Lynne Kolber Halliday is a writer, producer and performer. Originally from Montreal, she graduated from Vassar College, and attended the Circle in the Square Professional Training Workshop. She has appeared Off Broadway and regionally in productions including Baby and I’m Still Getting My Act Together, as well as Inventing Mary Martin and Porterphiles, both at the York Theatre. She sang “The Voice” in ABT’s world-premiere ballet “Weren’t we Fools” at City Center and the Guggenheim Museum and has written and performed one-woman shows for venues such as the Kimball Theatre in Virginia and the Laurie Beechman Theatre.
Lynne, in collaboration with James Hindman, Beth Hutton, Gretchen Cryer and Craig Pospisil, wrote and produced The Gorges Motel for the New York International Fringe Festival. The same group’s One Christmas Eve at the Evergreen Mall was presented at the 2018 NYFringe Festival and is published by DPS. Her play Something About Eve premiered at NJRep’s Theatre Brut Festival. Her short plays are published by Dramatists’ Play Service and Smith and Krause. She (and her production company, Schondeikkan Productions, LLC) is a frequent investor in new shows, including Legally Blonde and Come From Away. She is the proud co-producer of James Hindman’s new comedy, Popcorn Falls, directed by Christian Borle.
She and her husband, renowned fight director B.H. Barry, live in New York City and have one daughter, Olivia.