Beneath My Father’s Sky 2016 in the U.K.

Beneath My Father’s Sky Zara Phillips Adoption play
When: February 21, 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Premier’s in the U.K. Beneath My Fathers’ Sky, written and performed by Zara Phillips and directed by Eliza and Eric Roberts debuted to a sold-out crowd in 2013,  returned in 2014 and is making its UK premier on February 21st  at Upstairs at The Gatehouse! Once again, Phillips examines the emotions and complexities inherent in adopted family dynamics. In Beneath My Fathers’ Sky, after Zara’s adoptive mother dies and she’s left to care for distant adoptive father, she takes a dream-like journey and comes face-to-face with the biological father she’s never known and the sister who never existed. Zara Phillips wears several hats. She has been a known figure in the adoption world for several years for her writing, collaborations and award-winning documentary Roots Unknown and for speaking at several conferences and events that deal with the issues of adoption. She is author of Mother Me, a personal testament of her own experience with adoption and an examination of the complexities of the issues that surround the subject, published in the UK and US, a singer songwriter who collaborated with such musicians as Run DMC (Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels) for the single, “I’m Legit”. Now she has added ‘playwright’ to her list…

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Zara with ReW & WhO

When: July 8, 2015 @ 4:15 pm – 4:30 pm

Hostess, ReW StaRR, is an artist w/ a passion & a plan to get everyone WaRHoL’z promised 15 minutes of fame– inTerviewz w/ LiVe performances, & fun fun fun… alwayz informative & alwayzzzz surprizes…join the audience…or be a gueSt! 😉 *Rew & WhO?* is taped LIVE every WedNesday in NYC (Ottos ShRunKen Head TiKi Bar) & one fridaY a month in BK (bRanDed SaLooN) from 4-6pm. With LOTS of special events broadcasted worldwide.

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Zara on Rutgers Radio’s Scott Einhorn Show

When: July 20, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Listen to Zara live at http://radio.rutgers.edu/listen-live/ About  Rutgers Radio Founded in 1948, WRSU-FM is one of the oldest college radio stations in the nation. Since its inception as WRSU-AM, the station has evolved through many styles, including oldies, top 40, and its transition in the 1980s, to the variety of sounds it is renowned for today. WRSU on-air personalities range from first-semester Rutgers freshmen to longtime alumni and community members, and all are engaged in the long-standing WRSU tradition of designing their own playlists. WRSU boasts many shows featuring specialty programming, with Sunday devoted primarily to the sounds of world music. The station broadcasts all Rutgers football and basketball games from around the country, and is the flagship radio station of the Rutgers Womens’ Basketball team. WRSU news broadcasts a variety of news updates and issues talk shows, sending student reporters into the streets for original stories.

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Adoption UnMasked Workshop

Adoption paretns weekend Hyde School CT
When: September 25, 2015 – September 26, 2015 all-day
Where: Hyde School ME, 616 High Street, Bath, ME 04530, USA

For the Family Adoption Weekend at the Hyde School in Maine , Zara will be working directly with teens and their families as part of her Adoption UnMasked Workshop Hyde School is a network of college preparatory schools dedicated to the development of character and leadership in students and families. The Hyde New England private boarding schools, located in Woodstock, Connecticut and Bath, Maine, focus on helping students in grades 9 – 12 and post-graduate studies, reveal their character and develop the confidence they need through self-discovery, rigorous academics, and parental involvement. Hyde School students are uniquely prepared to navigate the tough choices they face in everyday life.  

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Adoption UnMasked Workshop

Adoption paretns weekend Hyde School CT
When: September 18, 2015 – September 19, 2015 all-day
Where: Hyde School CT, 150 Connecticut 169, Woodstock, CT 06281, USA

For the Family Adoption Weekend at the Hyde School in Connecticut , Zara will be working directly with teens and their families as part of her Adoption UnMasked Workshop Hyde School is a network of college preparatory schools dedicated to the development of character and leadership in students and families. The Hyde New England private boarding schools, located in Woodstock, Connecticut and Bath, Maine, focus on helping students in grades 9 – 12 and post-graduate studies, reveal their character and develop the confidence they need through self-discovery, rigorous academics, and parental involvement. Hyde School students are uniquely prepared to navigate the tough choices they face in everyday life.  

