"Still I Rise" by Maya Angelou
Video recording of a poem.
Jennifer received her classical acting training at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, and her improvisation training from Paul Sills at his Wisconsin farm. She is currently co-artistic director of Original Practice Shakespeare Festival (OPS Fest) in Portland, Oregon. She has worked in regional theater (Portland Center Stage, American Stage, Profile Theatre), touring theater (Artists Repertory Theatre, Lesbian Thesbians, United Stage), television (Leverage, Hawaii, Grimm), and film (Water Man, Thin Skin, Scrapper). Lanier lives with her wife, two sons, a costume-loving dachshund, a cantankerous cat, a tornado of a kitten, and an anorexic tortoise. jenniferlanieracts.com
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