TANYA MOBERLY has been performing at Don’t Tell Mama since 1998 when she co-created the THE BLONDE LEADING THE BLONDE. The show ran for 8 episodes over the course of 5 years and received a MAC Award nomination for special production.
Solo cabaret shows include MOBERLY SINGS DI FRANCO (Stu Hamstra of Cabaret Hotline deemed it “The Best Musical Event of 2001”), FOR WHAT IT’S WORTH, TANYA SINGS ARLEN, ETC…, TANYA SINGS JONATHA BROOKE, TANYA SINGS BECK, ETC…and THEATRE SONGS.
Non-musical New York City appearances include Miriam in THE EXCITING LIFE (Samuel French One-Act Festival finalist); Tina in BLIND CORNER and multiple roles in JAVA JIVE, a collection of one-act plays set in coffee shops. JAVA JIVE premiered at The Avery Point Playhouse, moved to The Producer’s Club in NYC and was eventually transformed into FRESH BREWED – TALES FROM THE COFFEE BAR, which ran at Don’t Tell Mama. Tanya starred and directed the cast of four.
Other theatre credits include: April in COMPANY, Rizzo in GREASE, Columbia in THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW, Ruby in DAMES AT SEA, Lola in DAMN YANKEES Dorothy in NITECLUB CONFIDENTIAL, Petra in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC, Drood in THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD and Hannah & Diana in CALIFORNIA SUITE. She has also toured the U.S. For Theatreworks/USA in GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS and JUNGLE BOOK.
Other directing credits include AMY BETH WILLIAMS (CRAZY TO LOVE YOU), MARNIE KLAR (TUNED IN, HOME, ACCIDENTAL HAPPINESS & MARNIE KLAR SINGS…), DAVID BALLARD (HAVING IT ALL & TRUE NORTH), SUSAN GARSON ( WHERE DO I START?) and DAN RUTH (A LIFE BEHIND BARS).
Tanya received a MAC Award Nomination for Director in 2016.