A performing artist for over 25 years, audiences both here, in Africa and Europe have embraced her as a master teller and teacher of an ancient art form in a New World theater. "Spellbinding!"- The New York Times. "Myth, dream-weaver, anthropologist, Therese is all this and more" - Aishah Rahman, Playwright. She has been a recipient of the Heathcote award and the United States Speaker Program, State Department. BA Sarah Lawrence College.