Lisa Banes

Narrator, My Antonia

LISA BANES has appeared in The Niceties (2018) and Present Laughter (2007) at the Huntington. Broadway credits include Rumors, Arcadia, High Society, Accent on Youth, and Present Laughter. She has appeared Off Broadway in Look Back in Anger (Theatre World Award), My Sister in this House (Obie Award), A Call from the East, The Three Sisters, Antigone, Isn’t it Romantic (Drama Desk Award nomination), Emily, Fighting International Fat, Ten by Tennessee, The Alice Complex, and Go Back to Where You Are. Film credits include The Hotel New Hampshire, Marie, Young Guns, Cocktail, Dragonfly, The Jackal, Without Limits, Pumpkin, Freedom Writers, Gone Girl, and A Cure for Wellness. Her numerous television credits include the series “The Trials of Rosie O’Neil,” “Girls Club,” and “Son of the Beach;” the television movies Look Back in Anger, Kane and Abel, Hemingway, and the immortal Mother, May I Sleep with Danger?; and recurring roles on “China Beach,” “Six Feet Under,”“Masters of Sex,” “Nashville,” and others. Ms. Banes is an alumna of The Acting Company and a graduate of The Juilliard School.