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Private: Out of the Shadows

“What starts as a seemingly generic detective piece, intensifies into a tangled battle of morals. In a low budget drama that largely takes place in a single room, the performances must carry the story; and both Blackwood and Bainum deliver on all counts. “

—Phillip Grove,Medium

BWW Review: MAMMA MIA! at 5-Star Theatricals

“Sandy Bainum plays the promiscuous cougar Tanya to the hilt and does a nice job on “Does Your Mother Know,” her condescending anti-vamp solo sung to rebuff Pepper (Christopher Jewell Valentin), a cabana boy-on-the-make who is no match for her wiles.”

—Cary Ginell,BROADWAY WORLD

5-Star Theatricals Triumphantly Returns with an Enlivening ‘Mamma Mia!’

“Sandy Bainum and Lisa Dyson are exemplary casting personified. Bainum is commanding in her blue bikini and chiffon neon cover-up, as she teases and pushes Christopher Jewell Valentin’s Pepper (one of the hotel staff members along with Eddie, played by Anthony Broccoli) during “Does Your Mother Know.””

—ByImaan Jalali,LA Excites

Donna: Stronger Than Pretty Official Trailer

“‘Donna: Stronger Than Pretty’ is based on the true life story of DonnaMarie Martino, who contributed to the film’s story. The drama was co-written by Pat Branch and DonnaMarie’s son, Jaret Martino, who also served as the director and an executive producer. In addition to Amundsen, the drama also stars Catherine Daddario, Sandy Bainum, Steve Barkman, Mikel Butler, Kiera Capitanio, Anthony Coppola, James Cribbins and James Aronson.”

—Karen Benardello,Shock Ya!

“Stuck”

“Such concerns the goings-on of George (Blackwood) and Helen Simon (Sandy Bainum). They are a couple from New York, employed in advertising, who are thrust into a situation of dire emergency. The duo bought a machine of an erotic nature…”

—Andrew Buckner,A Word of Dreams
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