Past Appearances


CONVENTIONS

  • Santa Rosa Toy Show

  • September 24


THEATRE

Paul Lisnek and General manager James Jensen of Porchlight Theatre and Kathy opening night of In the Heights Wonderful musical by Lin-Manuel Miranda who created and was the star of the Broadway hit Hamilton In The Heights has now receivedgreat reviews and a standing ovation that night!

  • Live with Paul Lisnek and Local Actors at Annoyance Theatre
  • Friday, September 9
  • Enjoy Kathy on stage at the Annoyance Theatre along with her friend Paul Lisnek and a host of excellent Chicago Actors appearing in Mark Roberts Unsold pilots Mark is the brilliant writer of Twi and a Galf men and then the writer/creator  of Mike and Molly.  Maybe new life will be breathed into the shows by the sterling cast!
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BOOK SIGNINGS


CONVENTIONS

Northeast Comic Con

  • June 18-19, 2016
  • Shriners Auditorium
    Wilmington, MA

CHARITY EVENTS

  • Sunday, May 22, 2016, 4pm - 10pm
  • The Anaheim White House
    887 S Anaheim Blvd
    Anaheim, CA 92805
  • A CLASSIC TV NITE OF DREAMS

The biggest, brightest, and most elegant, black-tie Classic TV Charity Event and Fundraising Gala Dinner of the Year is soon up on us: A CLASSIC TV NITE OF DREAMS - May 22 - Anaheim White House ...which will be hosted by the lovely Kathy Garver ("Family Affair"), with special guest stars Paul Michael Glaser ("Starsky & Hutch"), Stanley Livingston ("My Three Sons"), Paul Petersen ("The Donna Reed Show"), Sherry Alberoni ("The Mouseketeers"), and Chris York (son of Dick York, the first Darrin on "Bewitched"), and classic TV historian Barry Barsamian, both of whom will be presenting rare and personal items that belonged to Dick York and Lucille Ball. The proceeds of this event will be divided between the Classic TV Preservation Society, the Donna Reed Foundation for the Performing Arts, and Caterina's Club (which feeds thousands of hungry children every week.) This CLASSIC TV NITE OF DREAMS is one you don't want to miss! Click on the link below, and purchase your TAX-DEDUCTIBLE tickets TODAY. http://niteofdreams.com/event/a-classic-tv-nite-of-dreams/

 
 
 
 

APPEARANCES

Omaha Film Event

Kathy received the commemorative pictorial postmark with her photo and that of Charlton Heston's photo.


CONVENTIONS

Come join Paul Petersen and Kathy at the a wonderful retro radio convention next weekend.  They will be appearing live on stage presenting radio recreations at the Great Lakes Nostalgia Convention April 7-9 at the Radisson in Kalamazoo Michigan  The shows consist of Mr and Mrs. North, Life of Reilly and Gunsmoke - great classic shows which got their beginning on radio before they segued to TV.  See you there!


INTERVIEWS

Comic Book Central

August 1, 2015, Episode 88
Spider friends...GO FOR IT! heating things up in the Lair this week is the amazingly talented actress who brought Firestar to life on Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends Kathy Garver!


TELEVISION

Kathy Cast as Dorothea Mae Clements in the new television western series Big Sky.


CONVENTIONS

Smallville ComicCon

Kathy is a guest at the exciting Smallville Comic Con to be held in, you guessed it Smallville Kansas, home of Superman. It is actually Hutchinson, Kansas but the name was changed for the weekend to protect the innocent. Join Kathy and other guests as they participate in panels sign autographs and have a rousing good time with cos play and games!


FILM

Executive Ranks

Kathy completes her role in the upcoming film Executive Ranks costarring Lana Wood, Larry Thomas, and Joe Estevez

Kathy in her role as executive Ms. Jones

Kathy in her role as executive Ms. Jones

Kathy with director John Norton

Kathy with director John Norton


APPEARANCES


Nostalgia Expo

Kathy doing a recreation from the radio show Dragnet. Kathy stars as Our Miss Brooks in the radio recreation of the same name

Kathy doing a recreation from the radio show Dragnet. Kathy stars as Our Miss Brooks in the radio recreation of the same name

Kathy wins the trivia contest at the Nostalgia Expo with her Very smart team!

Kathy wins the trivia contest at the Nostalgia Expo with her Very smart team!

Kathy sings the farewell song with Don Ranbow the director and Michael Helms actor and producer.

Kathy sings the farewell song with Don Ranbow the director and Michael Helms actor and producer.


TELEVISION


Channel 12, WKRC in Cincinnati

Kathy is interviewed by Shiela Gray on Channel 12, WKRC in Cincinnati to promote her new book Surviving Cissy.

