She played Frenchy in the original Broadway production of "Grease".
Singer of "Lili Marlene" In USA and Canada.
1996 ran for the State Assembly and again in 2000 for the House of Representatives 25th District in California. Mews a long time peace activist, Co-Produced the "Freedom Behind Bars", benefit to aid rehabilitation programs for California prisons. Twenty-five years participation in world peace assemblies to dissolve stress in the environment.
Her father was a doctor and her mother an artist.
Her great-grandparents were abolitionists, suffragettes and worked for human rights and union organization.