Raissa Fleming '79
  • Raissa Fleming '79
  • Guest Artist, Actor

Raissa Fleming '79

The Importance of Being Earnest (Oct 2007)

Raissa Fleming ’79 appeared as Cecily in WU’s 1979 production of The Importance of Being Earnest during her senior year at WU when the Kresge Stage was brand new.

Fleming’s Portland theatre credits include:

  • Jo in Independence for Artists Repertory Theatre,
  • Blanche in Brighton Beach Memoirs for Portland Repertory Theatre
  • Blue in Beirut at Triangle Productions, for which she won a Drammy for best actress in a leading role.
  • C in Three Tall Women in Artists Repertory and U.S.I.A. world tour.

Her film credits include:

  • Mean Creek
  • Nearing Grace
  • Raising Flag
  • Foxfire.

Television movies include:

  • The Valley of Light
  • Switched at Birth
  • The Ann and Abby Story
  • Fifteen and Pregnant
  • Dead by Sunset
  • Under Suspicion
  • Medicine Ball
  • Terror in the Towers
  • Promise.