Lena studied Shakespeare and Ancient Greek at the University of Chicago, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. She was drawn to Columbia’s emphasis on classical theater and is deeply grateful to the Columbia faculty for their wisdom and generosity. Lena is proud to be a member of the MFA Acting class of 2013.
Favorite roles include Arkadina, Electra, Geschwitz, Goneril, Hedda Gabbler, Natella Abashwili, Quintana, and St. Joan.
Columbia University Graduate Acting, MFA Candidate - Class of 2013