Cheryl is the proud recipient of the 2018 ASCAP Foundation – Jamie deRoy and Friends Award. A Broadway veteran actress and Jonathan Larson Award winner, Cheryl recently starred in and was a co-writer of A Letter To Harvey Milk, Off Broadway. Her hit solo musical, Shoes and Baggage (music by Tom Kochan, originally produced by the cell Theatre) has just completed its second Off Broadway run at Out Of The Box Theatrics.
Cheryl created lyrics for the musical, Nor’mal: (Book by Yvonne Adrian, music by Tom Kochan – Transport Group). An adaptation, now retitled Pretty To The Bone has been enjoying a rich life in schools and universities.
Other credits include: The Audience (Drama Desk nom. Best Musical), Famous, A Hollywood Musical (TRU award winner). Requiem for William, That’s Life! (Outer Critic’s nom.), A Christmas Survival Guide, Are We There Yet?, Being Audrey, The Gene Game (EST- Alfred P. Sloan Award), Buffalonia (solo performance) and Littlest Light on the Christmas Tree (Vital Theatre).
Look for Cheryl in a recurring role on Season 2 of Amazon Prime’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”. She is a resident member of the cell theatre, a member of ASCAP and The Dramatist Guild and a graduate of Northwestern University.
The Night The Lights Went Out Off-Broadway // by Cheryl Stern
Lyricist Cheryl Stern recalls a harrowing night at the theatre: unplugged and unhinged.