NEWS 2018

NEWS 2017

12.18.2017 I have had the pleasure to be involved in the development of a new musical SAMA, for nearly 2 years now, written by TJ Armand and today a demo of one of the songs was released.

12.16.2017 LEZ ZEPPELIN and A WHOLE LOTTA STRINGS completes a gig run of December at FTC Warehouse. New album in the works as well. 

Small sample of DAZED and CONFUSED from The Cutting Room 12.13.2017

12.01.2017 My Prog / Alt Metal Project releases debut album 'Coalesce'. So proud, and exhausted and nervous. My singer/songwriter self wants to jump for joy. Find the music here.

Marlain Angelides of Ascending Dawn

11.30.2017 Alaska, Detroit, Portland,Pittsburgh, Vermont, Annapolis..touring with the Lez Zeppelin gals...Rockin stages and selling out venues. 

10.30.2017 On set with a great team playing a mysterious intruder on a mission. Short film by Benjamin Orifici out in 2018.

10.2017 VOICEOVER Booking ALERTS! Several NDAs but cool products that I am voicing. Hope to release the info soon 


10.04.2017 'Cannonball' Official Lyric Video by Ascending Dawn premieres on top metal blog Metal Injection. Couple that with a great little review!

"...a track mixed with fierce prog riffage and majestic melodies from the beautiful voice of vocalist, Marlain Angelides..."

Hear and see the video here

Marlain Angelides of Ascending Dawn

09.2017 My prog-style, alt, metal project Ascending Dawn gears up its promo campaign for release of debut album 'Coalesce'. Already there have been features in Alternative Press, World Arts News, and Alt Dialogue plus more with a premiere coming out 10/4 on Metal Injection.   

Marlain Angelides, Ascending Dawn

08.16.2017 Late Summer mini TOUR with Lez Zeppelin hitting some awesome new venues. Massive culture shock from being on the Greek Islands but what a blast! Especially when it kicked off in an unfamiliar but so warm environment surrounded by well, wonderful nerds!!! Lets see I might write a blog about this...see video with excerpts below! Photo Gallery contains photos by Gen Con, Nicci Nyxi Stix, John Huntington...always grateful!!!

07.17 Off to European Capital of Culture Festival Paphos 2017 for the #devisedtheater piece The Truth About Venus. An amazing mind blowing experience!

Marlain Angelides in The Truth About Venus

06.23.2017 Highline Ballroom 'Lez Zeppelin plays the HITS' show was a blast! Pics soon.

05.26.2017 Presenting an excerpt of Mario Fratti's (writer of 'Nine') play BROOKLYN at the Lower Eastside Festival at Theater For the New City, with actor/director Stephan Morrow. Photo taken backstage and out of costume, the character is chaste, and against type. Full AEA production in October.

Marlain Angelides and Stephan Morrow in Brooklyn

05.09.2017 Rocking the staged reading of a new rock musical by Peppy Castro and June Rachel Ospa with a bunch of super folks to some heavy hitters including Live Nation. Lets see where this may go.... 

Marlain Angelides in Rocking the Planet

05.07.2017 On set for a true crime docuseries for Investigation Discovery Channel with Red Marble Media Productions. My 'white trash' returns early 2018 air date....

Marlain Angelides in Grave Secrets 2

05.2017 Lez Zeppelin gigs live on...Photos by the award winning Pat Benic.


04.16.17 Spent my Easter Sunday on the set of FANGIRL, a web series with a fantastically talented crew from NYU... I got to play a neurotic British publicist with some serious tricks up her sleeve. Vampy craziness in one. And guess what I got to wear?

04.10.17 Interview! Out in the performers bible BACKSTAGE. Talks about how I got cast in their VO Promo and Lez Zeppelin. Plus advice on my transition to the US from UK professional life. And the VO is below!

04.08.17 Just finished shooting a short with a wonderful crew from SVA. A film by Dominik Czaczyk called RAINBOW RIVER. I play an Accountant who discovers her husband's truth too late.

Marlain Angelides on set of Rainbow River
Marlain Angelides in Rainbow River

03.30.17 - 04.01.17 LEZ Zeppelin mini New England Tour. Portland, New Hampshire and Boston in snow. What crowds though!!!!

