(Edna, Handle With Care
her Broadway debut in Oh What a Lovely
created the role of Olivia in Your Own Thing
originated the role of Bobbi Michelle in Neil Simon's hit Last of the Red
and received a Tony nomination for her starring role in the
LA, she received kudos playing the title role in Driving Miss
psychiatrist is Agnes of God
, Mary Todd
Lincoln in The Last of Mrs.
starred in Once in a
(Mark Taper), The Supporting
(Doolittle), On Golden Pond
Harris and Charles
Durning at the Ahmanson) and as Golde in Fiddler On The
the Dorothy Chandler and in both its 25th and 30th Anniversary Tours.
the lead role in Kander & Ebb's The World Goes
(Actor's Alley) and received the ADA Best Actress award for Everyone's Friend
She has guest-starred in countless TV shows
and has had
recurring roles in several, including a 4-year stint as the
dentist on Trapper John M.D
, Johnny Depp's
mother on 21 Jump Street,
Judge Scott on Family Law,
and the lead in
13 Queens Blvd
opposite Eileen Brennan.
Films include Little Murders,
Jonathan Demme's Citizens Band
portrayed the legendary
Diana Vreeland in the one-woman play Full Gallo
(Actors' Theatre of Louisville), played the title role in Lorca's House of
(Santa Fe Rep), starred opposite Tom Posten in Sam Bobrick's Remember Me?
Kansas City, and fulfilled a childhood dream of playing Anna in The King
New London, NH. Most recently, she completed a run in The Beat Goes On,
musical revue in Hollywood and earlier this year played Mary McCarthy
in Hellman v.
She has directed innumerable plays, both new and old, has an 8
Yorkie named Rocky and lives with a guy named Bill.