MA TROGGIAN is a native Brazilian based in New York City whose artistic identity revolves around acting, SCREENwriting, and music.
She was considered for Best Actress at Brazil's biggest film festival, Gramado Film Festival, for her role in O Jardim Dos Amores de Woody Allen by Gustavo Spolidoro, and is the co-founder of Evoé, an award-winninG collective dedicated to promoting Brazilian culture abroad. In 2017, the collective produced the play The Seven Kittens, AND Ma got another Best Actress nomination at the 2018 Brazilian International Press Award.
MA HAD her playwright debut with Norma Jeane Was A Brunette, a play SHE wrote and starred in. She HAS recently finished writing THE feature Foreign, shortlisted for the 2022 Sundance Development Track. Her short script The Love of Jupiter won the 2022 PANO Microgrants and was selected for the 2022 Open Screenplay M Film Lab.
As a musician, she worked as the DJ and promoter of Lez Girls Party, a monthly event created in 2010 to CELEBRATE the lesbian community in her hometown. In New York, Ma focused on making new music and released four singles, including Black Money and I Want Ur Luv, produced by Grammy award-winning producer Bob Brockmann.
Finally, Ma HAS RECEIVED the City Artist Corps Grant to curate Make Music Don't Get Killed: a YEARLY showcase highlighting queer underrepresented performers and musicians in Brooklyn.
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