Is an accomplished, award winning Actor/Singer of stage, studio and screen. She is Seattle born and raised and proud of it! She is a veteran of the US ARMY and a Veteran of the stage.
Some of her favorite roles are Miss Hanigan in Annie at the 5th Ave. Theare Seattle, WA. The National and Canadian Tours of Menopause The Musical. (8yrs) She has also appeared in long running productions of Menopause the Musical in Seattle, Toronto, Minneapolis and San Francisco. Other productions include... Miss Hanigan in Annie, The Queen in Cinderella and Macy's store Manager in ELF the Musical at the 5th ave Theatre in seattle ,Mrs. Muller in Doubt, Ma Rainey in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom, Lorene/Lucky in The Time of Your Life, Miss Mary in Play On!, Louise in Seven Guitars, and Angel in New Patagonia all at the Seattle Rep. The Northwest premiere of A...My Name is Alice at the Group Theatre and TAG, Waiting to be Invited, Omnium Gatherum and Blues For An Alabama Sky at ACT Theatre, the world premiere of Nickel and Dimed at Intiman, Sea. and the Mark Taper Forum, LA., as well as Black Nativity, A Raisin in the Sun, and Crumbs from the Table of Joy (all at Intiman). And a national tour of The Miracle Worker. She has performed nationally at the Goodman Theater, Chicago (nom. Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for Play On!), Arizona Theater Company (Arizoni Award for Play On!), Portland Center Stage, and the Alley Theatre, Houston. Cynthia's all time favorite role is that of Billie Holiday in Lady Day At Emersons Bar And Grill (Seattle Group Theater) Her voice can be heard in many ways, audio books (The Wedding by Dorothy West- Unabridged Chivers Audiobooks) video games (Gunmans Chronicles Mainframe Computer) (Voodoo Vince- Madame Charmaine) film, (Spree- Susan) (Gory, Gory Hallelujah- Grandma) and numerous radio and TV commercials. She is the owner of Simply Speaking Studios.
Metalsmithing and lapidary study are at once old and new to her old, because it, once again allows her to comunicate and express her interpetations of the energies and emotions around us and new because it does this in such away as to give the owners of these peices a solid touchstone, a tangible way to join her in the flow of creativity.