Tuned In to Elizabeth Pugh

January 16, 2011 9:26:35 AM PST
Our featured Tuned In artist this week is Elizabeth Pugh.

She is a local singer-songwriter/actress who has earned high marks for her music, as well as her acting. Her songs are often heard on radio programs such as WXPN's "Philly local".

We caught up with her at Brittingham's in Lafayette Hill.

Please enjoy her biography:

Elizabeth Pugh is an actress, writer and singer/songwriter. She wrote and performed 'I'm not finished? Yet' a one-woman show that ran in NYC and Dublin, Ireland to sold?out audiences and critical acclaim. Academy Award winning director Jim Sheridan helped produce 'I'm not finished?Yet' at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival again playing to sold?out audiences and critical acclaim. She assisted director Ken Bowser on the Documentary 'Live From New York: The First 5 years of Saturday Night Live.'

Elizabeth featured in Abel Ferrara's film "Chelsea on the Rocks" which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival 2008.Elizabeth has been singing and writing songs for only three years. Even though a seasoned stage performer she had tremendous fear about singing. While living in Dublin, Ireland She overcame that fear 3 years ago. Armed with her guitar and one song Elizabeth played the famed Bankers Pub in Dublin, Ireland. Under the tutelage of esteemed Dave Murphy she was encouraged to sing and play at every opportunity. She quickly rose in the singer/songwriter scene in Dublin and began to open for notable Irish musicians. Such as Padraig Digam and Sinead Murphy. After living abroad and in NYC for many years, Elizabeth returned to her hometown of Philadelphia last year and has and played the Philly Song Shuffle at the World Cafe Live and will be a featured artist at the Millennium Music Conference in Harrisburg this February.

You are now Tuned In to Elizabeth Pugh!

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