Born in Montego Bay, Jamaica, I started my journey from the stage as a theatre director. As a storyteller, my passion for films have led to producing meaningful and authentic stories with a collaborative team via The Loft Works Studio. My mission — to connect and engage an audience through the art of personal storytelling.
‘The Beauty Within’ was presented at the ArcLight Culver City in Los Angeles (2016), ‘Déjà Vu’ at Hotel Stage in Hong Kong (2016), ‘Rêvant des Révolutions’ at PS Bookshop in Dumbo (2011), at DNA Gallery in Provincetown (2010), at Red Elation Gallery in Hong Kong (2009), and ‘Private Property’ at the ArcLight Hollywood (2007).
(S)ML Suitcase Packed (2012), Frexh Shanghai (2010), and Behind the Green Door in Provincetown (2010).
“As a performer, Ms. Ehrhardt aptly transforms into different characters’ bodies and voices. We are in trustworthy hands as she takes us through moments of deep compassion, heavy fear, and youthful delight. Equally adept as a writer, she knows how to command rapt attention through suspense and jarring juxtapositions. With the assistance of simple, yet effective staging by Monique Lai, Ehrhardt offers an experience that attunes the audience to the power of personal storytelling.”
The content and message not withstanding, Ehrhardt is evidently an earnest practitioner of her craft. Her directing and staging team offered huge supports for the project. Director Monique Lai, a Fine Arts photographer, challenged Ehrhardt to use every possible aspect of the stage frame. A visit to world famous Dunns River Falls with her unwitting prey — “the American, the arachnid Ehrhardt lolls on top of chairs in a sultry and suggestive pose akin to that of a bikini model reclining on sand.
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