And other immediate information....
Brand New News
DEC 11 -Encore! is now available on Hulu and ABC.com!!! Give it a look!
Dec 10 - Encore! Premieres TONIGHT on ABC!!!
NOV 30th- The first commercial played on Entertainment Tonight! Check it out here!
NOV 29th- Check out the story in Playbill on Encore! and on Broadwayworld here
NOV 28th - ABC PRESS has released many production and behind the scenes photos of Encore: Into the Woods. Don't forget to tune in Dec 10th!
NOV 15th - Happy to announce that "The project" Mark was working on last summer was Kristen Bell's "Encore." Mark was reunited with his high school drama buddies and returned to Into the Woods. Check it out on ABC December 10th at 10pm Take a look at Encore
NOV 6 -Strapped for Danger had a premiere night in Rhode Island and many wonderful reviews.
AUGUST 1rst - The Holy Cows of Credence South Dakota will be part of Overtures at the Gallery Players.
July 25th- Mark finished filming for Strapped for Danger. The movie is aiming for a November release.
July 6th- Take a look at this feature on Standby in the nwitimes!
July 4th- Take a look at this feature in the Chicago Tribune!
May 1rst- Mark just wrapped the Valley High filming. Can't wait for the release.
Apr 15th-Mark joined the cast of Valley High, filming in NYC
MAR 17th - Threetimesfast is a musical to keep an eye on. The reading was a wonderful experience.
February 28th- Mark joined the cast of Threetimesfast as Paul, directed by Michael Bello and is part of the Stage@stage74 series.
Feb- 21st Somebody got Married!!!!!
Feb- 14th- Super excited to announce that Mark has joined the cast of Strapped for Danger, filming in RI this summer. Mark will be playing the seedy club owner- Danny.
Feb 12- I am going to a a dramaturg for the musical theatre festival this summer. Very stoked!
Jan 12th- I've started a new Blog on Tumblr called Traveling Forward. I've been told before that my writing is religious based (Standby- Catholic influenced, Facing East- Mormon basis, Holy Cows- Christian story) and I've always wondered where I stood. The blog is my own thoughts and musings during a Bible a day project. Feel free to tumble along. Not sure quite what it's going to be yet.
Jan 10th- Super excited for FACING EAST: THE MUSICAL to have been nominated for Outstanding New Work at the Vancouver Ovation Awards!!!!"Facing East, Music by David Rigano, Book & Lyrics by Mark-Eugene Garcia, Based on the play by Carol Lynn Pearson - Presented by Fighting Chance Productions."
Jan 6th- A selection of Standby will be presented at the Towle Theatre's Season Preview. Check out http://www.towletheater.org/season-preview
Oct 2nd - The Underpants Godot had a well received run at the Secret Theatre. The crowd and the critics really loved it.
Sept 30th- Only two performances left of The Underpants Godot. Added a lot of new pictures as well!!
Sept 23rd- The first review for Underpants Godot is out and its a rave! - The Times Ledger
Sept 22nd- The Underpants Godot is open!
Sept 7th- We travel on! Super excited to announce that in two days, tickets for the midwest premiere of Standby will go on sale as part of the new season of the Towle Theater in Indiana. It will run July 8-23rd 2017! Feeling Alive! Road/Plane trip anyone?
Sept 3rd- Rehearsals have started for The Underpants Godot!
Get tickets here! http://secrettheatre.com/
August 1rst- Standby will have its midwest premiere at the Towle Theatre July 7-23 2017! More info here.
July 1rst- Mark has been cast as "Mark" in Duncan Pflaster's "The Underpants Godot"
June 26th- The "project" has wrapped. It was a true dream come true.
June 23th- Fighting Chance's production of Facing East has been nominated for three CTC awards. Congrats to Best Actor and Best Actress nominees Mandana Namazi and Matt Montgomery, as well as Clare Wyatt and Steven Greenfield for best musical direction
June 21st- Mark began filming the "project"
June 16th- The Underscore Theatre Company presented the concert "So Over the Rainbow," with five songs by Mark from the musicals Standby and Facing East. Also included was the world performance premiere of Amy Baer and Mark's song "Don't Wait."
June 2nd - Mark was cast in a REALITY TV PILOT. Can't say much more information than that. Fingers crossed that it airs.
May 3rd- Standby Opened as the Gallery Players Overtures Series!
APRIL 23rd- Facing East Opened at the Jericho Arts Center.