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!"




A modern Cinderella

meets a wisecracking Witch

makes a tricky deal

and transforms her own life!

SssWitch is a

Fun, Family Musical

with vast Multi-Media Potential!

It’s a mashup of “Cinderella” and “Faust”

with an Empowering Educational Theme: 

Be your Authentic Self, Watch Out for Tricky Deals, 

Stand up to Bullies, Include Others

 Go for your Dreams!”

SssWitch: a Bewitching Musical

and Multi-Media Entertainment! 

Original Story/Script, Lyrics, and Music
by Susan Horowitz, Ph.D. “Dr. Sue”
copyright 2018

A Show for Stage, Screen, Internet,

Video, and Vast Merchandising!

Get in touch with your Inner Princess…and Witch!

(Photo at Dr. Sue’s “SssWitch” Story Concert at Theater for the New City, NYC. 2019)

SssWitch is a Top Ten Finalist in

International  Competition for

Family Audience Musicals! 

Dr. Sue sings SssWitch songs for

A Moment of Magic Foundation Gala

Dr. Sue sings songs from “SssWitch” in her Solo Story-Song Concert

Donations, Investment, Sponsorship and Questions are Welcome!
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Staged Reading of SssWitch  Comedy (source for SssWitch, the musical) & Interview with Author Sue Horowitz

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: “Reel Romance with a Twist!” 2017 New York New Works Theatre Festival, “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.

Dr. Sue sings “Making Art” from SssWitch

Dr. Sue sings “Magic Is Happening” from SssWitch

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

Dr. Sue sings “I Wish Upon the Moon” from SssWitch


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 story – comedy, magic, struggle, twist, romance, and a great message.” Sudeep Raj (Nepal/NYC)

SssWitch 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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“My Mission is Empowering Entertainment!” – Susan (“Dr. Sue”) Horowitz, Ph.D. 

“SssWitch” Webpage Videos Artwork, Text, Photos copyright Susan Horowitz

Susan (“Dr. Sue”) Horowitz, Ph.D.

Book: “Queens of Comedy”

(interviews with Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett,

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

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/Author