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Click the picture above to view the interview

Fox 19 in Cincinnati

Kathy also visits Fox 19 in Cincinnati and is interviewed by new father Frank Marzullo to promote Surviving Cissy and the Nostalgia Expo.


Click the picture above to view the interview

Click the picture above to view the interview

MeTV: You and Me This Morning

  • May 7, 2015, 7:10 am CT
  • Click to watch the video interview

Kathy appears on You and Me this Morning in Chicago interviewed by the sterling hosts Jeanne Sparrow and Melissa Forman.


Declara Commercial

Kathy appears in an infomercial for Declara in Northern  California


CISCO Commercial

The wonderful actor George Mcguire and Kathy play a couple in a commercial for Cisco


RADIO


AM 560 The Answer: Fly By Night

Kathy returns to the Windy City via the air waves for an in depth radio interview with the erudite and witty Ken Sevara on his show Fly by Night.


The Morgan Show

I will be on the air with "Professor of Trivia" and award winning personality Morgan White Jr. on WBZ NewsRadio 1030 in Boston tonight (Friday) just after midnight Eastern/9:00 p.m. Pacific. If you are in the Northeast, please tune in, or listen online from anywhere at http://boston.cbslocal.com/station/wbz-news-radio/. If you want to call in with a question, the studio number is 617-254-1030 OR 888-WBZ-1030. For more info visit Morgan’s website at http://www.triviamorganwhitejr.com/.


The Mike Martini Show

I'll be having a martini Thursday afternoon. MIKE Martini, that is. That's right-- I will be on the Mike Martini Show on Cincinnati's WMKV 89.3 FM at 4:00 p.m. Eastern time, chatting about Cincinnati Nostalgia Expo coming up on Friday and Saturday. You can listen online at wmkvfm.org!


AWARDS PRESENTATIONS


Museum of Broadcast Communications: Broadcast Award

Kathy presents a Broadcast Award to the Kellogg creatives for their now iconic creation of iconic Snap Crackle and Pop characters at the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago 5-10pm in The Paul Lisnek Gallery, Paul, A friend of Kathy's will display one of the pieces of jewelry from Family Affair she donated to him for his gallery in the museum.

Kathy with Paul Morris the Cat who also received an award that night.

Kathy with Paul Morris the Cat who also received an award that night.

Kathy with Paul Lisnek, erudite raconteur, TV host for politic analysis for WGN and Comcast and Tony the Tiger

Kathy with Paul Lisnek, erudite raconteur, TV host for politic analysis for WGN and Comcast and Tony the Tiger

Kathy shows off her Family Affair memorabilia hung in The Paul Lisnek gallery wing of the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago.

Kathy shows off her Family Affair memorabilia hung in The Paul Lisnek gallery wing of the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago.


CABLE TELEVISION


Decades

  • May 6

The new network Decades plays host to Kathy as Kelli interviews her about the culture of the 60's and the significance Family Affair played in reflecting the social mores of that time.


CONVENTIONS


WonderCon 2015

Meet Kathy at WonderCon on Saturday, April 4

Kathy with Incredible Hulk Lou Ferrigno

Kathy with  Marc McClure the Young Jimmie Olson from Superman


    Appearances: Pasadena Comic and Toy Show

    Kathy finds a beautiful baby to love at the Pasadena Toy Show




    OTHER APPEARANCES


    Guest Speaker for the Special Forces Association

    • March 18
    • Concord, CA
     

    Kathy is speaker and guest at SFA - Special Forces Association in Concord California. What a pleasure a to meet the Green Berets and Seals who bravely defend our country!


    Appearances: Geras Tousignant Gallery Opening in San Francisco

    • March 17
    • San Francisco

    Shown here with The Fabulous Beekman Boys (from the reality show on the Cooking Channel) Brent Ridge and Josh Killmer-Purcell, with Barry Barsamian on the left and Gallery owner James Geras on the right


    River Song

    • January 14, 2015
    • Playbill. " 'Walking Dead' Actor Will Star in Tom Sawyer Musical River Song, With Music by 'Mary Poppins' Composers". Read more
    • Broadway World. "Tom Sawyer Musical RIVER SONG Will Premiere at Niswonger Performing Arts Center". Read more.

    The LA Beat

    • January 7, 2015
    • "Kathy Garver: From Cissy to Spiderman–Still Going Strong in a Dynamic Career that Sizzles!". Read more.

    Radio: The Goodtime Gold Midday Show

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    Kathy has a great time with Tim Lambert as he interviews her on WKAC The Goodtime Gold Midday Show


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    Radio: The Ray Carr Show

    Kathy gives a fun interview about her new stage musical  River Song - The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, her new book  and her classic TV series Family Affair on Friday January 20. Tune in or follow on the web for a little joy in your day.

