Lisa’s career began in her hometown of Overland Park, KS and has taken her to Broadway and points in between. On the First National Tour of the Tony Award winning revival of Pippin, Lisa had the pleasure of performing the role of Leading Player over 100 times! Other Broadway credits include The Addams Family (Wednesday Addams understudy) and Ragtime (Emma Goldman understudy).  

New York credits include the reading of "Anastasia" with the legendary Angela Lansbury, as well as her portrayal of Sam Peterson in the original American musical "Empire".  In addition, Lisa has worked extensively throughout regional theatre, including The Paper Mill Playhouse, Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera, Sacramento Music Circus, The 5th Avenue Theatre, The MUNY, Gateway Playhouse, Kansas City Starlight, The Shakespeare Theatre Company, North Carolina Theater, The Arvada Center of Arts and Humanities, Portland Center Stage, and many more.  Favorite roles include Florence Vassy in Chess, Eva Peron in Evita, Velma Kelly in Chicago, and Magenta in The Rocky Horror Show.

Lisa is excited for what lies ahead! Stay tuned for updates!

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