Tracy Newman was a TV writer/producer for 20 years. She started as a staff writer on Cheers. In 1997, she won an Emmy and a Peabody Award for co-writing the ground-breaking “coming out” episode ofEllen. In 2001 she co-created the ABC comedy, According to Jim. Tracy has been playing guitar since she was 14 and is now a fulltime singer/songwriter. Her band is called Tracy Newman and the Reinforcements. CDs: “A Place in the Sun,” “I Just See You,” and a CD/Coloring Book combo for children called, “I Can Swing Forever.”
Also a selection of works from Charlotte’s Shorts by Tracy Newman’s daughter Charlotte Dean will be performed by two of LA’s best comedic taletns – Lynne Stewart & Bridget Sienna.