Press Room

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News Headlines

Right Next to Disneyland: Theater Meets Faith

Garden Grove, CA—For the first time in modern history, the Catholic Church and the arts are coming together in a unique collaboration that will bring the faith to life in a dramatic way.

My Son the Artist

Our son, John, just graduated from college with a degree in Painting. He shook up the art department a bit with his senior show: a series of large paintings on seven of the Stations of the Cross. Without going into a lot of details, let me just say that it was a struggle—a personal Way of the Cross.

Theresa says, "Thank you!"

This story is just too personal. On a warm evening in March, some friends invited my husband and me to a performance of Faustina: Messenger of Divine Mercy at St. Mark’s Church in The Villages, Florida. Little did I know that this performance would heal a painful chapter of my life.

Acting like Therese--An Interview with Audrey Ahern

Has playing St. Thérèse changed you? Absolutely! This role has brought me closer to Christ – I feel Him at work in my life in a way that I have not experienced before. I have to ask myself daily, "Am I living up to the example that Thérèse set?"

Your Boys Become Our Priests--Why Not?

"You have convinced me!" That's what one boy told Leonardo after a Vianney performance at the Quo Vadis vocation retreat in Oregon.

Thérèse Drama Surprises Audiences

Saint Luke Productions' live production, "Thérèse: The Story of a Soul," starring Texas-based actress Audrey Ahern, is currently touring North America and receiving enthusiastic reviews. This tour coincides with the historic canonization on October 18th of the parents of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux, Zelie and Louis Martin.