Eren T. Gibson

Life in the Big Apple



Actress, Comedian, Writer, Director 



About Me

Welcome to the world of Eren! An Aspen, Colorado transplant who now calls New York City home. Daughter of the critically acclaimed architect, David Gibson, Eren has lived and traveled throughout the United States and Europe. Equestrian and skier, a graduate of Oberlin College, Eren is fluent in English, Italian, French and Spanish. She is a trained and experienced actress, comedienne, writer and now director. Eren was a finalist for MTV DJ search, considered numerous times as a hostess/spokeswomen for the Food Network and Discovery Channel, The Travel Channel and other networks. She has performed her one woman show and stand up in major comedy clubs and has run her own comedy room on the Upper West Side. Eren has also served New York City as a first-responder on 9-11 and as an Auxilary Mounted Patrol in Central Park. She rides horses whenever and wherever she can and digs around in the dirt and get's her hands dirty in her plot in the community garden. She supports other artists and attends functions and events, teaches part-time (foreign languages), practices the art of being a zealous amateur gourmet, does a lot of photography and most definitely tries not to miss a wine tasting or two with the gals. She makes jewelry in her spare time and lives on the Upper West Side in SoHa with her dog and cat.

Contact (personal/professional) "CRACKING THE CODE," 2 person film noir comedy  "IMAGINE DAT!" a solo about the (after) life of Jimmy Durante (personal) (foreign language tutoring/lessons and translation)


Current Shows/Projects

 Currently running is "Imagine Dat!" a one-man show about the life (afterlife) of show business icon Jimmy Durante that Eren is Directing and Co-producing. This production is well written and wonderfully performed by Jon Freda. With the reception "Imagine Dat!" has received it should have a long run in a venue that will bring Jimmy to life for audiences everywhere...Eren is very proud of this project. 


"Cracking the Code," New York City's original 2 person film noir mystery/comedy is always looking for bookings and venues that are as unique as this show which features 11characters. Eren, with partner and fellow actor Jon Freda, Co-wrote, Co-Produces and Co-stars in this entertaining show.


- Eren is working on her new one woman show featuring herself (finally ) a host of multi-ethnic characters, portraying the dramas in her life both on stage and off; including white man dancing at C-Town, interracial & past the cusp dating, "No open box!" shopping in Chinatown, life on the subway and in a teepee, jumping out of a moving car in Naples, and avoiding getting shot by Hunter S. Thompson!

- There is also another one-woman show still in its very early stages where Eren will portray an icon and a star that not only has taken audiences to the stars but where no humankind (and even human kind has gone before)... you do the quantum math.

- Eren has always loved poetry and has gathered all the poetic musings of her mind on scraps of paper, napkins and gathered them together in a collection that she is working on for publication. Maybe these musings will leap off the pages (yes real pages) and inspire readers. Keep your fingers crossed.


    Director: Love Creek Productions “One/ Act, Short Play Festival,” and finalist for the festival for Best New Original One/Act Short Play category.

Director: “Sex & Sealing Wax,” a one-woman show written and performed by Romy Nordlinger, 2004 Midtown International Theatre Festival-Short Plays/Solo Shows, 2004 Estrogenius Women’s Theatre Festival.

Director: “Imagine Dat!” a one-man show about the (afterlife) of Jimmy Durante, written and performed by Jon Freda (

Director:Sparks,” a dark comedy in one act featured in John Chatterton’s Short Play Lab at the Roy Arias Theatres, December 2011.



Co-Producer and Co-Writer and Performer: “Cracking the Code;” New York City’s film noir comedy, murder mystery ( ).

Co-Producer and Director: “Imagine Dat!” a one-man show about the (after life) of Jimmy Durante, written and performed by Jon Freda.

Producer and Writer and Performer: “Comedy Isn’t Pretty, Tragedy Isn’t Ugly; 9 Voices From the Feminine Side of Generation ‘X’,” a one-woman show that appeared in cabarets and festivals around New York City and the Tri-State area.

Co-Producer, Booker, MC and Performer: “T.G.I.F.,” (Thank God It’s Funny) Friday nights at the West End Gate Café Comedy Room. 2005-2006 a weekly night of stand-ups and cabaret acts that featured well known, up and coming and new talents from clubs all over the Tri-State area cable and network television.

Producer, Booker and MC: “No More, Slow, Sleepy, Sundays…” A showcase night of talent that featured comedians, musicians, singers poets and spoken word artists at La Negrita Bar & Café on the UPWS on Columbus Avenue.



"Dr. Bello" a film with Isaiah Washington/Vivica Fox- Director/Producer Tony Abulu

role: Nurse Sylvia


"SPARKS," a dark comedy about a couple, their dog and something that goes very wrong.  (A Short Play)

Directed By:   Eren T. Gibson       Written By:  Jon Freda

Starring:   Josh P. Weinstein   &   Victoria Gillette

John Chatterton's Short Play Lab @ Roy Arias' Theatre, Payan Theater

300 West 43rd Street, 5th Floor

Saturday Dec 17th @ 7:00pm  & Sunday Dec 18th @ 4:00pm Program A

Tickets: $20.00 and Search for Short Play Lab


"Imagine Dat!"  a one-man show/dramedy about the (afterlife) of

Jimmy Durante.

Take a peek at the man behind the nose, and the musician who made music magic!

Written and Performed By: Jon Freda Directed By: Eren T. Gibson

The National Arts Club

Wednesday February 1st, 2012

 info at: or

** This show was well received at both The Italian American Museum,NYC and The Italian Cultural Institute @Casa Belvedere in Staten Island, NY, The Italian American Cultural Center in Worcester, MA.PAST


  • "IMAGINE DAT!" a solo show about the (after) life of Jimmy Durante

The Italian American Museum   Mulberry Street, NYC

The Italian American Cultural Institute @ Casa Belvedere, Staten Island, NY

The Triad Theatre 158 West 72nd Street (off Bdway) NYC

The Italian American Cultural Center Leo's Ristorante, Worcester, MA


  • "CRACKING THE CODE" New York City's only original 2 person

11 character film noir, murder/mystery, comedy. Co-written, Co-Produced and Co-starring

Eren T. Gibson and Jon Freda

Lafayertte Grill & Bar (Halloween Special) 54 Franklin St., NYC (Btwn Broadway/Lafayette)

Midtown International Festival347 36th St., 3th Fl, NYC

 Manhattan Rep Theatre Festival 303 W. 42nd St., 3rd Fl, NYC

The Triad Theatre  158 W. 72nd St., NYC


*We are always looking for bookings at theatres, events, conferences, private parties...


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