Cyndi Freeman– (Writer / Performer) is a two-time FingeNYC award winning performer, playwright and theatrical producer. She has created and produced several solo shows, including: I Was A Sixth Grade Bigfoot, which debuted at the Frigid Festival in February of 2015, and will be presented at the Edmonton Fringe Festival in Canada this Summer (August 10-25) www.fringetheatre.ca. I Kissed Dash Riprock, was performed as part of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at the Assembly Rooms, and won a “Best in Festival Award for Excellence” at the 2002 New York International Fringe Festival; I Kissed Dash Riprock also enjoyed success in Boston, toured the UK with Guy Masterson Productions and was presented by Xaviera Hollander in Amsterdam. Inside Cherry Pitz was presented at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at The Gilded Balloon, in NYC at The Midtown International Theatre Festival and at The Cherry Lane Theatre as part of the Downtown Urban Theatre Festival. Greetings From Hollywood was spotlighted on CNN, received a “Best in Fringe Festival” award at the New York International Fringe Festival and was voted “Best New Play of New England -1998” by the Independent Reviewers of New England. Greetings From Hollywood was also presented at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at the Gilded Balloon.
Ms Freeman is a recipient of a grand prize playwriting fellowship award from the Massachusetts Cultural Council (with collaborator Ellen Groves). Other credits include: HBO, Showtime and The Colbert Report on Comedy Central. She lives in NYC and is currently focused on producing and performing in two shows: Nefarious Laboratory Variety Show & Hotsy Totsy Burlesque – www.hotsytotsyburlesque.com. she performs burlesque as Cherry Pitz.