Petra Shearer

Acting Fellow


THIS SEASON: Understudy for The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) [revised] (again)

OTHER THEATRE: Helena in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Pandarus/Ajax/Thersites in Troilus & Cressida, Mistress Merrythought in Knight of the Burning Pestle, Duchess in The Witch (Meadowlark Shakespeare Players); Dionyza in Pericles, Anthony in The Rover (MBU S&P); Tamora in Titus Andronicus, Lady Macbeth in Macbeth, Tranio in SHREWD (Shakespeare Summer Nights); Dolly in One Man, Two Guvnors, Andromache in Trojan Women, #11 in The Wolves (Schuster Theatre)

EDUCATION: MLitt and MFA in Shakespeare and Performance from Mary Baldwin University; BA in English Literature and Theatre Performance from Gannon University

PRONOUNS: she/her