Rizo aka Amelia Zirin-Brown is a NYC-based performance artist, comedienne, singer, composer, and actor. Received with critical raves three years in a row at the Assembly Festival in Edinburgh, she won the inaugural Time Out London and Soho Theatre Award, and the 2013 London Cabaret Award. She is also a Grammy winner for a 2010 collaboration with Yo-Yo Ma. A recipient of the New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship, her original pieces have shown at the Public Theatre in New York (Joe’s Pub resident artist for 3 years), London’s Leister Square Theatre, and the Sydney Festival (nominee for a 2013 Helpmann award). Along with Yo-Yo Ma, she has recorded with Moby and Reggie Watts. Her debut album is entitled Violet and her second album “Indigo” was released fall of 2017. Both are available at LadyRizo.com.