Monday, June 19, 2017, 8:00pm – 10:00pm
Lynn Bailey Witty caught the attention of entertainment industry veterans while singing on Manhattan stages at the age of nine and a whirlwind of projects followed. She is a singer songwriter, visual artist, and actor. She studied at Walnut Hill School Of The Performing Arts and continued her training through college and graduate school. Her classical training prepared her to become the versatile contemporary artist she is today. A BMI songwriter and member of Screen Actors Guild, AFTRA, and Actor’s Equity, her thirty years of credits speak to the breadth and depth of her abilities.
Performance venues include: Carnegie Hall, Boston Symphony Hall, Centennial Hall, The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College, Curtain Call, Club Passim, The Burren, The Comic Strip NY, Merrill Auditorium, Ridgefield Theater Barn, Scoozi, Tres Gatos, Soulfest, Wildgoose Festival, and Westchester Broadway Theater.
Performance credits include: Vanessa Williams, Michael McDonald, Ossie Davis, Rob Mathes, Paul Baloche, and Tim Janis.
PBS featured Lynn as a special guest artist on two nationally broadcasted programs: “Beautiful America” with George Clooney and “American Christmas Carol” with James Earl Jones.
Recording credits include: Vanessa Williams’ Star Bright, Rob Mathes’ William the Angel, Christmas is Coming, Evening Train and Wheelbarrow, Trinity Church Live, Holidaytime Soap Opera Christmas, numerous projects for Maranatha!, Steve Green’s The First Noel, numerous projects with Tim Janis, and Carriage House Studios. In December, Lynn released Among The Stars, an album of her own original songs. In 2015, she released Homegrown which features a collection of uniquely arranged acoustic covers recorded live. She has also released her own self titled album.
As a visual artist, her paintings have been featured in galleries and art shows including: Newton Open Studios, Newton Festival Of The Arts, Salon RS, The Gallery at First Baptist Church Newton Centre “From Under the Snow Exhibit” and “Spring, Coming Soon”, and The New Art Center. Her artwork and lyrics were published in “My Fanzine Coming Soon no.7”, a collaboration with other artists, poets, and musicians curated by french-vietnamese artist Frederic Sanchez. She also has been featured numerous times by Ruby Rd style blog for her music and art, including their special section “Women Who Inspire Us.”
Lynn has worked in television and film for many years. National on-camera commercials, voice overs and jingles for household names include: Amtrak, Colgate, Dora The Explorer, Duncan Hines, Microsoft, Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants, and Toyota as well as national print advertisements such as: CD-ROM Magazine, Honeycomb, Stove Top Stuffing, and The National Campaign Against Drug Abuse.
IMDb credits include: Are We There Yet? Central Intelligence, Confessions of A Shopaholic, Gossip Girl, Lipstick Jungle, Old Dogs, 27 Dresses, Sex and The City, The Beaver, and What Happens in Vegas. Her music can be found on Bandcamp, iTunes, CD Baby, Amazon Music, Spotify, Pandora, and iHeart Radio.