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  • (8/02) Stag: Artistic advisor for "Nickel and Dimed", adapted by Joan Holden from the book by Barbara Ehrenreich. Intiman Theater, Seattle, Washington/
  • (2/05) Appears as herself on Technology Entertainment and Design (www.ted.com) - which a series of academic lectures on human ideas and imagination. It was recorded in Monterey, CA, and can be seen freely on-line on the above site or by following the link to TED below as streaming video, streaming audio, or 'Pod download. She uses her acting skills to play four portraits of "quintessential Americans": author Studs Terkel, convict Paulette Jenkins, a Korean shop-owner who lost property during the Los Angeles race riots in the 1990s and a rodeo bull rider.
  • Stage: Wrote / appeared in "House Arrest", a one-woman show.
  • Stage: Wrote / appears in one-woman play "Twilight: Los ANgeles 1992", US tour. NOTE: Nominated for an Obie Award and a Tony award.
  • Stage: Wrote / appears in "Fires in the Mirror", a one-woman show. NOTE: Won an Obie Award, nominated for Pulitzer Prize.
  • (September 8 to 19, 1993) She performed in her play, "Fires in the Mirror," in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C.
  • (November 7, 1997 to January 4, 1998) Her play, "House Arrest: First Edition," was performed in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. Mark Rucker was director.
  • (December 31, 2010 to February 13, 2011) She acted in her play, "Let Me Down Easy," at The Arena Stage Theatre production in Washington D.C. Leonard Foglia was director.
  • (1993 - 1994) She acted in her play, "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992," on Broadway in New York City.
  • (1993 - 1994) She acted in her play, "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992," off- Broadway in New York City.
  • (May 23 to July 18, 1993) She acted in her play, "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992," in a world premiere at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Emily Mann was director.
  • (April 9 to 18, 1999) She wrote and directed the play, "House Arrest: An Introgresson," in a Special Event at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.
  • (1993-1994 season) She performed in her play, "Fires in the Mirror," at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. Wendall K. Harrington was projection designer. Candice Donnelly was costume designer. John Ambrosone was lighting designer.
  • (Spring 1996) She acted in her play, "Twilight: Los Angeles 1992," in a Spring bonus production at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. Sharon Ott was director. Christopher Barreca was scenic designer. Candice Donnelly was costume designer. Pat Collins was lighting designer. Joshua Redman was composer. Stephen LeGrand was sound designer.
  • (January 9 to Febuary 3, 2008) She performed in her play, "Let Me Down Easy," at the Long Wharf Theatre (Mainstage) in New Haven, Connecticut. Stephen Wadsworth was director. David Rockwell was set designer. Ann Hould Ward was costume designer. David Lander was lighting designer. David Budries was sound designer. Jan Hartley was projection designer. Rob Bissinger was associate set designer. Elizabeth Roxas was movement consultant Amy Stoller was dialect coach.
  • (1995 to 1996 season) Her play, "Fires in the Mirror," was performed at the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Brian Kulick was director. Mark Wendland was set designer. William Lane was costume designer. Kevin Adams was lighting designer.
  • (1997 to 1998 season) Her play, "Fires in the Mirror NE & St. Louis Tour," was performed at the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Amanda Dehnert was adapter. Brian Kulick was director. Mark Wendland was set designer. William Lane was costume designer. Kevin Adams was lighting designer.

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