Women Who Wow Us: Spotlight 10 (Rona Siddiqui)
September 28, 2019
Women Who Wow Us: Spotlight 10. We interviewed Rona Siddiqui, an award-winning composer/lyricist and music director based in NYC. Her show Salaam Medina: Tales of a Halfghan, an autobiographical comedy about growing up bi-ethnic in America, will be receiving a workshop in the fall of 2019, and she is the recipient of this year’s Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award.
Women Who Wow Us: Week Six (Masi Asare)
August 12, 2019
Women Who Wow Us: Week Six. This week, we interviewed Masi Asare, the first-ever recipient of the Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award. Masi is a composer/lyricist, playwright, singer, and voice coach with a PhD in Performance Studies. This past April, she received an Emerging Artist Grant from the Theater Hall of Fame, and this past May, she received the Stacey Mindich “Go Write a Musical” award at The Lilly Awards.
Women Who Wow Us: Week Two (Anessa Marie)
July 15, 2019
Women Who Wow Us: Week Two. This week, we interviewed Anessa Marie, the co-founder and Associate Artistic Director of The Art Garage, a new NYC-based theatre company dedicated to producing Transgender/Gender Non-Conforming work. This year, Anessa was awarded the New York Musical Festival’s first-ever Artist Fellowship.