Andrea Frierson is currently the author and star of Me & Ella, which tours, nationally. Andrea is a recipient of the Library of Congress’ Parsons Fund Award for her musical Soon of a Mornin’, an invited show in the 2005 NYMF Festival- and is also a NYSCA grant recipient for her musical, Lady Be Good, produced by Lincoln Center Theatre in a five-day workshop. Andrea was a staff writer for the Nickelodeon TV series, Allegra’s Window. A Helen Hayes Award winner, she has performed leading roles in numerous Broadway and regional theatre productions.
Andrea is also working on a one-act play, Voice Lessons.
Currently working on an illustrated memoir entitled, How NOT to Fall off a Broadway Stage. You can view an excerpt here:
Her published essay was featured in magazine, The Dramatist