So, this actress/comedian walks into a Presbyterian church ...
Sounds like the setup to a great punch line, doesn't it? Well, here's the thing - it kind of is. But it's also the very true story of Lesley Abrams' life, Phase 2.
Pastor Lesley Abrams, center, leads her congregation in prayer. The local theater actress and improv comedian was recently commissioned as a lay pastor, although she jokingly refers to her commissioning as a coronation.
Arizona Theatre Company is wrapping up its fiscal year with a windfall - an anonymous Arizona donor has given a $500,000 unrestricted gift to the company. That's the largest gift the company has ever received.