Student in drama, Guildhall School Music and Drama, 1956-1959.
Adjunct Professor, lecturer in classical theatre, Yale University, New Haven, 1967-1968; special lecturer in theatre classics department, Ohio State University, 1966; lecturer in acting technique, Smith College, 1969; professor speech and voice technique and classical theatre, American Theatre Arts, Los Angeles, 1980-1987; development director, executive producer, director, Actor's Center of Los Angeles Theatre Wing, 1988-1990; Adjunct Professor acting School Theatre, University of Southern California, since 1990; special director audition and company department, New York Shakespeare Festival Company, 1972-1973. Inaugural director Center Coast Repertory Theatre, 1990.
Member Actors Equity Association (board directors western division 1990).
Married Brian Phelan, 1960 (divorced 1964). Married Jeffrey Bleckner, 1974 (divorced 1986). Children: Alexandra, Joshua.