Sydney Maresca recently designed the costumes for Year of the Rooster (Ensemble Studio Theater), Blood Play (The Debate Society), Finks (Ensemble Studio Theater), Alice in Wonderland (New York City Opera), The Civil War (TheatreWorksUSA), La Brea (Clubbed Thumb), The Lapsburgh Layover (Ars Nova), Hand to God (Ensemble StudioTheater), and The Zero Hour (13P). Film work includes: Sin Matador, Breakup at a Wedding, and Movie 43's "Superhero Speed Dating". Nominated for a Henry Hewes Design award for her work on The Debate Society's Buddy Cop 2, Sydney is a winner of the Opera America Robert L.B. Tobin Director-Designer Showcase and the J.S. Seidman Award for Excellence in Design. She teaches Costume Design at Marymount Manhattan College, has an MFA from NYU, a BA from Sarah Lawrence College, is on the board of directors for Triskelion Arts, and is part of ukulele band The Hazzards whose song "Gay Boyfriend" was one of the first viral videos and debuted at #67 on the UK Singles Chart.