Shaina Taub Receives Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award

Congratulations to Johnny Mercer Foundation Songwriters Project alum, Shaina Taub, who has been named the recipient of the third annual Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award, an award created to honor a female composer of musical theater.

The Ziegfeld Club, Inc., one of New York City’s first performing arts charities to benefit women, has announced that Lucile Lortel Award-Nominee Shaina Taub (Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812) has been named the recipient of the third annual Billie Burke Ziegfeld Award.

Created to honor a female composer of musical theatre, the award is a prestigious $10,000 cash grant. In addition, the recipient receives one year of artistic and professional mentorship from a prominent composer and a producer of musical theatre.

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