Comedienne and chanteuse Lady Rizo, aka Amelia Zirin-Brown, exploded on the NYC stage 3 years ago. Dubbed a 'cabaret superstar' by New York Magazine, she revives the genre by creating vintage arrangements of 80s and 90s pop songs. A dynamic singer, emcee and bon vivant she co-created the cult caburlesque show Lady Rizo and the Assettes in 2005.
She sings and records with multi-platinum recording artist Moby, and was nominated for an MVPA for the choreography of his video of New York, New York featuring Debbie Harry. Most recently she recorded a duet with acclaimed cellist Yo-Yo Ma that was released on a Holiday album featuring Diana Krall, James Taylor and Alison Krauss among others.