Originally from Pittsburgh, Pa, Val has found herself newly at home in Austin, Tx after many years working as an artist in NYC and beyond.
Val is a skilled Director, Choreographer, Producer, Arts Educator, and Arts Management Professional who brings boundless creativity, diversity of experience, organization, and professionalism to every project.
Val serves as the Founder and Producing Artistic Director of Vintageous Productions , a Vintage Entertainment Company that creates Retro Event Entertainment. Vintageous is dedicated to preserving American History through song and providing opportunities for women in the arts.
Val's Select Theatrical Performance Credits Include:
Select Vocal Performances:
Val's Work as a Recording Artist Spans Singing to Voiceover and includes work on albums such as Broadway's "Carols for A Cure", various children's books, and her favorite project: Songs For Young Whippersnappers!
As an educator, Val has worked for such notable organizations as:
Val is also a passionate advocate of Music Therapy, having served on the advisory board of Sing For Your Seniors (www.Singforyourseniors.org) and worked to create partnerships with Senior Centers, Nursing Homes, and VA hospitals in New York City, Pittsburgh, and beyond through various organizations.
Val holds a BFA-CCM Musical Theater where she was awarded the Laurie Beechman Award for Vocal Excellence.
She is also a Graduate of Richard E. Raugh Conservatory training program
(Pittsburgh Musical Theater)
Additionally, Val holds continuing education credits in Early Childhood Education from City College of New York. .
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