Nicole Ferraro has performed in storytelling shows throughout NYC, including WORD at Sidewalk Cafe, Sideshow Goshko, The Story Collider, Stoops to Nuts, BadyHouse Concert Series, NoName @ WordUp, I Have a Crazy Idea, and more, and she's appeared on podcasts including The Story Collider and Singleling. Her personal essays have been published in The New York Times, Story Collider Magazine, The Frisky, Mr. Beller's Neighborhood, Modern Loss, Our Town, and New York Press. Nicole is also cohost of New York Story Exchange, a monthly storytelling series at Cornelia Street Cafe. Her solo show WHY SO MUCH SHAME? debuted at the 2016 FRIGID Festival to rave reviews, earning three awards and an extension; and later ran for an additional performance in the Dead Parents Club Solo Show Festival. Nicole is also creator and director of Art, Humanity & Action: a series uniting storytelling, social justice & fundraising.