smoke signals memories and you pick out the really good memory bits as if you are pulling clean socks out of a laundry basket.
Things are gently sliding back to the way they were. You know, the good old days where the people in the audience and the people on stage were white and the ticket prices were so high that people went into debt to afford them.