Roslyn Kind

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Kind, with businessperson Lorenzo Tartamella

Roslyn Kind (born January 9, 1951 in Brooklyn) is an American actress, singer and songwriter. She is the younger sister of Barbra Streisand. Kind recorded her debut album two months after graduating from high school in June 1968. The album, titled "Give Me You", was released in January 1969, at the same time as her first professional performance, at the Hungry I in San Francisco. Kind's New York debut was at the Plaza Hotel’s legendary Persian Room in 1969 where she played to a packed house that included her sister, Barbra Streisand. She performed on the April 16, 1977, episode of Saturday Night Live (season 2). Kind has spent the past several decades touring nationally as a cabaret singer and entertainer. In addition, she was featured in Barbra Streisand's 2012 national tour, Back to Brooklyn, and 2013 European tour, Barbra Streisand LIVE, during which she sang a duet with her sister.


Theater credits include: Broadway: 3 from Brooklyn Off-Broadway: Show Me Where the Good Times Are, Leader of the Pack, Ferguson the Tailor, and William Finn's Elegies

Television credits include: The Ed Sullivan Show Saturday Night Live (season 2)/ April 16, 1977 Gimme a Break Throb Switched at Birth (made-for-TV movie) The Nanny. (This appearance also showcased her talent as a songwriter in a performance of her composition, Light of Love. Ladies of the House (Hallmark TV movie)

Film credits include: I Want to Be Famous The Underachievers Vocalist-title song for the made-for-TV movie Not Just Another Affair Vocalist-Hold On for the award winning film Tru Loved

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