Missouri State University
After a successful run as “Heidi Hansen” in DEAR EVAN HANSEN on Broadway, Lisa is teaching and directing full-time at Missouri State University. She was recently profiled in the University Blog, and in a lovely video featuring her experience on Broadway.
Dear Evan Hansen
Lisa will be returning to the Broadway stage to play “Heidi Hansen” in the Tony Award winning production of DEAR EVAN HANSEN!
Home Street Home
Lisa will be joining a star-studded group of artists this summer up at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Connecticut. She will be in the developmental workshop production of Home Street Home, a new punk-rock musical written by Soma Snakeoil, Fat Mike, David Goldsmith and Jeff Marx. Directed by Richard Israel.
Will Rogers Follies
Lisa recently completed the critically acclaimed production of The Will Rogers Follies at the Pioneer Theatre Company in Salt Lake City, Utah, co-starring as Betty Blake with the show’s star, David Lutken, as Will Rogers. Directed by DJ Salisbury.
From January through May this year, Lisa will be directing A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Stephens College and teaching 4 acting classes ranging from Meisner Fundamentals to Upper-level Scene Study and Acting for the Camera.
A Comedy of Tenors
Lisa recently completed a run in the world-premiere of Ken Ludwig’s A Comedy of Tenors, playing Tatiana Racón at the Cleveland Play House and the McCarter Theatre in Princeton, NJ. Directed by Stephen Wadsworth. Also starring Bradley Dean, Antoinette LaVecchia, Rob McClure, Ron Orbach, Kristen Martin and Bobby Conte Thornton.
Alexander Sage Oyen concert
Also in October, Lisa performed at Lincoln Center’s Bruno Walter Auditorium with Alexander Sage Oyen, a young composer/lyricist whose songs were masterfully presented by a number of brilliant singers (including Alex) as part of Lincoln Center’s Broadway Songbook Series.
Miller Tyson concert
Lisa performed with Chris Miller and Nathan Tysen (composer and lyricist of the upcoming Broadway musical Tuck Everlasting) at the York Theater in NYC. Nathan and Chris were the 2014 recipients of the prestigious Fred Ebb Award for excellence in musical theatre songwriting, and this concert at the York was a celebration of the Award and of their magnificent artistry.
Lisa played the title role in Victor Victoria at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, ME. Directed by Matt Lenz, the show also starred George Dvorsky, Darren Ritchie, Robyn Alves, Jacob Smith and Joe Joyce.
From February to April this year, Lisa appeared as Anna in John Kolvenbach’s masterful Sister Play at the Magic Theatre in San Francisco, CA. Directed by John Kolvenbach, the play also starred Anthony Fusco, Jessi Campbell and Patrick Kelly Jones.