Lanny Harrison


Lanny Harrison - dancer,  actress,  poet - began her career in The New York Pantomime Theater in 1966.  She's created many one-woman shows,  presented at La MaMa, Dixon Place, & many venues in NYC & in Europe. The latest, Memoir: Dances, Stories & Songs was performed at Laura Simm's Story Salon in Spring 2015. Ms Harrison has been a member of Meredith Monk's theater company, The House, since 1969, playing lead roles in many productions.  She has created work & performed  with Steve Clorfeine, Lily Pink,  the late Collin Walcott,  Barbara Bash,  Arawana Hayashi,  Jerry Granelli, Jay Clayton,  Robin Daniels,  Terre Roche,  Deborah Gladstein. Ms. Harrison teaches a theater class Performing Stories: East Meets West in the Gallatin School of NYU. She runs an ongoing theater workshop, Characters in Motion, at Shambhala Meditation Center of NY & at West Kortright Centre in upstate NY.