Photos of Teresa on this site by Lizzy Bryce

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Teresa Lotzeresa Lotz writes music and words. Her work includes Red Emma & the Mad Monk (currently playing at The Tank, Ars Nova ANT Fest 2017, dir. Katie Lindsay) written by Alexis Roblan, She Calls Me Firefly (World Premiere: Soho Playhouse, June 2018, dir. Ludovica Villar-Hauser), A Surrealist Sort of View (music, Prospect Theater Company’s WORLD VIEWS – 2017 Musical Theater Lab, dir. Dev Bondarin) with book-writer/lyricist Sarah Rebell, Mommy’s Little Princess (The Barbour Award Finalist, The Episcopal Actor's Guild, March 2018, dir. Daniella Caggiano), ThreeTimesFast (book and music) with bookwriter/lyricist Naomi Matlow (O'Neill Theater Festival Semi-Finalist, Pallas Theater Table Read Series Winner 2017, The Script at Stage 74, NYC, dir. Michael Bello 2017, New York Film Academy, Winter New Works Series 2016, NYC, dir. Robert Longbottom),  The Awakening (music) with bookwriter/lyricist Sarah Rebell (book/lyrics) (Reading, Musical Theatre Factory Developmental Series, Playwright’s Horizons, 2016 dir. Celine Rosenthal). Teresa is a member of New Perspectives Theatre Company Women's Work Lab (2012-2017), Dramatist’s Guild, ASCAP, and the League of Professional Theatre Women. Musical Theatre Writing, M.F.A. New York University.

Latest News

August 23, 2018: SHE CALLS ME FIREFLY is profiled on INTOmore.com. Read it here!

August 21, 2018: RED EMMA AND THE MAD MONK IS CHOSEN AS A NEW YORK TIMES CRITIC'S PICK!! Read the review here.

August 21: Check out the new photos of RED EMMA AND THE MAD MONK! Click here!

August 16 – September 1: Teresa’s new musical RED EMMA AND THE MAD MONK (link to RED EMMA AND THE MAD MONK page) (written by Alexis Roblan, directed Katie Lindsay, produced by Emma Orme) is headlining LADYFEST at The Tank until September 1. Don’t miss this politically relevant & hilarious show! Buy tix! Read reviews!

August 30, 7:30pm: Dana Aber debuts her new solo show, BAGGAGE AT THE DOOR, at Dixon Place – there’s a song by Teresa!  Buy tix!

October 12, 2018 at 9:30pm: Teresa is stoked to join the MuseMatch team at 54 Below with a BRAND NEW SECRET COLLABORATOR and a BRAND NEW SONG to raise money for the Ali Forney Center! Buy tix!

COMING SOON: Teresa can't wait to share news about new songs written with Naomi Matlow for a 2018 production in NYC of "A Chip on Her Shoulder," a docu-musical investigating the experiences of women, trans people, and other minorities in the field of engineering.  Learn more on Honest Accomplice's Website here.