Blog - Jeanne Demers
Hitched

Hitched

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While housesitting for friends in the Hamptons I meet Richard - who turns out to be the love of my...
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Step Up Mentorship

Step Up Mentorship

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Presenting to Step Up's college-bound high school girls and their mentors. Their trajectory is to “graduate high school confident on...
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Self Acceptance Skill Building

Self Acceptance Skill Building

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With Emily-Anne at St. John's University in NYC equipping  young women with skills to “bring kind attention to some of...
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Flawd

Flawd

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The impact of WeStopHate (over 1 million video views!) leads to a book deal. We co-author (and I illustrate!) FLAWD...
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ThinkPeace Workshop

ThinkPeace Workshop

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I go to the Berlin-Brandenburg International School in Germany to work with girls who are part of “the global girl...
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Girls Empowerment Network

Girls Empowerment Network

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I move to Austin, TX where I go into schools all over Austin. Here learning the "Break the Chain" and...
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Anti-Bullying Movement

Anti-Bullying Movement

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I meet 15-year old Emily-Anne Rigal who uses her love of creating hilarious YouTube videos to start the anti-bullying movement,...
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The Ruby Books

The Ruby Books

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Believing girl-energy to be some of the most potent stuff on the planet, I use the cartoon character I created...
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Insight Meditation Society

Insight Meditation Society

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After completing a three month silent retreat at IMS in Barre, MA  I decide "this is the life for me"...
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The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey

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I align with the Center for Creative Education (CCE) to further develop the Hero's Journey after-school programs and bring them...
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The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey

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After 15 years it’s time to leave NYC and I end up in Woodstock, NY. With the help of a...
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The Poet-O Years

The Poet-O Years

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I meet Poet-O - an enchanting if paranoid schizophrenic street poet. In spite of our 50 year age difference, we...
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One Person Shows

One Person Shows

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Out of heartbreak (musicians will do that) comes my first one-person show, Unanswered Letters: Excerpts from The Jeanne Books. It...
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The Cocktail Party

The Cocktail Party

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When you do classical theatre in rotating rep, you play a lot of different roles. Here I am playing Celia...
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Jean Cocteau Repertory

Jean Cocteau Repertory

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Immediately out of my acting conservatory training I get a job as a company member of the esteemed Jean Cocteau...
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