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Performing company executive

Lynda Sturner, American performing company executive. Board director Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts, 1980—1999, Music Theatre Group, New York City, vice president, 1981—2001; board director Provincetown Theatre Company, 1999—2003; co-president League of Professional Theatre Women, New York City; Member of League of Professional Theatre Women, Screen Actors Guild, Actors Equity Association.

Background

Sturner, Lynda was born on July 1, 1941 in Buffalo. Daughter of Samuel and Rachel Louise Sturner.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Boston University, 1963.

Career

Instructor Boston University, 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Actor: (Broadway plays) Oliver, 1964-1966, Bingo the Musical, 2007. Producer: Triangle Productions, 1981-1987. Co-producer: The Juniper Tree, 1982.

      Artistic director: Playwrights Forum Incorporated, 1982-1988. Provincetown Repertory Theatre, 2004-2005. Playwright: Woman's Project Laboratory, 1989-1997.

      Contributing author: TheaterMania. Com, 1999—2007. Author: (plays) Look What You Made Me Do, 2000 (Audience Choice award, 2001), Art Brute, 2001, The Death of Huey Newton.

      Co-author Sextet, 2001.

Membership

Board director Castle Hill Truro Center for the Arts, 1980—1999, Music Theatre Group, New York City, vice president, 1981—2001. Board director Provincetown Theatre Company, 1999—2003. Co-president League of Professional Theatre Women, New York City.

Member of League of Professional Theatre Women, Screen Actors Guild, Actors Equity Association.

Connections

Married Jerome S. Traum, September 23, 2001 (deceased). Children: Daniel Matthew Traum, Edward Hart Traumstepchildren: David A. Traum, Norman Traum.

father:
Samuel Sturner

mother:
Rachel Louise Sturner

spouse:
Jerome S. Traum

child:
Daniel Matthew Traum Sturner

child:
Edward Hart Traumstepchildren: David A. Traum Sturner

child:
Norman Traum Sturner