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Headless Horseman Festival

October 7-30, 2021

Conner Prairie, Fishers, IN

Look for the The Steampunks sharing spooky songs melding man and machine, every night of the festival, Thursday through Sunday at 6:15 and 7:30. 

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Peace Love Music

August 7, 2021 at 11 and 2

Conner Prairie, Fishers, IN

Journey through a musical landscape that celebrates and seeks peace, love, and R&R. August 7, 2021.


Neil Simon's FooLs at WKU

Oct. 1-5, 2021

WKU, Bowling Green, KY

Dr. Barber directs Neil Simon's comedic love-letter to the power of storytelling. Department of Theatre & Dance, Western Kentucky University


New Musical Reading

July 27, 2021

Julie will portray "Heloise" in the development reading of this new musical, July 27, 2021.


Earl Eye & the Space Pirates

Space pirates will perform at Indy Pop Con July 9 at 5pm, July 10 at 10am and July11 at 2pm. Look for Cap'n Earl Eye, Shivermee Timbres, Punky Paul & Swabby Le Poop Deck over the weekend.


Julie voiced two characters of "Hecate" and "Farmer" in the reading of this fabulous play. Click HERE for Act 1 and Click HERE for Act 2. 


Indianapolis Theatre Fringe

Madwomen's Late Nite Cabaret

"Julie Lyn Barber embodies women as diverse as Typhoid Mary, Amelia Earhart, and Mary Stuart but she really stands out as Sybil singing “I Am My Own Best Friend”. (Wendy Carlson, Plays with John and Wendy, August 23, 2019)

Indianapolis Theatre Fringe

Who Run the World?

“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.” (Laurence Brown, Nuvo, August 18, 2015)

Theatre on the Square

Cabaret Poe

"From the beginning to the finale, the show's performers were polished, talented and oozing with the correct amount of Gothic charm so necessary in a production of this type...Bottom Line: Beg, borrow - steal from your kid's Christmas account if necessary - but do what you must to get the money and go se Cabaret Poe." (Elizabeth Musgrave, @GottaGo, Oct. 7, 2015)

Amherst Early Music Festival

Purcell's The Fairy Queen

Gary Thor Wedow led the 22-piece orchestra with panache....The solo vocal numbers, choruses, and instrumental pieces (hornpipes, dances, chaconne, etc.) were nimbly executed.  Notable among the principal singers were soprano Julie Lyn Barber (Titania), countertenor Justin Schuetz (Oberon), countertenor Geoffrey Silver (Secrecy), and bass Michael Hix (Drunken Poet and Coridon). (John Deredita, July 14, 2013)

Indianapolis Theatre Fringe

Menagerie Macabre

...Barber's singing is spectacular. (Ethel Winslow, The Weekly View, August 22, 2013)

Also exceptional in this story and the other two is Barber in her role as the ugly and decrepit Gypsy Hag, who serves as the Narrator. (The Examiner, August 22, 2013)