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LINDA ROPER

Phone: (845) 471-3248
Linda Roper - Head Shots

Height:
Weight:
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5’ 4”
140 lbs.
Brown
Blue
Website:
E-mail:
www.lindaroper.com linda[at]lindaroper[dot]com
       
         
       
       

Training

     


Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama (RSAMD) - Glasgow, Scotland - 1985 to 1988
Workshop with Lev Dodin, Maly Theatre of St Petersburg - Russia - 1992     Chekhov
British American Drama Academy - Oxford, England - Summer 1995     Shakespeare
Professional Lab Training & Showcase at The Simon Studio (Roger Hendricks Simon) - NYC 2004

               

Repertory Theatre


SCOTTISH THEATRE (1988 – 1992)

BRUNTON THEATRE
  (Director - Charles Nowosielski)
CHAMBER MUSIC - Constance

HAMLET - Gertrude
JANE EYRE - Mrs. Fairfax
NOISES OFF - Dotty
SAINT JOAN - Saint Margaret
THE MASSACRE OF TRANENT - Satan

PITLOCHRY FESTIVAL THEATRE
  (Dirs. - Clive Perry/Joan Knight)
LYON RAMPANT - Queen Mary
SLY FOX - Sly's Servant
LADY WINDERMERE'S FAN - Lady Jedburgh
WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION - Miss Clegg

ROYAL LYCEUM & SCOTTISH TOUR
 (Director - Ian Wooldridge)
VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE- Mrs. Lampari
   Understudy for Beatrice/Catherine


RSAMD
AS YOU LIKE IT - Audrey
CAMINO ROYALE - La Madrasita
THE AGAMEMNON - Clytemnestra
THE BEAUX' STRATAGEM- Mrs. Sullen
THE SEAGULL - Paulina
STAGS AND HENS - Bernie

EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL
A PERFECT ANALYSIS GIVEN BY
  A PARROT - Flora
GRAND MAGIC - Mrs. Locasio
MOTHER GOOSE - (PANTO) - Prince Rupert
PLUGGED INTO HISTORY - Kay
SCUM - Madame Masson

SOMETHING UNSPOKEN - Cornelia

AMSTERDAM AND DUTCH TOUR
AS YOU LIKE IT- Audrey

 


AMERICAN THEATER (1995 - present)


BROADWAY BOUND- Kate
BEDROOM FARCE- Delia
CABARET- Fraulein Schneider
CINDERELLA - Wicked Stepmother
DESIGN FOR MURDER - Louisa

FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND - Eleanor
I REMEMBER MAMA- Mama
LETTICE AND LOVAGE- Lotte
MADWOMAN OF CHAILLOT- Aurelia
MAJOR BARBARA - Major Barbara


MAME - Mrs. Upson
MOON OVER BUFFALO - Ethel
NIGHT OF THE IGUANA - Hannah
STEEL MAGNOLIAS- Clairee
THE COUNTESS- Lady Eastlake
THE CHILDRENS HOUR- Mrs. Tilford

THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE - Mary L.

THREE SISTERS - Anfisa
SHERLOCK HOLMES - Countess von Stalburg

WITNESS FOR THE PROSECUTION - Janet McKenzie


Film

 

 

PANIC IN WOMEN - Scottish Health Board Edinburgh, Scotland
THE ART OF PLAY - Zen Mountain Monastery Mount Tremper, NY (USA)

Special Interests

 

 


Served in the Woman’s Royal Naval Service (UK) (1962 - 1965)
All-Women Trek through the Himalayas and Halfway up Mount Everest (1992)
Traveled with the Dragoman Overland Expedition through India and Mid-East (1993)
Lived, worked and studied at the Zen Mountain Monastery, Mt Tremper, NY (1994– 1995)
Competed in the first ‘Round the World Clipper Yacht Race’ -
        Circumnavigated the world from England to Hong Kong and back (1996-1997)
Created Japanese Zen garden at my home