Headshots & Highlights
Ellen Is A Quadruple Threat
As a stand-up comedian, actor, author, and psychiatrist, Ellen Orchid is a quadruple threat. In the tradition of the great stand-up comedians, from Henny Youngman to Phyllis Diller to Joan Rivers, Ellen Orchid is a storyteller with a winning way of getting laughs.
Stand-Up Comedian & Psychiatrist
Utilizing a unique, high-energy manic style honed from years on the stand-up circuit and as a practicing psychiatrist, Ellen Orchid is a favorite of comedy clubs and colleges nationwide. Impressive credits include network television appearances and performances. Headlining comedian. Great for corporate events, fundraisers, banquets, and clubs.
Ellen’s Latest Book
A biography of JACOB WEINBERG (1879-1956) a brilliant Russian-Jewish composer and concert pianist. Born in Odessa, he trained at the Moscow Conservatory of Music (1901-1906) and became a concert pianist and prolific composer. He wrote the first Hebrew Opera, “The Pioneers of Palestine” (1924). He emigrated to the US and settled in NY with his family. His works were performed in NY – at such cultural landmark venues as Carnegie Hall, Town Hall, City Center (formerly the Mecca Temple), and the 92nd St Y. This book is written by his granddaughter ELLEN WEINBERG MAUSNER (nee Elle Orchid).
Get In Touch
Ellen is available for hire as a stand-up comedian, actor, writer and (not through this site) a psychiatrist. She currently resides in Manhattan.