Artist Bio

Elizabeth Addison

(Bio as of April 2021)

Elizabeth Addison is a composer, lyricist, playwright and arts administrator. She is currently writing a new musical Chasing Grace, musical directing and composing for the short film The Slave Narratives of Willie Mae, planning a production of her musical This is Treatment at Northeastern University and co-designing a New Works Program for the Improbable Players. She is the former Associate Artistic Director and founding member of The Dreamscape Project Group, an all-female theatre troupe dedicated to developing pieces that address diversity through dance, movement, music and dramatic narrative. She is a teaching artist with the Improbable Players and recently was commissioned to write a new play Stages of Change. She is the recipient of the Bob Jolly grant, Boston Opportunity Fund and the Boston Foundation Live Arts Boston grant for her new one-ish woman musical F**k! Now what?! She has been featured in Scout Cambridge MagazineBoston Voyager Magazine and The Boston Herald. In 2019, Elizabeth finished a demo album for F**k! Now what?! and recently launched an online interview series called Chasing Beads.