Had 2 chances this winter/spring to play the legendary Stone Pony in Asbury Park!! Did a great showcase of new bands in February, and then opened up for an awesome Genesis cover band in March. Hope to be back there this summer! Check out our website for future dates: smokeandmirrorsband.com
I am thrilled to announce that I am now a Teaching Artist with the New Jersey Performing Arts Center (NJPAC)! I will be working in their Arts & Education department, on various residencies throughout NJ during the school year.
Thrilled to be working with Premiere Stages once again as a Teaching Artist! We did some really fun playwriting workshops with a local YWCA working with children from 5 years old, up to adults. Everyone seemed to have a lot of fun, and we hope to continue working with them in the future!
I enjoyed another successful season at the Musical Theatre Workshop program at Summers at LREI! I directed 3 short musicals, Willy Wonka, Seussical & The Sound of Music. It was a wonderful experience for all involved, and I will truly miss my wonderful team :)
The Little Red School House (LREI) which has been my home for many years, has asked me to collaborate with the Fourth Grade on their musical this spring! The kids write the show with their teachers, which focuses on the lives of immigrants in NYC from around 1870-1920. I am teaching some basic drama workshops […]
So thrilled that I will be teaching a Jr. Musical Theatre class at the Paper Mill Playhouse this spring! The class is a mini-session for 5-8 year olds, to introduce them to the basics of musical theatre performance. I can’t wait to get started!!
Excited to announce that I have been hired to work as a Teaching Artist with Premiere Stages! The Playwriting Residency will take place at the Sunrise Senior Center in Westfield, NJ. I can’t wait to get started working with local seniors, helping to preserve their life stories through the art of theatre.
Had a great time performing with the powerhouse girl group Tre Bella! We did a private Christmas party at Casa Nova Restaurant in Staten Island, and a show for the seniors in Bayside, Queens at Ozanum Hall Nursing Home. Way to start off the holidays!!
Just shot a Doritos Spec Commercial, for their Crash The Superbowl Competition. Had a blast with little Ethan, being super silly between takes :). Crossing my fingers that we get selected!!
Booked a featured part in a new short film called Cape Town, about a little girl’s idea of a Super Hero. I play one of the Comic Sketch Artist Competitors, and I got to do some improv! Had a blast with a great cast & crew, and some pretty cool kids :) Can’t wait to […]
Had another great Vocal Ease show today in quaint Cobble Hill Brooklyn, at the Cobble Hill Health Center. Got to sing 6 songs, and SO many people were singing along! So much fun!
So excited for the release of my new web series: Asshole Approved! First time I was so involved in a project from beginning to end. I created, wrote, produced, directed and acted in it with my good friend Danielle Montezinos. I even helped editing with my friend and DP Mike Polizzi from the Dead Drunk […]
Did a show with Vocal Ease today at the DeWitt Nursing home on the Upper East Side in NYC. I just love having the opportunity to sing the music I love, with other wonderful artists, for such a grateful audience :)
Shot a TV Spot for PBS Thirteen, for gaining viewer subscriptions to their station. Will air this October for a 13 week run, with a possible extension. Make sure to watch this fall!
Did some background work on an Industrial called “Women in Science.” Don’t I look smart?
Just finished shooting a new comic web series that I created, co-wrote, co-produced, co-directed AND acted in with my good friend Danielle Montezinos! Hope to have it up online this November… stay tuned!
After many happy years in NYC, I am now a proud resident of the Garden State!! Looking forward to spending time with our new neighbors!
I had a blast at Summers at LREI this season directing Beauty & The Beast, The Wizard of Oz & I especially enjoyed helping the kids to write an original show for Session 3 this year, which they titled “Lights Camera Action!” We had lots of returning campers, and a few new kids as well […]
Dead Drunk was selected and screened with rave reviews at the Macabre Film Festival!! Creator Mike Polizzi won for Best Soundtrack!!
The drinking dead continues!! Just shot the next video in the Dead Drunk Series this past weekend entitle Dead Drunk Returns, and had a blast! Check it out at along with some fun bloopers at flickgorilla.com
“Dead Drunk” was accepted into the NYC Horror Film Festival!!!! It will be screened at the Festival’s kick off party on Wednesday, November 7th at “Times Scare” 669 8th Avenue @42nd Street, NYC BANDS, SHORTS, BOOZE Doors open at 7:30pm www.nychorrorfest.com www.timesscarenyc.com
I am performing July 27th & 28th in My Perfect Pet at the New York Musical Theatre Festival! I play a Mom & a Teacher in this adorable family musical with music and lyrics by Jeff Eisenberg, creator of Junior Jam. For more info & tickets visit: www.nymf.org
This awesome little film called Dead Drunk was shot in just a few short hours, and entirely on an iphone. That’s right….an IPHONE! I couldn’t believe it either! You really can’t tell, it’s amazing! It’s also my first silent film. Who knew I could be quiet for that long! HA! www.flickgorilla.com
I had SO much fun performing with Fama Jama Sing Song at the West Side YMCA’s Grosvenor House! The show was the culmination of the Y’s Healthy Kids Day, featuring Junior Jam, Erin Lee & The Up Past Bedtime Band, Patricia Shih, Feldiken, and The Rock Doves. It was a full house and everyone had […]