Marlain Angelides with Lez Zeppelin

03.20.2017 Voice Over alert! AIR WICK National Campaign has released its first product Freshmatic with my American Accent. 

03.19.17 On set with the film ONE WAY directed and written by the amazing Celine James and starring Alana Masterson, Stephen Gleason and Marlain Angelides. What a super pro team and great set of actors. When you play an upscale wife oblivious to her fate... Backstage wrapped cast and production shots by Emily Lipson!

Marlain Angelides as Mrs Fitzgerald in ONE WAY
Marlain Angelides as Mrs Fitzgerald in ONE WAY
Marlain Angelides on the set of ONE WAY
Marlain Angelides on set of ONE WAY

03.08.17 World renowned venue IRIDIUM hosted Lez Zeppelin and Jennifer Batten (Guitarist for Jeff Beck and Michael Jackson) for two night. What a ride. Photos by Jim Bellmont and Jeff Smith.

Marlain Angelides in Lez Zeppelin
Marlain Angelides @Iridium with Lez Zeppelin
Marlain Angelides with Lez Zeppelin and Jennifer Batten

03.05.2017 On set for a short with some great new talent. Directed by Alexander Mejia.

Marlain Angelides in MOTEL

01.20.17 SHE ROCKS Awards at NAMM Convention center debuting our Lez Zeppelin version of 'The Lemon Song'. With star studded guests and honourees it was pretty amazing!

Marlain Angelides with Lez Zeppelin on She Rocks red carpet
Marlain Angelides with Lez Zeppelin on she Rocks stage
Marlain Angelides with Steph Paynes, Lez Zeppelin and Yasi Hofer

01.16.17 Debut at Joe's Pub, Public Theater. What a rush to be a part of this space, alongside Tony nominees and Broadway vets. Truly an honour. Thank you, SAMA: An American Requiem and Armand & Paiva.

Marlain Angelides at Joe's Pub

12.16.16 and 12.17.16 Two amazing nights with the ladies who rock Lez Zeppelin led to an amazing review by Alex Green on Stereo Embers Magazine. THANK YOU! Click the image for more.

Singer Marlain Angelides not only has all of Robert Plant’s moves down cold, she’s got her own individual swagger and her voice is filled with power and heart.

12.08.16 ROCK N ROLL ANTHOLOGY : From Folk To Fury event featured LEZ ZEPPELIN. What a rush!

Marlain Angelides, Leesa Harrington Squires and Steph Paynes

12.05.2016 Booked a complete VO campaign of a great product as the #voiceof. Releasing in 2017. American accent. So happy ;-)

11.12.16 PLAY IT LOUD, a book by the legendary Guitar World ex Editor, Brad Tolinski, was released and we got a chance to Ramble On with 4 songs... 

10.20.16 About a day after I joined Lez Zeppelin, the beautifully talented Steph Paynes whisked me off to the studio saying 'learn The Lemon Song' in the morning and stuck me in front of a mic to sing it within a few hours. Little did I know this was going to happen: and to top it all off it is the track that the glorious #LitaFord is also featured. Steph has her own song on there too, Lez has Leesa Harrington Squyres on drums and Megan X Thomas on bass, as well as a bunch of other super talented well reknowned female rock guitarists have their own tracks. Out in January '17 on #SteveVai's record label, I am sitting on hot coals till then....and squeezing lemons till I fall right out of bed, bed, bed, bed....(click image for more)

10.14.16 Lez Zeppelin tour dates available! HERE

10.13.16 Debut at Feinstein's 54 Below, Concert Reading of SAMA featuring Broadway Tony Nominees and Vets. 

Marlain Angelides at 54 Below

10.01.16 I got to debut with the blues! As the official new vocalist for Lez Zeppelin (All girls All Zeppelin), I had my first taste of feeling truly rock n roll again, with a whole string section to boot, at Suffolk Theater, LI. Steph Paynes, Leesa Harrington Sqyres, Joan Chew, what incredible ladies and what an amazing night! More gigs coming up! Photos by Michael Sparrow and Maia Kennedy

09.26.16 A week of rehearsals at the amazing National Sawdust in Brooklyn, which housed us as we prepare the updated version of SAMA: An American Requiem, a new musical reading for 54 Below this Oct 13th at 6:30pm. With an incredible cast of Broadway vets. 

