Over the past 38 years I have studied acting and directing with some of the best teachers in New york City and worked with some of the biggest directors in the business including Sam Mendes, Jack O'Brien, Rob Marshall, Kathleen Marshall, Lloyd Richards, Frank Oz, Woody Allen, Scott Ellis, Austin Pendleton,Trip Cullman,
and Peter Flint.
I trained at the original Michael Chekhov Studios in class with Julianne Moore and James Spader.
I attended Drake University for Theatre Arts,
The Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, National Theatre Institute, HB Studios, Cafe La Mama; and recently received the Richard Porter Leach Fellowship at Empire State College in New York City continuing my studies in Solo Performance and Performance Art. I graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre in June of 2011 (at the age of 57!)
Acting Coach for Theatre, Film, and TV