In 2010/11 Dan was seen on Broadway as the legendary coach Vince Lombardi in the long running production of LOMBARDI, with the beautiful and talented Judith Light playing Marie Lombardi.
For the past six years she has been a visiting Associate Professor at U. ), Gabrielle (The Mad Woman of Chaillot), and Mary L. In 1987 she performed at New York's West Bank Cafe and at the Ivoryton Playhouse in her own trilogy, The Hooded Eye.
In regional theatres she has played major roles in over fifty productions, including Portia (The Merchant of Venice), Kate (The Taming of the Shrew), Nina (The Seagull), Yelena (Uncle Vanya), Nora (A Doll's House) and Catherine (Suddenly, Last Summer).
Salome Jens has appeared in lead roles on Broadway in Far Country, Night Life, The Disenchanted, Patriot For Me, A Lie of the Mind. She played the lead roles in Joe Papp's production of A Winter's Tale, and Anthony and Cleopatra at the Stratford Festival in Connecticut. C., and this past season appeared in Chekhov 's The Seagull and Play Strindberg by Dürrematt. Jens ' numerous television appearances include episodes of L. Law, Mac Gyver, Cagney and Lacey, Gunsmoke, and many more.
Her Off-Broadway credits include Eugene Ionesco's Bald Soprano and Jack or the Submission, Jose Quintero's award winning production of Circle in the Square's The Balcony, as well as Desire Under the Elms and A Moon For the Misbegotten, Shadow of Heroes, Deirdre of the Sorrows, U. She has performed both classics and new plays at Los Angeles' Mark Taper Forum, L. Her Movie-of-the-Week appearances include From Here to Eternity, Tomorrow's Child, Portrait of A Mistress, The Grace Kelly Story, etc. Jens played the role of Sarah Bernhardt in their critically acclaimed production of Memoir.
Her play Buddha, was published in Best Short Plays of 1988.
Other plays that have been produced include Merlin, The Merry Month of May, Mortal Friends, On the Shadyside, The Right Number and Phone Play.However, Dan is most recognized as the Dad on the highly acclaimed Emmy winning, ABC television show, THE WONDER YEARS. Wendie Malick have performed the play THE GUYS for numerous theatre and firemen organizations around the country.They now do LOVE LETTERS as well, for fund raising events for regional theatres.In film she is best known for her role in Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? North, The Night We Never Met, Billy Bathgate, The Gardener and Let it Be You.She has performed her one-woman show To Heaven in a Swing, The Last Day in the Life of Louisa May Alcot in New York at the American Place Theatre, York Theatre and Barnard College, as well as in Houston, Amherst, Ivoryton Playhouse, Orchard House in Concord and various other regional theatres.In her free time Christine writes essays and articles (The Washington Post, The St.