- Featured in The New York Times, Billboard, The Village Voice, and the New York Daily News among numerous other publications

 

- Regularly headlines New York City's premier music venues including 54 Below, Joe's Pub, the Iridium, and the Metropolitan Room. Repeatedly sold out New York City's legendary Bottom Line and drew a standing-room-only crowd to New York City's renowned B.B. King's

 

-Shared the stage with Maureen McGovern, Tom Wopat, Faith Prince, Ann Hampton Callaway, David Johansen, Kevin Bacon, and the late Phoebe Snow; appeared in support of Foreigner, Curtis Mayfield, David Brenner, Doctor John and many other talented artists

 

- The New York City run of her cabaret show "Torch" earned a glowing review in The New York Times; Lina has also performed "Torch" in Paris, Chicago, and St. Louis

 

- Lina's musical "Southern Rain," co-written with Dan Gross, was one of only four musicals selected for the 2013 ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop with Broadway icon Stephen Schwartz

 

- Recipient of multiple awards from the Manhattan Association of Cabarets and Clubs, including Best Female Artist of the Year and Best Director

 

- Invited to close the show at the 2013 Gabby Awards in Los Angeles, created to celebrate distinguished Greek North Americans in business, philanthropy, the arts, and education

 

- American Songwriter Magazine award-winner (lyrics) for the song "For Now," co-written with Dan Gross and Johnny Rodgers

 

- First runner-up in the John Lennon Songwriting Competition for her song "Bury Me Deep"

 

- Sang the closing theme song of the critically acclaimed HBO documentary “Telling Nicholas," directed by Emmy winner James Ronald Whitney

 

- Original song "Love Grows Here," co-written with Dan Gross and J.P. Perreaux, performed by the New York City Gay Men's Chorus and numerous other singers nationwide. Lina was invited to perform "Love Grows Here" with 100 children at the Tokyo Olympic Center in Japan
 
- Award-winning performance director and teacher who works privately with singers of all types. Co-founder of the Summer in the City performance workshop in New York City, which has run for over a decade, and founder of the Midwest Cabaret Conference in Chicago (see WORKSHOPS page for more information)