international singer/songwriter and recording artist, originally from Hamburg. She’s released 3 albums and has performed on television and radio throughout Europe and the United States. Lucie won Best Actress at the Hamburg Film Festival, and performed her hugely successful original one-woman musical show, Gabriele’s Universe, throughout Germany. Lucie and her eclectic band, Lucie & the Perfect Wave, play regularly at Oahu’s most popular venues, including Turtle Bay Hilton, Hard Rock Café, Doris Duke Theatre, and The Republic.
Marcia Zina Mager
international best-selling author and performer, originally from New York City. Her fiction and non-fiction books have been translated into 10 languages. Marcia studied improvisation with Academy-Award winning legend Alan Arkin and has appeared on national television, including a guest-starring role on Hawaii Five 0. She was featured on Lifetime TV’s BEYOND CHANCE hosted by Melissa Etheridge, and on Japan’s hit TV show, KISEKI TAIKEN! She’s performed around Honolulu, including Aloha Tower Marketplace, Gordon Biersch, HPU, Kumu Kahua Theatre, and Arts at Mark’s Garage.
Lucie and Marcia bring decades of experience leading seminars and workshops. Lucie has worked with children and adults around the world and currently teaches The Power of Voice and Sing Your Soul sessions in Hawaii. Marcia is the founder of the original national seminar series, Write from the Heart, taught all across North America and currently works with writers of all ages as The Write Coach. Inspired by the success of their musical, they now offer a unique theatre/music/creativity program as well.
Alan Okuye is a former Atlantic Records recording artist who has toured and recorded with Rickie Lee Jones, Keifer Sutherland, Mic Fleetwood, and many others. He is the co-creator and musical director of Bandage; the Rock Opera, which performed all over Hollywood from 2000-2013. His music has been used in film, television, and on stage including Wild Things, The Gilmore Girls, Bones, and The Dennis Miller Show. Alan continues to perform and record in Los Angeles, along with teaching students all over the country in person and via SKYP out of his studio in Kailua. In addition, he accompanies ballet classes at Ballet Hawaii.