Heidi-Marie Ferren is an actress, vocalist, and writer who originally hails from California, Arkansas, and Texas. For the past four years she has served our service members as Miss USO, performing and speaking across the globe as an ambassador and steward of gratitude. She has performed and lectured in over 700 venues including performances at CitiField, Nassau Coliseum, Madison Square Garden, and President Clinton’s Inauguration. As a country, jazz and gospel recording artist, Heidi’s credits include performances with Patti LaBelle, Lee Greenwood and Tony Orlando. Heidi was recently seen in Gary Marshall’s new film New Year’s Eve and playing Wonder Woman on HBO’s hit T.V. show, “Bored to Death” with Ted Danson. She has been featured twice on the Colbert Report and will be in several National commercials this Fall, one of which is the currently running commercial series for Match.com. On stage, she has played leading roles in Shakespeare and Shaw across the globe with some of the world’s most renowned Directors. Some of her favorite roles include: Candace in the world premiere of Dogshow; Frances Abbott in In the Belly of the Beast, directed by Adrian Hall; Lena in Misalliance, directed by Ethan McSweeny; Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing; Isabelle in School for Husbands; Desdemona in Othello, the Marquise in Successful Strategies, directed by Carl Forsman and Helena/Puck/Flute in the Award winning PBS Broadcast of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Heidi is currently in development of her one woman play, Confessions of the Happy Bride, which will be playing in New York City and abroad beginning this Fall.