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Lyn Greene Biography (1954?-)
Full name, Lynda Greene; born May 21, 1954 (some sources say 1955), in Newton(some sources say Boston), MA; daughter of Kermit (a businessman) and Elinore A. (a teacher and author; maiden name, Ziff) Greene. Addresses: Contact: c/o Actors' Equity Association, 165 West 46th St., New York, NY 10036.
- Actress, producer, writer
- Birth Details
- May 21, 1954?
- Newton, Massachusetts, United States
- (Stage debut) Lead singer, Earthlight, Charles Playhouse, Boston,MA, 1972
- Michelle Schwartz, Kid Purple, Roundabout Theatre II, New York City, 1984
Painting Churches, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cincinnati, OH, 1985-1986
- Jane, Villa Serena, American Stage Company, Teaneck, NJ, 1986-1987
- Charlotte, Flora, the Red Menace, Vineyard Theatre, New York City,1987-1988
- Aldrich, Freeze Tag, Henry Street Settlement Theatre, New York City, 1989
- Edna Edison, The Prisoner of Second Avenue, American Jewish Theatre, New York City, 1989
- Emma Goldman, Assassins, Playwrights Horizons Theatre, New York City, 1990-1991
- Josie, A Moon for the Misbegotten, Missouri Repertory Theatre, Kansas City, MO, 1990-1991
Working One Acts '91, Theatre Row Theatre, New York City, 1991
A Christmas Carol, McCarter Theatre, Princeton, NJ, 1991-1992
- Also appeared in Quirks, Edison, NY; Say Goodnight Gracie,Actors Playhouse, New York City; Hi Low, a solo show staged in New York; appeared as Hope, Amateurs, Michael Bennet Studios, New York City;as Nancy, Oliver, the Leader, Zorba, and Sally Bowles, Cabaret, all at Colorado Center for the Performing Arts; as Mary Warren, The Crucible, and Anne Rutledge, Spoon River Anthology, both at Meadowbrook Summer Theatre; as Susie La Reve, The Gang's All Here, Ralph Freud Playhouse, Los Angeles; as Sister Ralph, Ready or Not, Pennsylvania Stage Company; as Lina, Misalliance, and Rosalind, As You Like It, both Arizona Theatre Company; in the lead roles, Sprechen Sie Brecht, White Barn, Westport, CT, and Brecht on Brecht, St. Louis Repertory Company, Loretto-Hilton Hotel, St. Louis, MO; as Jenny, The Threepenny Opera, Portland Stage Company, Portland, OR; as Lucy Brown, The Threepenny Opera, St. Louis Repertory Company, Loretto-Hilton Hotel; as Lenny, Crimes of the Heart, Portland Stage Company; and as Helena, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Denver Center Theatre, Denver, CO. Toured as Rotonde, The Love Cure, with Lincoln Center tour.
- Director of Hi Low, a solo show, produced off-Broadway.
- (As Lynnie Greene) Cynthia Sherman, Over the Brooklyn Bridge (alsoknown as Across the Brooklyn Bridge and My Darling Shiksa), United Artists, 1984
- (As Lynnie Greene) Maria Teresa Bonino, On Our Own, CBS, 1977-1978
- Panelist, Get Rich Quick, 1977
- Panelist, The $10,000 Pyramid, 1977
- Panelist, "The $20,000 Pyramid," The $10,000 Pyramid, 1977
- Young Dorothy, "A Piece of Cake," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1987
- Young Dorothy, "One for the Money," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1987
- Young Dorothy, "Mother's Day," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1988
- Young Dorothy, "Dateline--Miami," The Golden Girls, NBC, 1991
- Meg Hennessy, "The Torrents of Greed (1)," Law & Order, 1991
- Mercedes Macomber, "Alex, Then and Now," The Five Mrs. Buchanans,1994
- Also appeared on various talk shows.
- Executive story editor (with Richard Levine), Lush Life, Fox, 1996
- Producer, Stark Raving Mad, NBC, 1999
- Supervising producer, Normal, Ohio, Fox, 2000
- Also producer, Family Rules; and story editor, The Crew (also known as Cabin Pressure).
The Five Mrs. Buchanans, 1994
The Crew (also known as Cabin Pressure), 1995
- (With others) Lush Life, Fox, 1996
Stark Raving Mad, NBC, 1999
First Monday, CBS, 2002
- Also writer for Normal, Ohio, Fox.
- Adapted the stage play Sprechen sie Brecht, with Swen Swenson, produced at White Barn.
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