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Cinderella SssWitch

A modern Cinderella

meets a tricky Witch

and learns to

transform her own life!

“It’s a Cinderella story

with a switch by a Witch!

a dash of Damn Yankees

and a positive pitch!:

Be your true self, stand up to bullies

and go for your dreams!”

Original Story/Script, Lyrics, and Music

by Susan Horowitz, Ph.D. “Dr. Sue” copyright 2018








Dr. Sue sings “Magic Is Happening” from Cinderella SssWitch!




Dr. Sue sings “Suddenly There’s You” from Cinderella SssWitch

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Staged Reading of SssWitch!  Comedy (source for Cinderella SssWitch) & Interview with Author Sue Horowitz

Dr. Sue sings “Making Art” from Cinderella SssWitch!

Sue Horowitz: Author/Producer "Sss...Witch!"Bio:
Susan “Dr. Sue” Horowitz, Ph.D. is a Writer of Award-Winning Musicals, Comedies, Songs, Plays, Books, Poetry,  and a CUNY/BMCC Professor.

Her works include: “Judy Maccabee” Youth Comedy 2015 Winner National Contest, “Queens of Comedy” (interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett, Joan Rivers, Phyllis Diller etc.), Read With Me (Children’s Book of the Month Club), 1st and 2nd Prizes National Youth Play Contests, Harburg “The Wizard of Oz” Foundation and Puffin Foundation, NYFA Sponsorship (Original Musical) , 1st Prize Hunter Playwrights (“Angelface”) 1st Prize National Children’s Playwriting Contests (“Golden Heart” “Hearts of Fire”) Estrogenius Fest, Manhattan Rep (“Doctor Dick” “Mona”). Cine Golden Eagle (“Planet of the Ticklebops” Original Screenplay Animated Film).“Keys of Love” (CD of original songs www.cdbaby.com/drsue), “I Am Loved” (Poetry Book). Performance Awards for Singing, Acting, and Poetry. Trademarks: Teddly® Teddly & Buddyfly® My Teddyfriend®

Project Runway 02-13Media Personality: Project Runway, Good Day New York, E! Entertainment, BBC (Intl. Pick of the Week), NBC, MTV, WBAB, Entertainment Blog: StageBuddy.com,  JCT Multimedia, www.drsue.com

Education: Ph.D. in Theatre CUNY Graduate Center/Hunter. Yale School of Drama, University of Chicago.

Special Training: Second City Improvisation Workshop, BMI Musical Theatre Workshop, Songwriters Guild, Summersongs, Art Institute of Chicago, Private Music and Art Lessons.

Memberships: Dramatists Guild, Theater Resources Unlimited (TRU), Manhattan Association of Cabarets & Clubs (MAC), Musical Writers Meeting, WomenArts.org.


Audience/Readers with Dr. Sue


Audience/Reader Comments:

“SssWitch! is one hilarious and magical show you should see. It has a little bit of everything that keeps you glued to the story.” – Stephanie Obeng-Asante (Ghana/NYC)

“My favorite character is Ella, the Witch.  She’s evil with a sense of humor!”  Milana Murdukhayev (Russia/NYC)

“I liked many characters, but mainly Cindy. The story has a strong message about family and how it’s never too late to change.” Eljona Nezaj (Albania/NYC)

“Cinderella meets Faust! – funny and smart!”  Jack Feldstein (Australia/NYC)

“I think SssWitch! is adorable….and I just love your warmth, energy. and talent.” Joe Barros, Artistic Director NY Theatre Barn


Kelly & Dr. Sue

Kelly Su & Dr. Sue

“SssWitch! has everything you would want in a musical story – comedy, magic, struggle, twist, romance, and a great message.” Sudeep Raj (Nepal/NYC)

“SsWitch! is a phenomenal play – fun and exciting!” –  Ardita Kukaj (Montenegro/NYC)

“SssWitch! is a comical musical with an underlying, inspirational message: we all have inner strength and courage when faced with difficult times in life.”  – Stephen Hughes (Ireland/NYC)

“I like the cat, butterfly and sparkling rainbow bow.  It looks like magic!” Kelly Su (China/NYC)

“SssWitch!” is funny and refreshing. Quite unique.”  – Tessa Bell (multi-award-winning producer of the family-friendly film “Life Inside Out”)


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Book: “Queens of Comedy”

(interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett,

Joan Rivers, Phyllis Diller, etc.) http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/219367

Musical: “Cinderella SssWitch!” http://www.ssswitch.net

CD: “For Heroes and Lovers”: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/drsue2

 Dr. Sue is an award-winning Writer/Performer/Professor Books, Plays, Musicals, Screenplays, Poetry, and Songs.  

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