The Lady Aye is an award-winning sideshow performer (rare double blockhead, fire eater, escapist, pain-proof girl, sword swallower, and grinder girl) and MC, who has worked with everyone from Rob Zombie to Cirque du Soleil. She's performed all over the US, been chosen as a finalist for Stoli Originals Casting Call competition, won the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus’ First of May award and Michael Showalter's "No Punchline Punchline" Contest. Her TV appearances include: Discovery Channel's "Oddities", Comedy Central's "Tom Papa: Live from New York," and the WB's "Gossip Girl.” In addition, her press accolades include USA Today, AOL, Bust Magazine and the Village Voice's Best of New York 2006. As a writer her work has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, Penthouse, Salon, and more.
The Village Voice – “Best of New York 2006”
Finalist – Stoli's Next Original Contest
Winner - Michael Showalter's No Punchline Punchline Contest
Winner – Bindlestiff's First of May Award
Artist-in-Residence, Governor's Island Arts Festival 2013
“She-Larious: Femininity, Feminism & Funny in Performance”
Winner - Yellow House NY Professional Stipend 2014