Testimonials

Phyllis Diller: "Susan Horowitz has analyzed female comedy and dissected it to the bone!"

Joy Behar: "A must for anyone who wants to crack the mystery of estrogen-induced yuks!"

American Express: “You listen to our concerns. Your methods to handle stressful situations work!”

Stark State College, John David, Faculty President: “Your outstanding keynote speech: ‘Celebrate Learning Diversity’ was highly motivational, educationally sound, and entertaining”

Mount Sinai Hospital: “Entertaining and uplifting!”

Atlantic Cape Community College, Avon L. Chapman, Director,: “You are an energetic, charismatic speaker who demonstrates a high level of preparedness resourcefulness and mastery of the topic.”

Author-Gender & Humor, Dr. Regina Barreca: "a wonderful combination of somebody who puts women's comedy in context, and is a funny, effervescent performer!"

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Bio

BIO

Susan “Dr. Sue” Horowitz, Ph.D. is a Motivational Speaker, Author of Books, Musicals, Comedies, Songs, Plays, and Poetry, an Adjunct Professor and Singer/Comedian.

Dr. Susan “Dr. Sue” Horowitz, Ph.D. is a Motivational, Entertaining Speaker, Author of the best-selling book: Queens of Comedy (personal interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, Phyllis Diller, etc.); Musicals (“SssWitch!”: A Bewitching Musical); Children’s Books (“Read With Me” – Children’s Book of the Month Club); Illustrated Poetry (“I Am Loved”); and Songs, which she performs on Women Of Substance (WOS) Radio and her CD of original songs “For Heroes and Lovers”: www.cdbaby.com/drsue2   Dr. Sue is an Adjunct Professor at City University of New York and a Singer/Comedian. Education: University of Chicago (BA) Yale School of Drama (Graduate Work), Hunter/CUNY Ph.D. Dr. Sue’s Mission is “Empowering Entertainment.” Her programs are designed to be informative, uplifting, and fun!  

Web: www.drsue.com , E-mail: drsue@drsue.com ,

MEDIA PERSONALITY
E! Entertainment, Good Day New York, NBC Real Life, MTV,
Joan Rivers Show, BBC Radio, Fox 5, JCT Multimedia – link.
Good Day New York: “Delightful!”
MTV: “funny…a real hit!”
BBC Radio: International Pick of the Week!
NBC: “Terrific television!”
E! Entertainment: “Exciting Personality!”
Joe Franklin:”Great Radio Voice!”
JCTV & MultiMedia: “Dr. Sue is an incredible Host!”

Dr. Sue Sings her autobiographical multicultural holiday song “Happy Hanu-Krismas”

PANEL on BROADWAY THEATRE: Dr. Sue with Tony-Award Winners
Stewart F. Lane: Broadway & Film Producer
(4-Time Tony Award Winner)
Susan “Dr. Sue” Horowitz, Ph.D.
(Topic: Jewish Contribution to Broadway Theatre)
Joe Franklin: TV/Radio Personality
(Author of 23 Books)
Charles Strouse:Composer
(Annie, Bye Bye Birdie, 3-Time Tony Award-Winner)
Sponsor/Host: Theatre Museum of New York

EDUCATION 
B.A.: 
University of Chicago

Graduate Education:
Yale School of Drama
Hunter College
Ph.D.: Graduate Center,City University of New York

Special Training:
BMI Musical Theatre Workshop, Music Composition/Vocal Lesssons

Photo by Russ Weatherford

AWARDS/GRANTS: 
. Grants: Harburg Foundation, Puffin Foundation, Faculty Development Grant
. New York Foundation for the Arts: Fiscal Sponsorship
. Children’s Book of the Month Club
. Cine Golden Eagle: original screenplay
. First Prize: National Childrens’ Playwriting Contest
. First Prize: International Sonnet Contest
. ASCAP-MAC Showcase Songwriters: “Sailing”
. NYSMS:Showcase for Songwriters: “Once Again”
. First Prize Stand Up NY: Variety Act

