Laura PatinkinActor

Laura Patinkin is an actor and singer from Chicago and Atlanta, and now happily resides in New York.

Laura has appeared on Broadway (Tzeitel in Fiddler on the Roof with Topol); Off Broadway (Beau Jest, The Education of Hyman Kaplan directed by Lonny Price, Godspell, Esther in Esther by Liz Swados, The Pajama Game); on National Tour (South Pacific with Robert Goulet); and in numerous regional theatres around the country. Some of her favorite roles are Sonia in They’re Playing our Song, Morales in A Chorus Line and Isabelle in Crossing Delancey. She is especially proud of her work with the Department of Defense/U.S.O., performing for our troops all over the world. Most recently Laura appeared in two Broadway Labs: Wallenberg, directed by Martin Charnin and The Trouble With Doug, directed by Victoria Clark. She also enjoys her voiceover and commercial work. Laura has a B.F.A. from Carnegie Mellon University in Music Theatre.

Laura is thrilled to be working with Kathy Olsen and Encompass Arts.