09.13.16 After a summer back home and several Voice Over bookings later (including Tena, YSC, Travelers UK, Havas Health, United Nations) I am preparing to revisit my destructive rock n roll character Skylar Cole in the New York New Works Festival in the next installment of the musical SIREN'S DEN by Rori Nogee. NOW through to the SEMI FINALS Tuesday Sept 2oth!!!

06.27.2016 Sometimes I get to do things out of the normal box I am put in! Here I am as a vulnerable mom going through divorce who is the everlasting fixer of all things broken. The staged reading FOR ALL MY GIRLS was a great success, now going into full production, dates/venue tbc, in Fall 2016. I also got to play opposite these amazing ladies, R&B stars, Monifah Carter and Adina Howard, and theater superstar April Nixon.

06.10.2016 Just completed the second of two acoustic gigs, the first at Lower East Side Festival and the second at Cornelia St Cafe, where some new songs were sung and some fun was had and there was some awesome playing by Iakov Kremenskiy. Here is a less than 30 sec clip of what went down.

05.13.16 Entering into the world of a Grecian Rock Opera, at The Players Theater, NYC, made me get in touch with my Greek and metal band roots. Plus we received awards from UNESCO. Fellow singers Elaine Tuttle, George Tsalikis, Dom Giovanni and band Porphyra together with  awesome set of dancers took the stage for 3 shows. Here is a video and some photos by Christos Kavvadas:

04.06.2016 Latest British VO Booking I had came through with the video content! Humatics is an amazing company, really inspiring. Here is the video with my voice...

Marlain Angelides as Skylar Cole, Adam Kaster as Garrett

Marlain Angelides as Skylar Cole, Adam Kaster as Garrett

03.17.2016 SIREN'S DEN by Rori Nogee, a new rock musical workshop set for Under St. Marks in April. More news below. Check out my character the Siren 'Sexy Indie Rock Singer' Skylar....

Marlain Angelides on set for Today Show Promo

11.5.2015 TODAY SHOW Commercial Shoot is a rap, I got to play hairdresser for the day! On set for the morning with some awesome actors.

10.30.2015 AN AMERICAN REQUIEM Reading by Davenport Theatrical written by TJ Armand, directed by Daniel Goldstein was an amazing experience. I got to sing and act opposite Jason Gotay (Spiderman) and Tony Nominee Olga Merediz, along with Broadway vets Jacqueline Antaramian, Ryan Duncan, Harriet D Foy, Christine La Duca, Osh Ghanimah, Gilbert Sanchez, as a rock Occupy Protester Meg, of Armenian/American descent. Listen to my vocals in the video.

09.20.2015 THE JIM GAFFIGAN SHOW Episode aired! As an avid non-drinker, I love to emulate those I see in bars. My debut as a drunk, overtly expressive tart...

Jaie Wells, Jude Cassion, Marlain Angelides, Dorian Vasquez as the ONYX Family

Jaie Wells, Jude Cassion, Marlain Angelides, Dorian Vasquez as the ONYX Family

08.31.2015 LOVINGTON rock musical workshop opens at The Frying Pan. Come vote for my awesome family of Onyxes!

Oberon: Ash McNair Titania: Marlain Angelides

Oberon: Ash McNair Titania: Marlain Angelides

07.20.2015 SHAKESPEARE Double Header! I am playing two ladies in two shows at the same time. Titania (The Gallery Players) and Lady Capulet (West Village). Not sure they would ever be friends, but its a ball for me!

NEW WEBSITE BEGiNS: So here is my new format, a little simpler than before. Just to have a bit of info here is some of the news up until this point in NYC.

Marlain Angelides and Brian Childers in MY WIFE IN A CHADOR directed by Stephan Morrow at Theater For The New City, Nov 2014

New York Times Review of RAPUNZARELLA WHITE Feb-June 2015

New York Times Review of RAPUNZARELLA WHITE Feb-June 2015

Off Broadway debut as Heidi Hoe in GOING ONCE LAUGHING TWICE at St Luke's Theater, directed by Eric Parness, together with Brian Jaffe as Freddie/Producer/Writer, Sept 2014

Off Broadway debut as Heidi Hoe in GOING ONCE LAUGHING TWICE at St Luke's Theater, directed by Eric Parness, together with Brian Jaffe as Freddie/Producer/Writer, Sept 2014