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Josie Oriana

Josie Oriana

She/They

Biography

Josie Oriana defies categorization, weaving a tapestry of artistic expression through music, puppetry, playwriting, and filmmaking. With fifteen years of experience igniting stages and screens, their creative spark knows no bounds.

As a composer and performer, Josie Oriana pushes the boundaries of experimental music, crafting soundscapes that resonate with depth and intrigue. Their captivating performances bring these sonic tapestries to life, immersing audiences in a journey of unexpected sonic exploration.

Beyond the musical realm, Josie Oriana breathes life into characters through the art of puppetry. As a builder and puppeteer, they meticulously craft marionettes and puppets, each imbued with a unique personality and captivating presence. Their ability to breathe life into these inanimate forms transcends the stage, captivating audiences of all ages.

But Josie Oriana’s talents extend far beyond the physical. As a playwright, they weave narratives that both challenge and entertain. With two full musicals and six thought-provoking ten-minute plays already under their belt, and several more scripts in the making, their words paint vivid worlds that resonate with audiences long after the curtain falls.

Whether through music, puppetry, or the power of words, Josie Oriana is a visionary artist who unveils hidden dimensions within seemingly ordinary things. Their artistic journey is a testament to the boundless potential of human creativity, inviting audiences to peer into worlds yet unseen and experience the magic that unfolds when imagination takes flight.

Professional Experience

  • Concerts/Cabaret
  • Education
  • TV/Film
  • Tours
  • Community Theatre
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Master’s Degree

Regions

  • LA/Southern California
  • San Francisco/Northern California

Interested in touring?

  • Yes

Maestra Expertise

  • Theatrical Lyricist
  • Songwriter
  • Sound Designer/Composer

Primary Instruments

  • Bass - Double/Electric
  • Disc Jockey
  • Electronic/Computer Music
  • Synthesizer
  • Theremin

Additional Skills

  • Theatrical Director
  • Playwright
  • Actor-Musician
  • Arts Administration
  • Script Supervisor