Alaina Dunn makes her Lyric debut as Ruth Younger in A Raisin in the Sun, Francine/Lena in Clybourne Park, and a member of the Ensemble in The Great Society. After receiving her MFA from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University, Alaina went on to make appearances on Law and Order, and Law and Order SVU. She performed in Focus Films’ Pariah and had a major role in Lauren Gray’s American Girls. After taking some time in Canada she turned her career behind the scenes. Her most recent success being New Orleans’ first BlerdFest. She looks forward to quickly growing the festival to a larger scale, but is excited about this wonderful opportunity, of working with the great Lyric Repertory Company.