Telly Daw talks fast and thinks faster to succeed on the bleeding edge of photonics. Precision and chaos dominate a relentless 10-year journey to prove her reach can exceed her grasp. Sylvia Loehndorf stars in Fibonacci Ascending by Shawn Overton, Fed by Fire Productions’ return to The Whitefire Theatre. Jeni Jones directs.
Content warning: alcohol, drowning
Masks are encouraged but not required.
Sylvia Loehndorf is an actor, comedian, and producer. Fibonacci Ascending marks her return to the stage after two kids, a global pandemic, and the allure of promotions at a steady day job in communications. Los Angeles audiences may remember her as Grumio in 50 Shades of Shrew (Broads’ Word Ensemble), Alice in Closer (Fed by Fire Productions), and host of Ladies’ Room Comedy Night.
Jeni Jones has worked in entertainment for 30 years as a director, screenwriter, playwright, actor, dancer, rapper, producer, editor, martial artist, and radio host. She has spent her life navigating behind the camera and performing in front of it, as well as walking stages of all sizes. Jeni earned her BA in Theatre Directing & English Literature from Fordham University in NYC & her MFA in Film Directing from CalArts.
During her career, Jeni has worked as an Executive at several film companies during which time she has been credited for her creative contributions to numerous feature films.
Her recent direction WOMEN ON THEVERGE earned the production an NAACP Theatre Award and sold-out run. She also directed the award-winning short film CLUBRAT$, which was used to raise awareness for RAINN and has gone on to win multiple awards, including several “Best Direction” Awards.
Jeni Jones has several film and theatre projects currently in development and is thrilled to be a part of Whitefire Solofest 2024.