Beth Blatt

Theatre Writer, Songwriter, Performer

BIO

 

Beth’s award-winning work has been performed at Lincoln Center, the Kennedy Center, the UN, in New York City, across the US, and in Asia and Europe. She has earned awards and grants from the New York Musical Festival (NYMF), the National Art Song competition, 2nd Stage, the O’Neill Theatre Center, the Dramatists’ Guild and the Jonathan Larson Foundation. Her musical The Mistress Cycle has been produced in New York, London, twice in Chicago and DC. She has received commissions from The Village Theatre and TheatreWorks USA.

 

Beth is also the founder of Hope Sings, the for-benefit music business whose mission is to harness the power of song and true, inspiring story to support women. Notable projects include the anthem for UN Women, the first-ever anthem for a UN agency, which she produced and for which she wrote the lyric.

…the kind of morally challenging, aesthetically accomplished work that could thrive with audiences who don’t need to feel good to enjoy musical theater.” 

Variety

…an extraordinary and exquisite chamber musical…

a beguiling piece of musical theatre…

Broadwayworld.com

I want to express my deep gratitude for lending your musical talent to UN Women
to create the first theme song of a UN agency. Our launch of ‘One Woman’ was
an unprecedented success in drawing attention to women’s empowerment.”

Michelle Bachelet, UN Women - Executive Director

Are You Me and Gallery Samba – Prospect Theatre/Julia Murney

One Woman

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

April 24, 2020

"Flock It" - A Brand-New Musical

chosen for on-line reading by

24 Hour Plays

November 17, 2019

"Frank" - a short play

inspired by the New York Society Library

53 E. 79th Street, NYC NY

2pm

September 29, 2019

In Her Words - Refugee Women Stories on Stage

Bedford Playhouse, Bedford NY 1pm

Musical pre-show of original songs inspired by refugees at 12:30

June 20, 2018

 

Stories of Refugee Women

A theatre piece inspired by true stories from women refugees will be presented on International Refugee Day

(New York City).

 

June 10, 2018

 

Catherine Lindsey Actors/Playwrights Workshop (Darien CT)

Beth’s 10-minute play, Take It Down, will be presented. Open rehearsals April 18-19.

 

May 23, 2018

 

12 X 12 

Beth’s 10-minute play, Strings, will be presented at the Players Club (NYC) through the DGPG. 

 

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