Ellen Adair

previously with asc:

Portia in The Merchant of Venice, Bianca in The Taming of the Shrew, Katherine and the Boy in Henry V. 

other theatres:

Raina in Arms and the Man (Lyric Stage Company, Boston, MA); Thomasina in Arcadia, Geoffrey Dunderbread, Lady Lettice in The Beard of Avon, and Luce in Comedy of Errors (Publick Theatre, Boston, MA); Diana in All’s Well That Ends Well (Actors’ Shakespeare Project, Boston, MA).


Jamie Finnerty in “Brotherhood” (Showtime), Anna Alcott in Louisa May Alcott, Lucy Audubon in John James Audubon: Drawn from Nature, and Louis’s Lady in Louis Brandeis: The People’s Attorney (PBS).


Independent Reviewers of New England nomination for Best Actress for Arcadia, Addison Award for Best Actress in a Comedy for Pygmalion.


BA in English and Theatre from Boston University; American Repertory Theatre/Moscow Art Theatre, Stanislavski Summer School 2001; Shakespeare & Company, Summer Training Institute, 2002 and 2003.