Diana Veiga is a gifted storyteller who brings truth, wit and insight to the page and on the stage. She loves to observe the lives of ordinary people and their everyday experiences and uses them to create stories that exhibit the humor and beauty in the seemingly mundane.
About Diana


Telling Stories Next Show: It’s All About Love

One of my mom’s favorite, favorite songs is Earth, Wind & Fire’s ‘It’s All About Love’. I mean when my brother and I were kids, whenever we were driving somewhere and it came on the radio, my mom would sing every line to us. And when Maurice started “rappin”, she was right there with him – emphasizing certain lines. Sometimes… Read More

A Beautiful Sight: My 2020 Recap

I had every intention of getting this 2020 recap up before 2020 ended, but listen me and time ain’t never been friends. However, I was determined to get the post done even if it means putting a 2020 recap up on February 7, 2021 because I’m proud of the work I did in 2020 and feel that as a creative,… Read More

Let’s Get LIT for the Holidays

Marrrryyyyy Christmas!! Get it?! In October, I produced my first storytelling show. Pressed: Stories About Getting Your Hair Did was a success! It was so wonderful to provide a space for the women to share their personal hair stories and for Black women to be in community together. There was so much laughter and shared camaraderie. I had thought about… Read More