About Shaz Bennett information
Who is Shaz Bennett?
Shaz is a writer/filmmaker/performance
artist/voiceover artist & film programmer. She wrote & performed four
one-woman shows: "The Shaz Show," "Abrasive Fairy Tales,"
"Eyes, Lips, Legs," and "Hungover Angel." She has performed
extensively across the US, Mexico, Canada, Europe and South Africa in Theatres,
Comedy festivals, Museums, Universities, and abandoned warehouses. She performs
regularly at Sit & Spin at The Comedy Central Stage. Backstage called her “A six foot tall Liza” and The New York Post described her as “the
Mormon Dennis Leary”.
She has written and sold numerous short stories
and screenplays, and has developed a television pilot based on her original
material. She is currently working on a book of essays called “Hungover Angel.”
She wrote and directed the award winning films
"Martini” "Tunnels," and “Top of the Circle” which screened The
LA Film Festival, Cinevegas, Silverdocs, Lunafest, & at the International
Shaz was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah.
She currently lives in Silverlake, CA with her true love and their cat Jonah
named after the guy in the bible who was swallowed by a whale.
These days people seek knowledge, not wisdom. Knowledge is of the past, wisdom is of the future.
Shaz Bennett Comments
My pet mouse 'Elvis' died last night. He was caught in a trap..