Clouds Are Pillows for the Moon

“Clouds Are Pillows for the Moon”, is a coming of age story that follows a Native American girl Ella Horses who seeks to discover herself after the recent death of her mother. Together with her blood sister, P, a foreign exchange student from Thailand, they embark on a journey that transforms them from girlhood to womanhood.

Tidtaya Sinutoke

Composer

Tidtaya Sinutoke is a NYC-based composer originally from Thailand. Writing credits include: Clouds Are Pillows for the Moon (Yale Institute for Music Theatre; ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop), Hart Island Requiem (The Civilians R&D Group), Tick-Tick (Prospect Theater Company’s Musical Theatre Lab), Crossing Borders (CAP 21 Residency), and Gender Outlaw. Tidtaya participated in the 2014 Composer-Librettists Studio at New Dramatists and the 2015 Johnny Mercer Songwriter Projects. MFA: NYU Tisch. Member: Dramatists Guild, ASCAP.

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Ty Defoe

Lyricist and Bookwriter

Ty Defoe, Oneida/Ojibwe tribes, Grammy Award for his work on Come To Me Great Mystery: Native American Healing Songs. Other work includes: Clouds Are Pillows for the Moon (Yale Institute for Musical Theatre; ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop), Hart Island Requiem (The Civilians R&D Group), Crossing Borders (CAP 21 Residency), Gender Outlaw, and recently an international puppet tour of Heather Henson’s Flight: A Crane’s Story, CalArts & NYU Tisch.

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