GBP Newsletter 2003
Many special guests have visited The Girl Blue Project.
We are grateful for the words of wisdom and for those who
have shared their talents and life experiences.
On July 15th actress, Karen Malina White, of The Cosby
Show, Malcolm and Eddie and the animated series, The Proud
Family conducted a 2 hour acting workshop. After a little
begging and pleading from the girls she agreed to do her
character’s voice from The Proud Family. It was great!
Dr. Jo brought new energy to her creative writing class
on July 16th by inviting author/playwright, Hugh Brian Asnen,
creator of Sockmuffin to discuss writing and selfpublishing
with the girls. Sockmuffin has been performed as a Christmas
play for the last three years and is currently being developed
into a screenplay. The possibilities are limitless!
Every Friday The Girl Blue Project has scheduled guests
to lecture and conduct
workshops. July 18th The Girl Blue Project learned how to
defend themselves. Mitchel Orquiola and his assistant, Eme
of Art Is Studios taught a fabulous self-defense workshop.
Don’t mess with GBP cause now the girls can kick some
On July 25th Alex Albert of Heavens Scent, aka The Shea
Butter Man, put the girls to work. They heated shea butter,
mixed it with fragrance, and packaged it. The girls left
with a few goods. Talk about the sweet smell of success,
How can we forget the inspirational words and the spiritual
voice of DreamWorks recording artist KINA! On August 1st
we were treated to a mini-concert. Not only did KINA sing,
the Girl Blue girls decided to hit a few notes—not
to mention a couple of staff members. It’s all on
video tape! Everybody is a ham when the cameras roll!
August 8th introduced poet/author Shari Randolph who performed
and taught a two-hour workshop on poetry. The girls collaborated
on a poem. Click on poetry. Shari is an amazing talent.
She will soon be opening a Creative Writing school of her
own. Good Luck, Shari!
August 15th: We are so lucky to have fashion designer,
Tuesday Conner visit. She will donate some fashions for
the performance. We can’t wait to see what she comes
Special Events: The Girl Blue Project was recently invited
to attend a taping of The New Reality Show on Fox. See photos.
It was a great experience and we know who the winner is
but “we’re not gonna tell”.