Inner Voices - Sex, Intimacy, and Aging
In this poignant performance, Hedda now comes out from her usual director's role and emerges as an actor in this new and exciting venture on stage.
Performance Trailer Coming Soon!
This performance premiered at the Sarasolo Festival in Sarasota, Florida on February 4, 2018 and won the Sarasolo Queen's Medal For Valour Award. Performances of the play can be booked alone or accompanied by a topic discussion. The play was written and performed by Hedda Matza- Haughton, if you are interested in booking a performance of Inner Voices: Sex, Intimacy, and Aging please contact her here.
Herald Tribune Article
"Inner Voices: “Sex, Intimacy and Aging” with Hedda Matza-Haughton explores the topic through the eyes and souls of four different characters. All roles are performed by Matza-Haughton, who is an actor, drama director, teaching artist, social worker, consultant, and health educator. She is the president and founder of For the Health of It Consultation Services, co-chair of Arts for Health Sarasota-Manatee, Inc., and creator of the nationally acclaimed “Laugh For the Health of It” and improvisational drama program “Words Not Spoken.” This event will be held March 7, 2:30-4 p.m., at Temple Beth Sholom. Cost is $15."
On the radio show RESET on January 2pm on WSLR 96.5PM, hedda shared information about her upcoming performances of her play, Inner Voices: Sex, Intimacy, and Aging on January 11th and March 7th. She was also joined by Lonnetta Gaines, a volunteer at the North Sarasota Library and actor at West Coast Black theatre, who shared her impressions of being in the audience during Hedda’s play.
On the show, Hedda uses her uplifting spirit and energy to inform listeners of her one woman show entitled Inner Voices: Sex, Intimacy and Aging, which premiered on February 4th at the Sarasolo Festival. Hedda also discusses her dynamic background in integrating drama into her education and prevention programming entitled “Words Not Spoken,” and her exciting work and political activism in communities throughout the United States.
Play the recording below to listen to Hedda Matza- Haughton as the first live guest on WSLR 96.5 FM Sarasota Community Radio station’s program, Radio RESET. This program, hosted by Sharon Folta every Wednesday, celebrates female voices in music, verse, activism and community. You can find more on Radio RESET on their website.January 2018
Along with being a guest on Radio RESET, had an interview about the performance published in the Sarasota Herald Tribune on page 9.Find the article here (PDF)
In preparation for the premiere, Hedda also held a workshop at the Friendship Center in Sarasota, Fl where she performed exerpts from and discussed the topics of her play Inner Voices: Sex, Intimacy & Aging.
From the Sarasolo Festival
Sex, Intimacy, & Aging
Written & Performed by
Actor, Director, & Consultant
Award Winning Performance
at Sarasolo Festival 2018
"Words Not Spoken" Menu:
"For the Health of It" Consultation Services
5477 New Covington Drive, Sarasota, Florida, 34233 (formerly of New York City) Office: 941-923-7477 · Fax: 941-923-7377 · Email:firstname.lastname@example.org