Clients: Corporations, Colleges, Hospitals, Associations, Adult Communities
American Express, Colgate-Palmolive, Kraft General Food, NYNEX, TIME Inc.,
ITT, Queens College, U. of Fairfield, U. of Richmond, AMA, Marywood College,
Mount Sinai Hospital, Moses Taylor Hospital, Peninsula Hospital, Hadassah,
MENSA, Executive Forum, Masons, Queens Library, JCC, American Technion,
Clearbrook Adult Community, Canyon Ranch, Semester at Sea, Royal Cruise Line

American Express: “You listen to our concerns.Your methods to handle stressful situations work!”
Kraft General Foods: “Positive comments, audience participation, and smiles!”
Mount Sinai Hospital: “Entertaining and uplifting!”
City University: “People are still laughing!”
Yale Club: “Delightful evening!”
Royal Cruise Line: “A real crowd-pleaser!”

E-mail: drsue@drsue.com

Sue Horowitz, Ph.D. (“Dr. Sue”): Talk Show Host/Actress/Singer-Songwriter/Comedian

ON-CAMERA HOST/MEDIA PERSONALITY: TV & Radio
E! Entertainment True Hollywood Story
Fox 5: Good Day New York
NBC TV, “Women in Sitcoms”
BBC Radio Host (International Pick of the Week)
MTV: Singer-Songwriter/Comedian
Talk Show Host: Creative Conversations with Dr. Sue
On Camera Host: Film, Theatre, Fashion Awards 

Drama Desk Awards
Tribeca Film Festival, Obie Awards,
Dance Parade, International Fashion Week
Informercials: Learning Spanish products, Diabetes Matters
TV Roles: Executives, Educators, Mothers, Doctors, Judges
Radio Appearances: WOR. WABC, WPIX, USA Radio Network

Dr. Sue’s Photo by Andy Cohen

ACTRESS/SINGER-SONGWRITER/COMEDIAN
Height: 5’2″ Weight: 116

 

 

TRAINING: Yale Drama School, Second City Improvisational Workshop

Dr. Sue’s Photo by Darin Quan

Dr. Sue Videos: Singer, Actress/Comedian, Motivational Speaker

Dr. Sue Sings Jazz

 

Dr. Sue in Humorous Info-mercial — Funny, You Don’t Look Like Ben Franklin

 

Dr. Sue as Hockey Mom in Music Video for Obama — Boybama(120,000 hits!)

 

Video of Dr. Sue’s Speech on Cunard Cruise Line:

 

PRODUCTIONS:
Mona, the Phona Bona (Performance/Original Comedy)
Chashama Theatre, Bustagut Comedy Fest
Doctor Dick (Performance/Original Comedy & Song)
CUNY Comedy Connection, Funny Women Fest, NY Solo Theatre Lab
It’s a Gas! (One Woman Show) Performance/Book/Music/Lyrics
Riant Theatre Festival, Don’t Tell Mama / Womenkind Festival / Concert Venues
Israeli Mosaic (Hebrew/English)Off-Broadway

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E-mail: drsue@drsue.com

CLIENTS
Corporations, Universities, Hospitals, Resorts, Cruises,
Associations, Cabaret Clubs, Special Events & Private Parties
American Express, Colgate-Palmolive, Kraft Food, NYNEX, TIME,ITT, National Foods,
Fairfield University, U. of Richmond, Fordham U.
No. Georgia College, Tennessee College,C.U.N.Y.,
Mount Sinai Hospital, Peninsula Hospital, Moses Taylor Hospital,
Hadassah, MENSA, Technion, Royal Cruise Line, Semester at Sea, Brazilian Court Hotel,
Elderhostels, Ponds & Clearbrook Retirement Communities, Nevele Hotel

TRAINING
Yale School of Drama: Acting Voice Studies: George Nestor
Second City Improvisational Workshop: Improvisation/Sketch Comedy
Hunter College: MA Theatre/Film
Graduate Center, CUNY: Ph.D. in Theatre
Awards: Oral Interpretation of Poetry-First Prize

SPECIAL SKILLS
Singer/Songwriter, Comedienne/Comedy Writer, Pianist
Languages: Hebrew/French, Character Voices
Author/Interviewer: Queens of Comedy (based on interviews with famous comediennes),
Award-Winning Books (Children’s Book of Month Club),Poetry, Plays, Musicals, Songs 
Ballroom Dancer, Teacher (Literature, Writing, Speech)