Lynda Shadrake--actor, improviser, and everymom--is thrilled to make her Redtwist Theatre debut in the spring of 2017 as Marty in Annie Baker's Circle Mirror Transformation directed by Scott Weinstein. She portrayed Mrs. Eysnford-Hill in the Jeff-recommended Pygmalion this past summer with Oak Park Festival Theatre directed by Jason Gerace. She played Eddie's mother, Doris, in the critically acclaimed and Jeff-nominated Pocatello by Sam Hunter with Griffin Theatre, directed by Jonathan Berry. Lynda was thrilled to play two different moms in two different web series this past summer: The Adventures of Jacketman and season two of The Dreamers! She appeared in Griffin Theatre's Balm in Gilead (2015), also directed by Jonathan Berry. In 2014 she played Miss Prism in Oak Park Festival Theatre's The Importance of Being Earnest. An ensemble member of Griffin Theatre, Lynda has toured extensively with their productions of Letters Home and Frindle. You can catch her on the internet in the first season of the web series The Dreamers playing Kara's mom. Lynda is a regular performer with The League of Improv Heroes most recently performing at Open Door Rep in Oak Park. She is also a co-creator and performer in The Spew, the long-running spoof of TV's The View. She was featured in Stage Left's Leapfest 2014 in the new play Mine and Yours at the Storefront Theater. Recent independent films include Teenage Ghost Punk, Dear Mr. Fidrych, and Hunter. And, yes, you did see her in that carpet commercial. Check out some of her work on the Media page.