NEWS

 

March 2017

BREAD Arts Collective begins our Spring variety show, "Pumpernips" at Cloud City, Brooklyn! Our first show on March 4th is entitled "March Forth!".

 

February 2017

Catch me on Quantico, February 20th, ABC! 

 

December 2016

Landed a co-starring role on ABC's Quantico as Special Agent Jane McKinnon! Catch my episode soon this season in the new year!

 

November 2016

Booked a role as a sympathetic cyborg in the short film, "Tess"!

 

June 2016

BREAD Arts Collective returns with "The Great American Casket Company" at Green-Wood Cemetary, Brooklyn. I am one of the playwrights and leads of the piece! Here's a link to a great review by Brooklyn Magazine: http://www.bkmag.com/2016/06/07/immersive-theatre-greenwood-cemetery/

 

February 2016

Thrilled to return as Toby Bletch in Barn Arts Collective's Down East Tour of "12th Night!".

 

December 2015

Lewis and Anderson return with original theatrical shenanigans in "A Very Veruca and Dex Holiday Spectacle", December 12th at R&D Studios, Brooklyn! 

 

November 2015

Honored and thrilled to join the Barn Arts Collective's 12th Night! production as Toby Belch, performing November 6th at the gorgeous College of the Atlantic!

 

October 2015

Thrilled to be working again with the Barn Arts Collective as we stage The Rocky Horror Show in Bar Harbor, Maine! I will be playing The Narrator and electric guitar.

 

September 2015

Lewis and Anderson are back, performing our latest one-act, "The Joshua Complex", the third of our theatrical offerings, at R&D Studios!

 

September 2015

Rise and Fall returns every Sunday at People Lounge in the LES, September 13-November 22! Check out our great review from the Village Voice: http://www.villagevoice.com/arts/a-rise-and-fall-that-brecht-would-thumbs-up-7649324

 

August 2015

I am honored to be joining the cast of "Old Souls", a gorgeous folk musical this August at Barn Arts Collective in Bass Harbor, Maine!

 

June 2015

BREAD will be performing "Rise and Fall" through June 21st on Sundays at People Lounge, NYC. We have had a glorious 19 performance run, and we promise to return in September!

 

May 2015

Lewis and Anderson return with our crowd favorite, "Veruca and Dex Take It Back!" at Jack Arts Center in Brooklyn!

 

April 2015

My episode of I Love You...But I Lied, "RIP", airs on Lifetime Movie Network! 

 

March 2015

BREAD Arts Collective presents "Rise and Fall", a punk speed bacchanalian party show opening March 1st and performing every Sunday at People Lounge in NYC! 

 

February 2015

The writing/performance duo I am half of, Lewis and Anderson, will debut our new one-act "Veruca and Dex Take It Back!" at R&D Studios in Brooklyn!

 

January 2015

Founding member of BREAD Arts Collective. www.breadartscollective.com

 

December 2014

Booked the lead role in an episode of a new Lifetime Movie Network show!

 

September 2014

Cast as the lead in the incendiary new horror-farce play "Lonesome Devil", premiering in October at Cloud City, Brooklyn's favorite location for cutting edge independent theatre!

 

July 2014

Booked the role of a 1890's nurse for the upcoming ABC show "Forever"!

 

May 2014

White Alligator is selected for The Best of Brooklyn Film Festival.

 

January 2014

Recorded the radio play "Meet Me at Short Sea" for the Distilled Theatre Company, available for free on iTunes at DTC Radio!

 

December 2013

Got my Actor's Equity card!

 

October 2013

Performed the role of Universal Woman in "Keeping Abreast" at the Secret Theatre.

 

October 2013

Booked a role in the independent film "Half Way Home", coming soon!

 

September 2013

Performed in "Hooker Raft" and "Wolf Girls" by the amazing playwright Ben Lewis at Greenpoint Gallery!

 

August-September 2013

Was a resident artist this summer at The Freight Artist Residency in Cambridge, NY.

Working with 3 Sticks Theatre Company, we developed and performed a folk opera "Shadow", based on Hans Christian Andersen's short story.

 

May 2013

National Lampoon's "Dirty Movie 2: The Student Film wins the Audience Favorite Award at the Hoboken Film Festival!

 

January 2013

Performed "Hooker Raft" at the incredible Dead Herring space in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

 

September 2012

Cast in the Off-Broadway production of one of my favorite plays, "The Balcony", by Jean Genet. I play Chantal, the face of the revolution!

 

July 2012

Adapted, produced and filmed "Let Him Eat Steak", based on the one-act I wrote!

 

July 2012

Interviewed for the independent documentary "Where The Work Is", an film about theatre luminary Austin Pendleton, who directed me in "Pizza Man" by Darlene Craviotto.

 

April 2012

Booked a secretary role in the independent film "White Alligator"!

 

March 2012

Won the Best Actress award at The Network's One-Act Festival at The Barrow Group Theatre for my performance in "Let Him Eat Steak", written by myself. The play was a finalist in the competition for Best Play.

 

February 2012

Appeared in the the hysterical "Meet the Hitlers" at the Wild Project, NYC.

 

November 2011

Booked the role of Homeless Woman on the "Thanksgiving" episode of Blue Bloods on CBS!

 

November 2011
My one-act, “Let Him Eat Steak,” is being produced as part of a spooky evening of theatre called “PLAYdead,” premiering at the Red Room Theatre
.

 

August 2011

Performed at the Kentucky Repertory Theatre’s world premiere of “Where I Come From,” by Eric Daniels, directed by Christopher Sanderson and Harry Burton.

 

June 2011
Revisited New Orleans to film "Dirty Movie II," directed by Jonathan Silverman and Alan Donnes, the sequel to the first National Lampoon film.

February 2011
Become a resident performance/writing artist at Greenpoint Gallery in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.

November 2010
Performed in the Waverly Writers presentation of Laura Rohrman’s latest work at the Manhattan Theatre Source.

September 2010
My first film, National Lampoon’s "Dirty Movie", has been picked up for distribution by Lionsgate Films!

July 2010

Performed in "Glimpses" at the Arclight Theatre, NYC.

May 2010
Performed in “UWC” for the Lower East Side Arts Festival. 


April 2010
Performed in  “The Real  World: Hudson Guild Theatre” by the amazing playwright Annie Scott.

January 2010
“Snatched” premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, Utah.

 

August 2009

Filmed National Lampoon's "Snatched", co-starring with Andrew McCarthy in New Orleans.

 

July 2009

Website up and running!

Lyndsey Anderson is a theatre, tv and film actress based in Brooklyn, New York. She has appeared in feature films, primetime television, Off-Broadway, Off-Off Broadway, the Slamdance Film Festival, and the Hoboken Film Festival.

 

Lyndsey is a founding member of BREAD Arts Collective, and is one-half of Lewis and Anderson, a playwrighting and performance duo. 

 

With her dedicated generation of theatre artists, Lyndsey produces and performs in experimental and traditional spaces throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and beyond. Lyndsey is also a published poet, playwright and guitarist.