Singer/songwriter, cabaret performer and author Meg Flather is a five time BroadwayWorld Award nominee, two time Backstage Bistro and three time MAC Award-winning performer who has garnered glowing reviews from top New York entertainment publications and websites. As a singer/songwriter, Meg is often compared vocally, lyrically and stylistically to legendary singer/songwriters: Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon and Suzanne Vega. Meg is a member of ASCAP and has released seven CD's of her original music (all of which are available on iTunes.) She has written and recorded songs for independent films, Off-Broadway and on behalf of HIV/AIDS, 9/11, Alzheimer’s, Autism, suicide awareness and political activism. Meg has been a featured performer for The Gay Men’s Health Crisis at New York’s historic Webster Hall, the Vermont and Tribeca Film Festivals, to benefit the victims of Typhoon Yolanda at the Philippine Consulate, and at the Rose Theater at Jazz At Lincoln Center for the 2018 Mabel Mercer Cabaret Convention.
Meg has performed in commercials and corporate films and for 16 years has served as Brand Ambassador for skincare lines sold on QVC, HSN, SHOP NBC, TVSN, Australia, and The Shopping Chanel of Canada. Meg trademarked the name, “Home Shopping Diva”® and her 2011 one-woman show of the same was named as one of the “Top Ten Cabaret Shows of the Year” by Times Square Chronicles cabaret reviewer Stephen Hanks. Meg's autobiography, Home Shopping Diva . . . Lessons, Lyrics and Lipstick, is available on Amazon.com. All the songs quoted in the book are available on iTunes.
Meg’s background is as diverse as the many hats she likes to wear. Born in the Philippines as the youngest daughter of Peace Corps parents, she spent her first five years in Micronesia and Malaysia. She then moved to Massachusetts, but eventually settled in New York City where she attended the High School of Music and Art in Harlem and then NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and SUNY. After college, Meg devoted several years to volunteering with AIDS and cancer patients through the Supportive Care Program at St. Vincent’s Hospital. Meg is a member of The Dutch Treat Club (“Arts, Culture, Conversation Since 1905”) and The American Songbook Association, which promotes music appreciation in NYC public schools.