Ruth Anne Baumgartner
In love with the stage since playing "Lettuce" in the famous Salad Skit in fourth grade. Nonprofessional, college, and professional experience in acting; extensive experience as a singer; nonprofessional and professional experience in directing, especially Elizabethan and Jacobean plays; experience painting sets, building props, and building costumes. Sometime playwright. Member (past president), Board of Directors, Town Players of Newtown; Member (current president), Board of Directors, Westport Community Theatre. Forty years experience teaching at the college level (English literature, writing, and theater).