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ellen cherry



Biography

Mixing equal parts pathos and humor, ellen cherry is an award-winning song and story alchemist, musician, and performer based in Baltimore. Her newest project, Portraits in Song, is a performance piece of original songs, stories, and large–scale projected portraiture that gathers audiences together in a spirit of empathy to spark conversations about the concept of feminism and the fight for equal rights for all people.

Upcoming Performances

Video 2/20/2018: Strathmore Artist in Residence: ellen cherry

Mixing equal parts pathos and humor, ellen cherry is an award-winning song and story alchemist, musician, and performer based in Baltimore. Her newest project, Portraits in Song, is a performance piece of original songs, stories, and large–scale projected portraiture that gathers audiences together in a spirit of empathy to spark conversations about the concept of feminism and the fight for equal rights for all people.

Presented in collaboration with Strathmore’s Artist in Residence program.

Watch Past Performances

Video 5/21/2012: ellen cherry

The Emmy-nominated singer/songwriter and Strathmore Artist in Residence artfully displays her talents in folk, pop, jazz, and instrumental music.

ellen cherry