Julie Lyn Barber is a Canadian theatre artist and educator currently based in the U.S. Midwest, where she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre & Dance at Western Kentucky University and runs a digital Voice Studio. She can be found onstage and backstage with numerous theatre companies throughout Indiana, including The Richmond Shakespeare Festival, Round Barn Theatre, Nettle Creek Players, The Brown County Playhouse, IndyFringe Theatres, District Theatre, and the Phoenix Theatre . In summer she can also be found in Indiana State Parks performing with her family band, The Hot Jazz Preservation Society.
“Julie Lyn Barber is clearly a highly gifted artist. Indeed, her portrayal of various influential female leaders from history—including Cleopatra, Indira Gandhi, Margaret Thatcher, and Hillary herself—displays an extraordinary accent range as well as obvious singing prowess.” (2015 Nuvo, Indianapolis, IN)