The Broadway Comedy Club

Cynthia Kaplan


Cynthia Kaplan is a NYC based writer, musician and actress. Her solo show, Cindy of Arc, was a 2023 finalist for the Richard Rodgers Musical Theater Award and will be presented this fall by the Intiman Theater in Seattle. She is the author of two acclaimed collections of comic essays, Why I’m Like This: True Stories (a Barnes & Nobel Discover book) and Leave the Building Quickly. Her work has appeared in many newspapers, magazines, and anthologies. She plays regularly with her band, The Cynthia Kaplan Ordeal, has won many international song contests, and has written jingles for commercials and theme songs for TV shows. She has never appeared on Law & Order.


Cindy of Arc, Fearless, The Cynthia Kaplan Ordeal