LAWTF Performer Lynn McNutt

Lynn McNutt

Sunday, March 31st, 7pm—“Rising Above”
BLUE: A Rhapsody in Blubber
Three characters intertwined by whale song, dive deep into their separate, yet united stories.

Lynn is a 35-year veteran of traditional theatre and has performed in international and national
tours, Off-Broadway, and at such theatres as the Kennedy Center, Arena Stage, The Shakespeare Theatre, Goodspeed Opera House, Indiana Repertory, Connecticut Repertory, and Florida Stage.

She has performed in many workshops and readings with notable playwrights such as Nilo Cruz, Deborah Zoe Laufer, Ken Weitzman, and John Guare. She was nominated twice for a Broadway World Award for The Pirates of Penzance directed by Terrance Mann and for My Fair Lady co-starring Terrance Mann. As an educator, Lynn served as a visiting professor on the faculties of the University of Miami and Auburn University.  She received her MFA in Acting from the Shakespeare’s Theatre Academy for Classical Acting at George Washington University. 

She is currently an Associate Professor in the BFA and MFA programs at Florida Atlantic University. For her second act, Lynn is swimming in new territory, creating and performing original works such as her current project, BLUE: A Rhapsody in Blubber.