Niffer Clarke has been a professional actor for over twenty-five years, appearing Off-Broadway and in regional theatres across the country, as well as on film, television and radio. Most recently, in Milwaukee, Niffer received critical acclaim for her portrayal of Beatrice in Splinter Group's THE EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON MAN-IN-THE-MOON MARIGOLDS, Sandra in BIG FISH at First Stage and as Edith/Little Edie in GREY GARDENS (Off The Wall). Other Milwaukee credits include THE MUSIC MAN, SUNDAY IN THE PARK..., HERE'S A HOWDY DO, ADDING MACHINE, PIRATES OF PENZANCE, and her original show BEYOND THE INGENUE (Skylight Music Theatre); BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER, NANCY DREW..., PINKALICIOUS, BIG and HONK (First Stage), FACADE (Milwaukee Opera Theatre), PARTS OF SPEECH (Renaissance Theaterworks).Off-Broadway, Niffer was seen in BELLS ARE RINGING (dir. Kathleen Marshall), and the award-winning ADDING MACHINE (dir. David Cromer). Other New York and regional credits include GARBO & ME (The York Theatre), THE CONTENTS OF YOUR SUITCASE (Emerging Artists Theatre), BANJO BOYS (New World Stages), Seaside Music Theatre, Bristol Riverside Theatre, American Stage, and The Hippodrome.
Niffer's film and television credits include MEET THE ROBINSONS (Walt Disney Pictures), ANGEL OF DEATH (Discovery Channel), MICHAEL STAHL-DAVID: BEHIND THE STAR (Sony Pictures), ONLY CRIMINALS (Fringecamp), as well as numerous commercials and industrials. Recordings and Concerts include ADDING MACHINE original cast recording (PS Classics), MEET THE ROBINSONS soundtrack (Walt Disney Pictures), London Symphony Orchestra's TRIBUTE TO LEONARD BERNSTEIN, touring with Shirley Jones in NIGHT AT THE OSCARS, and They Might Be Giants. Her debut solo album BEYOND THE INGENUE is available on iTunes, Amazon and CDBaby.