Laura Sisskin 

 

is an award winning NYC-based actor and singer/songwriter. 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 in a Solo Show at The 2018b Planet Connections Theatre Festivity and was nominated for Outstanding Production and Outstanding Direction. She will mount a new rendition July 10-14, 2019 at Under St. Marks Theatre.