SiouxSanna

Art changes lives, shifting our view of the world and our place in it. As an artist, I have learned that fluency in multiple disciplines provides diverse avenues of communication both in my work and with the communities I serve.

Theatre Arts

Performer

  • Lead vocalist, The Tinkertown Big Band
  • Vocalist, The Procrastinator’s Cabaret, 2 woman show, The Found Theatre, CA
  • Time, The Winter’s Tale, The Publick Theatre
  • Meredith, Bat Boy: The Musical, F.U.D.G.E. Theatre Company
  • Susie, Beehive, JM Productions
  • Company member, Riverside Repertory Company
  • Celia, As You Like It, Emerson College
  • Bernarda Alba, The House of Bernarda Alba, Emerson College
  • Company member, Masquerade
  • Recording artist, Unmasked, Masquerade
  • Witch, Into the Woods, Riverside Theatre Works
  • Mama Euralie, Once on this Island, Emerson College
  • Bessie Smith, Tyger Two, World Premiere, Emerson College
  • Judas, Godspell, Riverside Theatre Works

Designer

  • Scenic & Properties Designer & Painter, 2015-2019 Production Seasons, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, The Little Mermaid, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, Xanadu, Jr., Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, Elf, Jr., Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, Monster in my Closet, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, Madagascar, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Design Advisor, Hair & Makeup, Once on this Island, Jr. Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Costume Production Assistant, Fame!, Boston Premiere, Emerson College
  • Scenic Designer & Painter, Make-up & Hair Design, annual musical theatre productions, Our Lady of Lourdes School 
  • Costume, Hair & Makeup Design, You Can’t Take It with You, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School
  • Costume, Hair & Makeup Design, The Canterbury Tales, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School
  • Costume, Hair & Makeup Design, Barnum, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School
  • Costume, Hair & Makeup Design, New Works Festival, Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School

Director & Producer

  • Producer, 2015-2019 Youth & Teen Musical Theatre Production Seasons, Laura’s Center for the Arts 
  • Producer, 2015-2018 Summer Concert Series, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Producer, African Children’s Choir, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Producer, South Shore YMCA Events featuring The Olde Kids Jazz Big Band Orchestra, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Producer & Director, Riverside Repertory Company, Riverside Theatre Works 
  • Director & Choreographer, Personals, Bentley University
  • Director & Choreographer, Alibis, Bentley University
  • Director & Choreographer, Urinetown, Bentley University
  • Director, Elegies for Angels, Punks and Raging Queens, Suffolk University
  • Director & Creator, A Tribute to Bob Fosse, Riverside Theatre Works
  • Director & Creator, A Tribute to Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Riverside Theatre Works
  • Director & Creator, A Tribute to Judy Garland, Riverside Theatre Works
  • Director & Choreographer, Multicultural Night, Our Lady of Lourdes School
  • Director, Company, Hard-Line Productions
  • Director & Choreographer, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Fourth Presbyterian
  • Director & Choreographer, Godspell, Fourth Presbyterian
  • Director & Choreographer, Schoolhouse Rock, St. Mary of the Hills
  • Director & Choreographer, Once On This Island, St. Mary of the Hills
  • Director & Choreographer, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, St. Mary of the Hills
  • Director & Choreographer, Godspell, St. Mary of the Hills
 

Production

  • Stage Manager, Hedda Gabler, Hardline Productions, Boston Center for the Arts
  • Stage Manager, Boston Public Schools’ MLK Celebration, The Wang Theatre
  • Stage Manager, Boston Public Schools’ MLK Celebration,                    The Blackman Auditorium
  • Stage Manager, Boston Public Schools’ MLK Celebration, The Shubert Theatre
  • Stage Manager, Alvin Ailey Dance Theatre’s AileyCamp, The Shubert Theatre

Playwright

  • Making Connections, The Wang Center’s Suskind Young At Arts Drama Club, The Emerson Majestic Theatre
  • Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow, The Wang Center’s Suskind Young At Arts Drama Club, The Emerson Majestic Theatre
  • I Dream, Youth In Action, The Jerry Saint Cloud Foundation, Boston Tour 

Visual Arts

Instructor

  • Instructor, Painting Workshop, LiveStrong at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Jin Shin Jyutsu Workshop, LiveStrong at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Hand Lettering, LiveStrong at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Watercolor, LiveStrong at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Introduction to Watercolor, Council on Aging: Hanover Senior Center 
  • Instructor, Painting on Ceramics Workshop, Council on Aging: Hanover Senior Center
  • Instructor, Painting on Glass & Ceramics Workshop, LiveYers at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Introduction to Watercolor, LiveYers at the YMCA, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Challenge: Creativity, 10 week mixed media course for teens, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Get Messy, 10 week course for child (ages 1-3 years) & parent, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Little Artists, 10 week course for child (ages 3-5) & parent, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Exploring the Masters, 10 week youth/teen course in art history & mixed media, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Introduction to Watercolor, 10 week adult course, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Introduction to Illustration, 10 week adult course, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Hand Lettering 101, 10 week adult course, Laura’s Center for the Arts 
  • Instructor, Introduction to Art, 10 week adult course in mixed media, Laura’s Center for the Arts
  • Instructor, Watercolor, 10 week adult course, Westwood Recreation Department
  • Faculty, Visual Art, Pre-K through Grade 8, Our Lady of Lourdes School 

Artist-in-Residence

  • Artist-in-Residence, Blackstone Elementary School: MLK Day Celebration 2020: mural installation celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – in progress
  • Artist-in-Residence, Our Lady of Lourdes School: mural installation celebrating multiculturalism

Illustrator

  • The Tree Bump by Scott Forrest-Allen, in production
  • ABC’s of Water Polo by Scott Forrest-Allen, in production
  • Wally, The Water Polo Ball by Scott Forrest-Allen, in production 

Portfolio