Alanya is an award winning composer lyricist. Her work has been performed around the world, including the Lincoln Center, Playwrights Downtown, Feinstein’s 54 Below, The Green Room 42, The Pershing Square Signature Theatre, The Times Center, The Duplex Cabaret Theatre, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Tristan Bates Theatre, Leicester Square Theatre and numerous theatres around New York, Australia and London. A music director, pianist, performer and singer songwriter, Alanya is also a passionate educator, having worked extensively with students in the theatre and music for over 15 years.
Alanya is a graduate of the Graduate Musical Theatre Writing Program, Tisch School of Arts, New York University and member of the BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre Workshop. She is a member of the Dramatists Guild, Mercury Musical Developments, APRA AMCOS and Maestra. She studied in London at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and is a Licentiate of Trinity College, London. Sheet music for her compositions can be found at ContemporaryMusicalTheatre.com, www.homegrownaus.com and alanyabridge.com.