Serrana Gay is an author, bookwriter, and producer at Mind The Art Entertainment and was their 2014 Artist in Residence. She holds a B.F.A in Acting with a Writing Minor from Ithaca College.
She is the writer of the children's book "Fatty Fatty No Friends" which sold out it's first printing, and co-wrote the musical adaptation of the same name, which went on to win an Overall Excellence award at FringeNYC. It was then extended to the Fringe Encore Series in 2014, and moved Off-Broadway in 2015 where it received three 2016 New York Innovative Theater Award Nominations including best Musical.
Serrana is the co-creator of "Whiskey Pants: The Mayor of Williamsburg" which won the Audience Favorite Award at FRIGID New York in 2015. She was a lyricist for Mind The Art's "A Drink With Death" at Feinstein's 54 Below and collaborated as a writer and performer in La MaMa E.T.C.'s "The Dream Vault Cycle" in 2014.
Serrana is currently developing two new projects with Mind The Art Entertainment, the opera The Vice of Berthe and the dark operetta Moonshine in b Minor, while also working on her first straight play, and finishing her first novel.
FATTy fatty no friends
Fatty Fatty No Friends is the story of a kid.
The skinny kids hated him, no matter what he did.
They taunted him until he took revenge without amends.
It was a tasty lesson for Fatty Fatty No Friends.
whiskey pants: the mayor of williamsburg
In a land where the whiskey is always flowing, an ambitious young painter is faced with a life-altering choice:
Give up on her dreams and embrace a carefree life...
Or lose her father, the powerful Mayor of Williamsburg.Will she leave behind the only family she’s ever known?
Or will she discover that in Williamsburg, it’s easier to drink than to think?
A Drink With Death
A dark and twisted new song cycle about the horrors and wonders of death.
Embark on a journey to the underworld through the eyes of the mythical Mexican ambassador of death, La Muerte.
As a handful of lost souls come face to face with their own demise, they take a final shot with La Muerte en route to whatever afterlife they believe in.
the dreamvault cycle
Exploring the thread of creation & inspiration, The Dream Vault Cycle brings together over fifty multidisciplinary artists from opposing aesthetics.
Their combined talents create unique multi-media performances exploring the evolution of a creative idea and the interpretation of its seed value as it journeys from art form to art form.