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Adoption UnMasked Workshop

When: August 27, 2015 – August 28, 2015 all-day
Where: Cherokee Creek Boys School, 198 Cooper Road, Westminster, SC 29693, USA

For the Family Adoption Weekend at the Cherokee Creek Boys School, Zara will be working directly with teens and their families as part of her Adoption UnMasked Workshop Cherokee Creek Boys School is a therapeutic boarding school nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge mountains in Westminster, South Carolina. Our talented staff provides a warm and nurturing environment for 40 boys — ages 10-15 in grades 5 through 9 — to discover a sense of hope and optimism for their future. Our mission is to“challenge boys and their families to discover what is real and true about themselves and the world around them.” All elements of our program support this mission of investigation and self-discovery… for the entire family!  

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Music at Trend in NJ

Singer songwriter Zara Phillips
When: June 13, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Trend Coffee & Tea House, 411 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042, USA

Zara & Rick; duo fantastico, performing as solo and duet. Trend Coffee & Tea House is located in the heart of Montclair in the oldest house built in 1860 which has a unique charismatic feeling while sipping their signature coffees and teas that are freshly brewed.  

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Beneath My Father’s Sky 2015

Beneath My Father’s Sky Zara Phillips Adoption play
When: November 5, 2015 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: United Solo Theatre Festival, 410 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036, USA

Returns To United Solo Festival 11/5/15 Beneath My Fathers’ Sky, written and performed by Zara Phillips and directed by Eliza and Eric Roberts debuted to a sold-out crowd in 2013,  returend in 2014 and is back again this November 5th atUnited Solo Festival! Once again, Phillips examines the emotions and complexities inherent in adopted family dynamics. In Beneath My Fathers’ Sky, after Zara’s adoptive mother dies and she’s left to care for distant adoptive father, she takes a dream-like journey and comes face-to-face with the biological father she’s never known and the sister who never existed. Zara Phillips wears several hats. She has been a known figure in the adoption world for several years for her writing, collaborations and award-winning documentary Roots Unknown and for speaking at several conferences and events that deal with the issues of adoption. She is author of Mother Me, a personal testament of her own experience with adoption and an examination of the complexities of the issues that surround the subject, published in the UK and US, a singer songwriter who collaborated with such musicians as Run DMC (Darryl ‘DMC’ McDaniels) for the single, “I’m Legit”. Now she has added ‘playwright’ to her list of roles in the artistic…

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Amelia Island Book Festival Kick Off Concert Features Music and Words with Zara Phillips

When: February 19, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 801 Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach, FL 32034, USA

Amelia Island Book Festival   FESTIVAL KICK OFF With musician/author Zara Phillips Sponsored by Debonair Thursday, February 19, 2015 Doors open at 6:30 pm 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm St. Peter’s Episcopal Church Refreshments Served $20 -Members $25 -Non-Members A dynamic and engaging songwriter and singer, Zara Phillips’ strong lyrical themes and powerful melodies create music that is both thought provoking and entertaining.  The London-born entertainer/author, began her career working as a back up vocalist for Bob Geldorf, Live Aid Creator. She has written a one-woman show, Beneath My Father’s Sky which debuted November 12, 2014 and produced a CD, When The Rain Stops, with Grammy Award winner, Ted Perlman.  In 2008, she produced an adoption documentary entitledRoots, Unknown which won Best Homegrown Documentary at the Garden State Film Festival in New Jersey. She then wrote her well-known book, Mother Me, about Zara’s journey to motherhood from an adoptee’s point of view, a compelling and personal memoir.

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