    The Ray Carr Show is on "WCSB" .The link is WCSB.ORG--or --RAYCARRAM.COM. The Show runs 7am-9am Tuesdays on WCSB locally in Cleveland, Ohio-- its 89.3FM on the dial. Kathy's interview will air live starting at 8:40am


    Press Release: Book Deals

    • October 4, 2014
    • Taylor Trade Publishing an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield; lands a two book deal with entertainment dynamo Kathy Garver. Read more.

    The Mom and Pop Shop

    Kathy tapes a radio interview for the Mom and Pop Shop internet show with George Bettinger as host.


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    The Chronicle News

    • September

    Kathy films  an interview for the web interview series Chronicle News


    The Los Angeles Beat

    • September 28

    Jennifer Hugus interviews Kathy for LA Beat magazine; watch for release date!

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    The Courts Celebrities in Hollywood

    • September 26, 4 PM - 9 PM
    • September 27, 10 AM  4 PM
    • Burbank Mariott Hotel

    Kathy is a guest at Courts Celebrities in Hollywood appearing on behalf of the charity A Minor Consideration to benefit young actors. 


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    SolTrans Commercial

    • Wednesday, September 24, 2014

    Kathy's commercial for SolTrans begins playing on the media


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    Toyota Commercial

    • Wenesday, September 24, 2014

    Kathy tapes a commercial for Toyota


    Mom, Murder, and Me

    Mom, Murder, and Me, Kathy's film in which she stars as Mom Joan will make its world wide premiere at the California Independent Film Festival at the beautiful Orinda Theatre in Orinda.  The movie starts at 4:00 pm.

    Tickets are available at: www.CAIFF.org

     Watch the trailer:

     
    Kathy with writer-director heather Donnell at the beautiful Orinda Theatre  in front of the Mom, Murder and Me poster awaiting start of film's premier showing

    Kathy with writer-director heather Donnell at the beautiful Orinda Theatre  in front of the Mom, Murder and Me poster awaiting start of film's premier showing

    Shown her with producer/cinematographer Chris Smith  before the showing.

    Shown her with producer/cinematographer Chris Smith  before the showing.

    Onstage after the the premiere for question/answer session

    Onstage after the the premiere for question/answer session


    Foodie Taste Kitchen

    • September 16

    A new service - Foodie Taste Kitchen - has emerged in Napa valley and Kathy  has been tapped to do the promos. Here she is shown with co-creators Drew Brewer and Abigail O'Connor.


    Speaking Engagement at the Brigham Young University Theatre Arts Graduate Program

    • Wednesday, September 10, 2014 – Saturday, September 20, 2014
    • 9:00am

    Kathy is a special guest at Brigham Young University, speaking to the Theatre Arts Graduate students and touring the beautiful campus and archives of Cecil B. DeMille - director of one of her first movies - The Ten Commandments.

    BYU, Brigham Young University finds Kathy at the BYU TV studio. Shown here with Ralph Tobias head of marketing:

    BYU, Brigham Young University finds Kathy at the BYU TV studio. Shown here with Ralph Tobias head of marketing:

    Kathy speaking to the graduate students for a theater/film forum on  one of the stages in the wonderful BYU arts building. Shown with Ann Sward-hansen

    Kathy speaking to the graduate students for a theater/film forum on  one of the stages in the wonderful BYU arts building. Shown with Ann Sward-hansen

    At the LDS studio with Scott Boyter, Kathy's host at BYU and Peter Czerny.

    At the LDS studio with Scott Boyter, Kathy's host at BYU and Peter Czerny.

    Kathy at the Joseph Smith memorial building before attending and being introduced at the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's rehearsal

    Kathy at the Joseph Smith memorial building before attending and being introduced at the Mormon Tabernacle Choir's rehearsal


    Family Tree Recipe

    • Sunday, August 17, 2014
    • 12:00am – 1:00am

    Kathy will be hosting 4  more episodes of her new online show Family Tree Recipe shooting in the beautiful Napa valley this time around.

    www.familytreerecipetv.com

    www.firstrun.tv

    Check it out! 

    Do You have a recipe to contribute to the show? Send it to info@familytreerecipe.com!

    Host Kathy Garver with guest Veronica and her wok-cooked chicken and rice

    Host Kathy Garver with guest Veronica and her wok-cooked chicken and rice

    Shown her with  the Parker family and their award winning mini cheesecake bites with cherry topping

    Shown her with  the Parker family and their award winning mini cheesecake bites with cherry topping