© 2019 by Patty Nieman. All rights reserved.

Telling great stories. Opening hearts.
Delivering intelligence, elegance, warmth and charm.
  • Singing developmental musical theater material 

  • Narrating audiobooks

  • Rolling on camera with some fun, new projects 

Recent, current, upcoming ... 
2019
Feb Returned as featured performer at the open mic night hosted by Kenneth Gartmann at Unity Center of Norwalk, 3 Main Street, Norwalk, CT.
Every spring — performing brand new and developing musicals at NYU's Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program — playing fabulously creative, original characters in amazing grad school thesis projects. This is where we sight read for our lives and make great art.
Solo writing retreat at Everwood Farmstead to develop a new musical.
2018
Perfect 36 a timely musical by Laura Harrington and Mel Marvin about the suggfragist ratifying the right for women to vote in 1920.
Hayden 5 Media: Medusa — AEA reading of this fabulous new musical by Rachel Dean and Wes Braver. Director Catie Davis, music director Matt Castle. Be on the lookout for this one!
Feinstein's/54 Below — The Music of Kate Chadwick and Josh Freilich. This was a fabulous evening of story songs from these talented writers.
Paranormative — Kraine Theater one-night only extravaganza of this spooky, zany, hilarious musical by the amazingly talented Nina Kaufmann and Thomas Jacobsen. Playing Katherine Galavanti, or is it Kathy Lee Gifford? Director Nick Corley, music director Gillian Berkowitz.
The Children's Revolt — York Theatre as Maria Theresa — Empress of Austria in a special performance for composer Gerson Kingsley's 95th birthday. Director, Michael Unger, music director, Phil Vero led a great cast.
Cabaret at the Cave, Carleton College, Northfield, MN — A splendid cabaret that celebrated friendship and connection — with Joe Andrews and Jennifer Trueman.
Past productions of note

The Awakening of Angel DeLuna (Angel DeLuna) NYMF - Outstanding Individual Performance

The Unusual Engagement of Chester Pringle (Mrs Pringle) Fresh Fruit Festival - Outstanding Actress in a Musical

Jane Austen's Emma (Mrs Weston) Arizona Theatre Co., Tucson/Phoenix
Vanishing Point (Amelia Earhart) - American Stage, St Petersburg

A Little Night Music (Desirée) - Theater Works, Phoenix