Laura Sisskin 

 

is an award winning NYC-based actor, writer, and singer/songwriter (under the name Oh, Elis). After graduating from Emerson College with a BFA in Acting, she spent her summer working with theater company, La Puerta Estrecha, in Madrid.  She has since had the privilege of studying with CayMichael Patten, Seth Barrish, Terry Schreiber, Lenard Petit, the Upright Citizens Brigade, here in NYC, and is a proud alum of the Labyrinth Theater Company's Summer Intensive, 2014.

 

Her debut solo show, You Hold a Pole Everyday, won for Outstanding Performance of a Solo Show at The 2018 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity and was nominated for a NY Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Performance of a Solo Show in 2019.