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August 24, 2019

Pandemonium! on Saturday, September 7th!

It's a benefit for Cleveland Public Theater, with multiple stages - I'll be performing as part of the extravaganza, in FIRST-DRAFT SECOND-RATE LOVE STORY by John Busser.

Tickets available here: Pandemonium

July 19, 2019

New poems! I just completed a writing assessment that required writing 10 poems, each in five minutes or less. Decided to share them here: Poems, in short

JULY 1, 2019

Here's the latest issue of The Magic Of What If: Being Mortal

(On how we deal with death, plus more on music and chocolate. Yep, all that!)

APRIL 10, 2019

Singer's Night has been moved to Wednesday, April 17, one week from today!

I'll be joining pianist Rob Kovacs for a few tunes on his Singers Night show Bar107  The show runs 8-11pm; I'll be onstage 9pm-ish. Come join us!

AND

Here's a link to recordings of Calvin Stokes and yours truly performing Ryan Ramer's Emily Dickinson song cycle, recorded live at Happy Dog on March 19:  Song Cycle

Made possible by:
These performances are part of the Gordon Square Classical Concerts series, underwritten by a grant from Neighborhood Connections

MARCH 15, 2019

Taking a moment to share this clip from CBS This Morning with you, filmed here in Cleveland, about the power of the arts to change lives. (I joined the board of the Cleveland Classical Guitar Society a few months ago, really excited about their mission and what they're doing in the community.)

https://youtu.be/tf7MOZOw4Xo
(Music Saves!)

MARCH 6, 2019

One week from today! Wednesday March 13 - I'll be joining pianist Rob Kovacs for a few tunes on his Singers Night show Bar107 Show runs 8-11pm; I'll be onstage 9pm-ish. Come join us!

AND

on Saturday, March 30 harpist Calvin Stokes & I will be performing a song cycle of Emily Dickinson poems by composer Ryan Ramer at the Capitol Theater (W. 65th & Detroit in Cleveland) with two sets:

  • 2:50-3:20pm
  • 5:50-6:20pm

You can find us in the lobby of the Capitol, and yes, we're performing during the Cleveland International Film Festival! 

MARCH 4, 2019

Check out the latest edition of The Magic of What If: Winter/Comfort Food

FEBRUARY 20, 2019

New opera! Now you can check out the new chamber opera, The Divorce Box, by Ryan Charles Ramer, with libretto by Christopher Richards and Liz Huff (yours truly!): The Divorce Box


Recorded live at Fynes Hall on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Baldwin Wallace University. Many thanks to Cleveland Opera Theater for this premiere of The Divorce Box! Sung by Brian Skoog, Dylan Glenn, Rachel E. Copeland, and Elizabeth Frey.

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About Liz:

A versatile performer, Liz Huff does concert work, theater, improv, and collaborative arts projects throughout the Midwest and locations as far-flung as Estonia and Finland. Music and comedy have led Liz to performing on many diverse stages and venues including Severance Hall, internationally renowned jazz venue, Nighttown, and the Del Close Marathon at the Upright Citizens Brigade in NYC.

As an educator Liz has been teaching Distance Learning classes at the Cleveland Institute of Music for over 10 years. Additionally, she teaches improv for all ages, opera/musical theater masterclasses, leads storytelling/communication workshops, and coaches voice. 

An advocate for new work in theater and music, Liz has premiered works by a number of composers, including Ryan Charles Ramer (numerous works), Sam Guarnaccia (Emergent Universe Oratorio with Cleveland Chamber Choir) and Marshall Griffith. A graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Music, she studied improv at The Annoyance Theater in Chicago. 

For more information, please go to her fb page, @LizHuffPerformer. In addition to her work as a performer, Liz is a writer; her blog can be found at tinyletter.com/LizHuff/

copyright 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019  Liz Huff