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Goldstein trained acting under Ivana Chubbuck, Richard Brander, and Beverly Long and appeared in several stage plays including a version of To Protect And To Serve at the Gene Dynarski Theater, Sang Sister Sang, Advice to the Players, and Big Baby (2005).
Among her acting appearances are the films Four Friends (1981, with Craig Wasson, Jim Metzler, David Graf, and Natalija Nogulich), Go with the Fro (2001), Watch Comes Around (2004), Carrie's Choice (2005), The Stolen Moments of September (2007), and the comedy Spring Breakdown (2009). In 2005 she produced the short film Hysteria.
Goldstein also appeared in the television series Into the Night with Rick Dees (1991, with Coleen Maloney) and Grey's Anatomy (2006).