Accepted into AFI's Directing Workshop for Women
Born and raised in Galveston, Texas
Debut in a miniseries, "Pearl"
Taught acting at American Musical and Dramatic Academy, Brown University and Carnegie-Mellon University
Debut in a TV-movie, "Locusts"
First performance in a play, "Stage Door"
Opened summer stock theater in the Catskills in the 1950s
Began acting in high school and local theaters in her hometown
Debut as director, "The Bankrupt" (date approximate)
Debut as TV sitcom director, "Who's The Boss?"
Starring role in a TV-movie, "Wanted: The Sundance Woman"
TV debut in anthology series pilot, "ABC's Matinee Today"
Debut as star of TV sitcom, "Soap"
Feature debut, "Believe in Me"
First feature in a starring role, "Lady in White"
Formed production company with husband, Taur-Can, Inc.
Intial professional stage work with Houston Playhouse and Margo Jones Theatre in Dallas
Joined cast of ABC sitcom "Coach" in a recurring role
Leading role in British made feature, "Time Bandits"
Moved to Northeast and joined several repertory companies including APA Theater, Trinity Rep, Hartford Stage and Phoenix Rep
Regular role on a TV series, "Who's The Boss?"