Suzana Apelbaum is a Creative Director and actress, born in Rio de Janeiro, adopted by São Paulo and abducted by NY.
Suzana began her artistic career at 12 years old, when participated as actress in a musical theater play. Graduated on stage, she acted as actress, singer and tap dancer in many theater plays for children and adults. Throughout her career, she was worked with important names of theater and dance like Jose Wilker, Deborah Colker and Gringo Cardia.
Her plays are amazing, but mostly the payment only paid the chopp after the show in Baixo Gávea, Rio de Janeiro, so she decided to try Advertising. Suzana fell in love by advertising career, and she developed working as Creative Director in one of the most important agency of the international and national market. At present Suzana is Creative Head on Google NY.
In the same time with her Advertising career, Suzana developed several projects more conected to her art: she presented a TV show on Multishow channel, a radio show on BandNews, produced and acted in monologue that she played 6 different characters, was part (and still is) of an international storydoers collective called “Asas”, that creates and produces original content of art and entertainment.
Her new artistic project is a performance called “Confusion”, that mixed tap dancing with brazilian tambourine to tell about the sensation of being a brazilian Creative living in NY.