Recipe for Success: Mix over 50 years of experience onstage with nearly 40 years
in the business sector, add a dash of humor and a large helping of humility, shake
vigorously and the result is the Queen of the Northeast Kingdom (QNEK), aka Lynn
Leimer, Founder, CEO and Artistic Managing Director of QNEK Productions.
A quick glance at the onstage training and history of this dynamo, reveals professional
instruction in the New Jersey/New York City Metropolitan area-
studying voice with
the renowned Nancy Evers; worked with directors Ada Pourmel, Angela Flynn, Art Weller,
and Jon Penninger; worked with choreographers Yvonne Scudiary and Charles Pavarini.
Highlights of this time in professional theatre include: starring opposite famed
actor, Robert Morse in Woody Allen's Play It Again Sam and originating the role of
Virginia Brothwell in the Off-
Broadway musical, Everything Right Here. But it was
changing move to the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont that propelled Leimer
into the true spotlight.
Leimer's resourcefulness and organizational skills have kept QNEK buoyant for 20
years. QNEK's superior productions have garnered Leimer the reputation for quality;
but it's her passion for collaboration and philanthropy that keeps her company and
the Haskell viable.
Visit the QNEK website here: www.qnek.com