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 (music, Ars Nova Ant Fest 2017, dir. Katie Lindsay) written by Alexis Roblan, 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 (Reading, New Perspectives Theatre Company's Women's Work May Mini-Festival 2017, NYC, dir. Celia Braxton), ThreeTimesFast (book and music) with bookwriter/lyricist Naomi Matlow (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, 2016), Vinegar Tom (original music) by Caryl Churchill, The New School, NYC, dir. Daniella Caggiano), The Awakening (music) with bookwriter/lyricist Sarah Rebell (book/lyrics) (Reading, Musical Theatre Factory Developmental Series, Playwright’s Horizons, 2016 dir. Celine Rosenthal), She Calls Me Firefly (Workshop, Parity Productions, NYC, 2017, VHTD Foundation and New Perspectives Theatre Company, NYC, dir. Ludovica Villar-Hauser, 2015 & Cherry Lane Theatre TONGUES reading series, NYC, 2014). As a Sound Designer, Teresa has worked on several productions including New Perspectives Theatre Company’s  Jihad by Anne Chamberlin which is slated for an Off-Broadway production in 2018. She is the former Director of Operations with Parity Productions and is a co-founder of LezCab. 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

February 11, 2018: The video of "Rise," which was written with Naomi Matlow for the brilliant Jordan Barrow has been added to Youtube! Watch the world premiere of the song HERE!

February 14, 2018: Teresa raised $2,330 dollars (which has been matched to total $4.660) towards the world premiere of She Calls Me Firefly. Though this fundraiser has ended, it's NOT TOO LATE to donate. Donate here.

March 20, 2018, 6PM: Teresa and Sarah Rebell are excited to share a song at UNTOLD STORIES OF JEWISH WOMEN, which is part of A Festival of Plays, Music, and Conversation at the Museum of Jewish Heritage. To learn more or buy tickets, visit this link

March 28th, 2018, 7:00PM:  A reading of Teresa's new play, Mommy's Little Princess, will be presented at the Guild Hall, 1 East 29th Street (just east of 5th Avenue) in The Little Church Around the Corner. The reading will be directed by Daniella Caggiano. Tickets are available for a donation of $15 at the door if you mention New Perspectives Theatre Company - you must RSVP to as seating is limited! More information available here!

April 29, 9:30PM: Save the date! Teresa's thrilled to present four of her newest songs to a fresh audience! More details coming soon... 

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.