Just recorded the walking tour for Olana Historic Site with Paul Riccardi, working at the wonderful Wave Farm in Accra. We swapped sections all day and had a grand time. Next time you go to Olana, be sure to get the audio tour!
Understudying Tina Packer in the role of Isabelle Arc in The Mother of the Maid by Jane Anderson at Shakespeare and Company in Lenox, Mass. This play runs until September 6th. If I go on, I’ll announce it here!
The Mother of the Maid
by Jane Anderson
Directed by Matthew Penn
I will be participating as an actor in screenplay readings at the Fifteenth Film Columbia Festival on Saturday October 25th, Noon in Hudson, and Sunday October 26th 10AM in Chatham. For more information go to: www.filmcolumbia.org
Leigh will be playing Lady Macduff at Saratoga Shakespeare Festival this summer.
CONGRESS PARK, Saratoga Springs, NY
Tuesday, July 15 – Sunday, July 27, Tuesday – Saturday, evening performances begin at 6:00pm, Sunday Matinees begin at 3:00 pm.
Fighting for Freedom, in which I played Florence Dobbe with the great honor of playing across from Bruce Dern, produced by Loken Mann Productions is running this week (starting September 12) at the Fairview cinemas in Hudson, as a fundraiser for that movie theater to purchase a digital projector.
See trailer of Fighting For Freedom (known previously as Love Orchard) below:
June 2015 – played the role of Grace in the short film Key Transitions, ...
“…I understood that the need to tell stories was deeply embedded in our minds and inseparably entangled with the mechanisms that generate and absorb language. Narrative imagination – and therefore fiction – was a basic evolutionary tool of survival. We processed the world by telling stories, produced human knowledge through our engagement with imagined selves.”
-Aleksandar Hemon The Aquarium, Personal History, The New Yorker Magazine, June 13 & 20, 2011