Renowned theater actress who performed in Broadway productions of Side Show, The Full Monty, and Billy Elliot. Her Washington, D.C. theatrical credits include Company, Mame, and The Witches of Eastwick.
She and Alice Ripley received the first co-nomination in Tony Award history for their performance as Siamese twins in the musical Side Show.
She played dance teacher Sandra Wilkinson in Broadway's Billy Elliot. Julie Walters played the same role in the film adaptation of the play.
After attending Carnegie Mellon University, she moved to New York and joined the Broadway cast of Jekyll & Hyde.
She grew up in Richmond, Virginia. She was married in September of 1998.