Suzanne is honored to have Claire Manship on TAWFT! This is the first of a two-part episode on the word, “resilience.” Claire shares intricate details surrounding Claire’s crazy medical experiences over the past 1.5 years and why “RESILIENCE” is such a personal and powerful word and mantra for her life before, then, and now. Claire hopes her story will give listeners hope and determination to overcome their own life interruptions and tenuous situations. Enjoy!
More About Claire:
As an actor, her most recent credits include Bliss at The 5th Avenue Theatre, a staged reading of Bliss at Bay Street Theater, Music Theatre Wichita's Hairspray, STAGES St. Louis' regional premiere of It Shoulda Been You and DreamWorks' Madagascar, and Miss Saigon at Signature Theatre. Claire has also produced multiple concert series in New York, including The Ladies Who Lunch, benefiting Planned Parenthood of NYC at Feinstein’s/54 Below. Claire holds a BFA in Acting from Elon University, and trained at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting.
As a content creator, Claire is a member of the TikTok Creator Marketplace and Fund, has garnered tens of millions of views across multiple platforms, and has created sponsored and branded content. Claire collaborated with PureWow to create Songs From The Sill and has been featured in the New York Times and Daily Mail. She also co-hosted and edited four years on the weekly podcast The Thing That Happened This Week and is a contributor for Medium. As a social content creator and digital producer, Claire has designed logos, websites, professional branding, photo edited and copywritten, monitored analytics, mastered algorithmic and engagement strategies, used SEO best practices, and produced hundreds of videos.
She loves riding bikes around the Central Park loop, going to the movies multiple times a week, and creating content for her 334K+ followers on TikTok.
Claire is represented by Craig Holzberg and Ellery Sandhu at Avalon Artists Group, and is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association.
About the Show:
There’s a Word For That! is a weekly podcast that centers around a different word or expression each episode. Host Suzanne Dressler believes in pushing the envelope to explore why and how we use words and the ways this impacts our lives. With a diverse assortment of intelligent, creative, and exciting guests, TAWFT! will force you to analyze and consider words in an entirely original and eye-opening way. Even better? NOTHING is off-limits.
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