Adira Amram has been performing her sly, sexy and subversive musical comedy all over NYC and beyond. Along with her backing band and dancers The Experience, she has performed at The Bowery Ballroom, The Williamsburg Music Hall, the PULSEContemporary Art Fair and Comix, and her one-woman show Adira Amram is: An American Idol enjoyed an encore performance at Ars Nova in February 2009. She has also been nominatedfor Best Musical Comedy Act at the ECNY Awards for 2007 and 2008. This fall, she toured the country with Kid Koala and The Slew. Her new album Hot Jamz For Teenz is available on iTunes and North Street Records.
Adira has had the pleasure of opening up for comedians such as Maria Bamford, Lizz Winstead and John Oliver as well as bands like The Wrens, Heloise and The Savoir Faire and NinjaSonik. Her music videos have been featured on Atom TV, Funny or Die and Comedy Central Insider. She has performed at events such as Pulse Contemporary Art Fair, Pop Montreal, New York Comedy Festival, Outside Art 2009 and Sketchfest NYC. She is currently writing a new animation series and working on her next album.
“gut busting performance”
“she’s insanely funny, fearless, and it’s no exaggeration to compare her to Andy Kaufman”
“She’s like watching a unicorn go through puberty”
Time Out NY
“I wanna make out with Adira Amram”
“She’s like Britney Spears on acid”
“It’s like Madonna mixed with Biz Markie”
“Her songs are clever, ‘kind of dirty’ and droll”
Visit Adira’s website at adiraamram.com
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