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  • Co-starred on Broadway in Roundabout Theatre Company revival of 'Major Barbara', beginning June 2001.
  • (May 2002) : Played "Lysistrata" in "Lysistrata", a musical by Galt MacDermot and Matty Selman, adapted from the play by Aristophanes (Loeb Drama Center, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachussets, USA).
  • (September 2002) : Played "Mary McCarthy" in "Imaginary Friends", a play by Nora Ephron (Old Globe Theater, San Diego, California, USA).
  • She performs the readings (with fiddle player Paul Woodiel) of the new audiotape versions of Laura Ingalls Wilder's classic "Little House" novels, published in 2003 by Harper Children's Audio.
  • April 2005 - currently playing the role of "Sister Aloysius" in the Broadway production of "Doubt", written by John Patrick Shanley, at the Walter Kerr Theatre.
  • (May 2006) : Played "Grace Hardy" in "Faith Healer", a play by Brian Friel (Booth Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
  • (September 2006) : She played "Sister Aloysius" in "Doubt", a play by John Patrick Shanley (Ahmanson Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA).
  • (1992) She acted in Bertolt Brecht's play, "The Good Person of Setzuan", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. The crew included Frank Galati (director), Loy Arcenas (scenic designer), Claudia Schmidt (original incidental music) and James F. Ingalls (lighting designer).
  • (1994) She acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "The Night of the Iguana", at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with William Petersen in the cast. The crew included Loy Arcenas (scenic designer), James F. Ingalls (lighting designer) and Richard Woodbury (sound designer).
  • Mrs. Warren's Profession (2010). Comedy/tragedy (revival). Written by George Bernard Shaw. Original Music by David Van Tieghem. Assistant Director: Alexander Greenfield. Directed by Doug Hughes. American Airlines Theatre: 3 Oct 2010- 28 Nov 2010 (65 performances + 35 previews that began on 3 Sep 2010). Cast: Cherry Jones (as "Mrs. Kitty Warren"), Sally Hawkins (as "Vivie Warren"), Adam Driver (as "Frank Gardner"), Mark Harelik (as "Sir George Crofts"), Edward Hibbert (as "Mr. Praed"), Michael Siberry (as "Reverend Samuel Gardner"). Understudies: Peter Bradbury (as "Mr. Praed/Reverend Samuel Gardner/Sir George Crofts"), Cary Donaldson (as "Frank Gardner"), Stephanie Janssen (as "Vivie Warren"), Charlotte Maier (as "Mrs. Kitty Warren"). Produced by Roundabout Theatre Company (Todd Haimes: Artistic Director. Harold Wolpert: Managing Director. Julia C. Levy: Executive Director. Gene Feist: Founding Director).
  • Faith Healer (2006). (Revival).
  • Doubt (2005). Drama.
  • Imaginary Friends (2002). Written by Nora Ephron. Music by Marvin Hamlisch. Lyrics by Craig Carnelia. Musical Director: Ron Melrose. Dance arrangements by Ron Melrose. Music orchestrated by Torrie Zito. Choreographed by Jerry Mitchell. Associate Director: Matt August. Associate Choreographer: Jim Osorno. Directed by Jack O'Brien. Ethel Barrymore Theatre: 12 Dec 2002- 16 Feb 2003 (76 performances + 20 previews that began 25 Nov 2002). Cast: Cherry Jones (as "Mary McCarthy'), Swoosie Kurtz (as "Lillian Hellman"), Harry Groener (as "The Man"), Anne Pitoniak (as "A Woman"), Anne Allgood (as "Abby Kaiser & Others"), Bernard Dotson (as "Leo & Others"), Rosena M. Hill Mrs. Stillman & Others"), Gina Lamparella (as "Beguine Dancer & Others"), Dirk Lumbard (as "act & Others"), Peter Marx (as "Fiction & Others"), Perry Laylon Ojeda (as "Vic & Others"), Karyn Quackenbush (as "Fizzy & Others"). Swings: Jim Osorno, Melanie Vaughan. Standbys: Anne Allgood (as "A Woman"), Dirk Lumbard (as "The Man"), Susan Pellegrino (as "Lillian Hellman/Mary McCarthy"). Produced by USA OSTAR Theatricals.
  • Major Barbara (2001). Comedy (revival).
  • A Moon for the Misbegotten (2000). Drama (revival).
  • The Night of the Iguana (1996). Drama (revival).
  • The Heiress (1995). Drama (revival).
  • Angels in America: Perestroika (1993).
  • Angels in America: Millennium Approaches (1993).
  • Our Country's Good (1991).
  • Macbeth (1988). Tragedy (revival).
  • Stepping Out (1987).
  • Active on Broadway in the following productions:
  • (September 11 to October 27, 1996) She acted in Ruth and Augustus Goetz's play, "The Heiress," in the 30th Anniversary Season at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Donald Moffat, Frances Sternhagen and Michael Cumpsty in the cast. Gerald Gutierrez was director. Jane Greenwood was costume designer. John Lee Beatty was scenic designer. Beverly Emmons was lighting designer.
  • (September 22 to October 29, 2006) She acted in John Patrick Shanley's play, "Doubt," at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Doug Hughes was director.
  • (January 3 to February 7, 1999) She acted in Ellen McLaughlin's play, "Tongue of a Bird," in a co-production with Joseph Papp's Public Theater at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California. Lisa Peterson was director.

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