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Lisa Birnbaum

LISA BIRNBAUM is absolutely thrilled to be making her Alley Theatre debut in Cleo. Most recently she was seen reprising her roles in the award-winning production of Bedlam's Sense & Sensibility at the American Repertory Theatre. Other favorite credits include Off-Broadway: Arielle in F#%king Up Everything (now known as Brooklyn Crush), Tina/Violet in Abraham Lincoln’s Big Gay Dance Party, and Emma Borden in Lizzie Borden. Regional: Mrs Dashwood/Anne Steele in Sense & Sensibility at the Folger Theatre, Lysistrata in Lysistrata at Connecticut Rep, Titania in A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Playmakers Rep, Sarah in The Moscows of Nantucket at the Nantucket Theatre workshop, Janice in Italian American Reconciliation at the Longwharf Theatre, Sevgi in Cry of the Reed at the Huntington Theatre, Bianca in Taming of the Shrew at the Shakespeare Theatre of D.C., Bianca in All's Well That Ends Well at the Yale Rep, and the singer in Romeo and Juliet, and Charity in Anything Goes at the Williamstown Theatre Festival. TV credits include “Deception,” “Law & Order,” “Blue Bloods,” “What Would You Do,” and “Guiding Light.” Lisa holds an M.F.A. in Acting from the Yale School of Drama. Visit her at lisabirnbaum.com or on instagram @liserbeth.