Liza Donnelly, just back from live-drawing across the Atlantic, is on the scene at the Tony Awards, live-drawing the rehearsals, the Red Carpet festivities, and of course, tonight’s main event. You can follow her work on Twitter @lizadonnelly.
Ms. Donnelly has been contributing to The New Yorker since 1982. Visit her website here.
Here’s her entry on the Spill‘s A-Z:
Liza Donnelly, a pioneer in live-drawing ,is shown above in Brussels earlier this year at the EU.
Born, Washington, D.C. New Yorker work: June 21, 1982 – . Key book: Funny Ladies: The New Yorker’s Greatest Women Cartoonists and Their Cartoons (Prometheus, 2005). Edited: Sex & Sensibility: Ten Women Examine the Lunacy of Modern Love…in 200 Cartoons ( Twelve, 2008). Co-authored with Michael Maslin: Husbands & Wives ( Ballantine 1995), Call Me When You Reach Nirvana ( Andrew & McMeel, 1995), Cartoon Marriage ( with Michael Maslin) (Random House, 2009), When Do They Serve the Wine?( Chronicle, 2010). Women On Men (Narrative Library, 2013). Donnelly also wrote and illustrated a popular series of dinosaur books for children ( Dinosaur Day, Dinosaur Beach, Dinosaur Halloween, etc.) all published by Scholastic. She is the CBS News Resident Cartoonist.