Shaina Taub

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Shaina Taub
BornUnited States
GenresPop, cabaret
Occupation(s)Musician, singer, composer
InstrumentsPiano, vocals
Associated actsDavid Shiner
Bill Irwin
Websiteshainataub.com

Shaina Taub is an American singer, composer and musician.[1][2][3]

Biography[edit]

Taub graduated from New York University Tisch School of the Arts.[4]

Taub composed and starred in three adaptations of Shakespeare plays for The Public Theater's Public Works program: Twelfth Night in both 2016 and 2018[5] and As You Like It in 2017[6]

Taub has appeared Off-Broadway in the revival of the revue show Old Hats in 2016,[7][8] Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812 (2013),[9] and Hadestown (2016).[10]

She played the role of Emma Goldman in the Ragtime on Ellis Island concert.

Awards[edit]

  • 2019 Kleban Prize, most promising lyricist award which includes a $100,000 monetary award [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Holden, Stephen (March 27, 2015). "Review: Shaina Taub, Prolific Earth Mother, and Friends". The New York Times. Retrieved October 23, 2016.
  2. ^ "Meet Shaina Taub: 2014 Jonathan Larson Grants Recipient". American Theatre Wing. April 16, 2014. Retrieved October 23, 2016.
  3. ^ Myers, Victoria (August 22, 2016). "An Interview with Shaina Taub". The Interval. Retrieved October 23, 2016.
  4. ^ a b "Tisch Drama Alum Shaina Taub '09 Receives $100,000 Kleban Prize". tisch.nyu.edu. January 10, 2019.
  5. ^ Isherwood, Charles (September 4, 2016). "Review: 'Twelfth Night,' Anything Goes in Love and Shakespeare". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  6. ^ Soloski, Alexis (September 4, 2017). "Review: 'As You Like It' Creates a Sanctuary City in Central Park". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  7. ^ Scheck, Frank (February 18, 2016). "'Old Hats': Theater Review". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved October 23, 2016.
  8. ^ Genzlinger, Neil (February 18, 2016). "Review: 'Old Hats,' Mime and Mayhem From Irwin and Shiner". The New York Times. Retrieved October 23, 2016.
  9. ^ Cox, Gordon (April 1, 2014). "'Here Lies Love,' 'Great Comet' Shatter Records in Lortel Nominations". Variety. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  10. ^ Stasio, Marilyn (May 24, 2016). "Off Broadway Review: 'Hadestown'". Variety. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  11. ^ Hetrick, Adam (April 7, 2014). "Sara Cooper, Zach Redler and Shaina Taub Presented with 2014 Jonathan Larson Grants April 7". Playbill. Retrieved October 24, 2017.
  12. ^ "Brian Stokes Mitchell Presents Fred Ebb Award to Shaina Taub". TheaterMania. November 28, 2017. Retrieved November 29, 2017.

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