Orihana Aide Calcines
Orihana Calcines is a (song)writer, translator, and artist. She is based in the Netherlands and is working on several musical theatre projects.
She has translated "Dear Evan Hansen" with Mikel van Dijk and "Waitress" and "Mean Girls" with writing partner Ryan van der Heijden. In 2020, she released her first song "Trying to Fly". She is currently writing the music and libretto of her first musical "Stardust - A New Musical".
In the summer of 2019, she attended workshops at The Juilliard School, Broadway Teaching Group, The New York Songspace, Natalie Weiss, The 92Y School of Music and Jazz at Lincoln Center. That winter she was part of the M-Lab Masterclasses in the Netherlands led by Koen van Dijk, with lessons from Paul de Munnik and Dick van den Heuvel, among others.
Currently, she is working as a translator on 'Disney's AIDA' directed by Schele Williams and written by David Henry Hwang with her writing partner Ryan van der Heijden.
Orihana works as a lyricist, songwriter, and translator in the Netherlands, whilst pursuing international collaborations.
- Other Countries
Interested in touring?
- Theatrical Composer (Music and Lyrics)
- Theatrical Composer (Music only)
- Theatrical Lyricist
- Theatrical Bookwriter
- Vocal Director and/or Choral Prep
- Music Assistant
- Vocal Arranger
- Music Transcriber
- Theatrical Director
- Script Supervisor
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