Acted in the thriller, "Perfect Stranger" opposite Halle Berry
Cast in the HBO movie, "Lackawanna Blues"
Appeared in Bill Condon' "Kinsey" which starred Liam Neeson as Alfred Kinsey
Wins second Obie for "Talking Heads"
Starred in the HBO movie "The Laramie Project" about the murder of Matthew Shepard
Played Laurie Solt on "The Guardian" (CBS)
First recurring role, as Joanna Stanhope in "Storm of the Century" (ABC)
Won praise for playing a college professor suffering with cancer in the stage play "Wit"
Appeared in Whit Stillman's "The Last Days of Disco"
Receives an Obie for her role in "Wit"
Starred in Yvonne Rainier's "Murder and Murder"
Breakthrough stage roles (Hannah Pitt, a Mormon mother, and Ethel Rosenberg, among others) in Tony Kushner's two-part Broadway epic "Angels in America"; received a Tony Award nomination as Featured Actress in a Play
TV-movie debut in "The Hollow Boy" (PBS)
Film debut in "Five Corners"
First film appearance in "Five Corners"
First TV on screen performance in Showtime's "Hold Me"
First major role in "Eurydice"
'I'm finding that playing the play now is a kind of memorial to Alan [Palmer]. It's somewhere to put both my grief at his loss and what I learned about dying from him.'' Kathleen Chafant on her role in "Wit" after her half brother's death New York Times Oct. 20, 1998.