ELAINE BROMKA has had a highly enjoyable career.  Film: Cindy, the mom in Uncle Buck; In the Family, Without a Trace.  T.V.: The Blacklist, Girls, The Sopranos, Sex & the City, E.R., Providence, Dharma & Greg, Sisters, all the Law and Order series, Law and Order: Special Victims’ Unit, L&O: Criminal Intent, Stella Lombard on  Days of  Our Lives, the Emmy Award–winning Playing for Time with Vanessa Redgrave and Catch a Rainbow, for which Ms. Bromka herself won an Emmy.  She has appeared on Broadway (The Rose Tattoo, I’m Not Rappaport, Macbeth) and off-Broadway (TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty,  Cloud 9 at the Lucille Lortel, Roundabout’s Inadmissible Evidence with Nicol Williamson, the world premiere of Michael Weller’s Split at E.S.T. and Candide with the National Theatre of the Deaf.)  She has played leads at regional theaters across the country, including Long Wharf, Hartford Stage, Center Stage, Actors Theatre of Louisville, ACT/Seattle, O’Neill Playwrights Conference, Shakespeare and Company, McCarter Theatre, Pittsburgh Public Theater, George Street Playhouse, and the Folger Theatre Group, in roles ranging from Much  Ado’s  Beatrice  to   Shirley Valentine,   cited  as  the outstanding solo performance in New Jersey in 1997 by the Star Ledger.  After starring opposite Rich Little in The Presidents for P.B.S., where she portrayed eight First Ladies, she went on to co-write with Eric H. Weinberger the one-woman show, TEA FOR THREE: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty.  Since starring in its successful Off-Broadway run, she has continued to tour with it nationwide.  A member of E.S.T. and The Actors Studio and a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Smith College, she has also been on the faculty of Smith and of NYU's Steinhardt School, and has taught a variety of one-day acting workshops at over one hundred colleges and prep schools.  Visit and