Lina’s theatre credits include, DIDO IN IDAHO (Echo Theatre reading), BAD APPLES (premier at Circle X Theatre), WIDOW OF NO IMPORTANCE (East West Players), THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, IKEBANA (Pasadena Playhouse), PRIVATE LIVES, HENRY IV (Globe Theatres), PENTECOST, TIMON OF ATHENS (Oregon Shakespeare Festival). Her many television guest appearances include, 24 and CSI. Lina has narrated several audiobooks for Random House and Penguin, including Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying and I Am an Executioner, an Audie Award Finalist.
Center Theatre Group
Circle X Theatre
"Nothing I can tell you about this play does it justice, except come ready to be rocked."
An expert cast directed by John Langs handles the sensitive material with assurance . . . all excel in multiple roles. . . outstanding performances.
WIDOW OF NO IMPORTANCE
East West Players
The immensely appealing Patel can turn on a dime between nervous mom and ravished diva.
...From the start, Patel nails the role ... her comedic timing is impeccable.
Patel is bold and seductive as Hanako.
IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
Lina Patel exudes apt girlish effervescence as Cecily.
Patel delivers a kind of stealth performance as Cecily . . . her work is clean and smart, and it pays off by play's end.