Megan

Anderson

Biography

"Acting is not about being someone different. It's finding the similarity in what is apparently different, then finding myself in there"

Everyman Theatre (Resident Company Member): Dancing at Lughnasa, The Book of Joseph, Aubergine, The Revolutionists, Noises Off, Dot, Wait Until Dark, Death of a Salesman, A Streetcar Named Desire, Under the Skin, Blithe Spirit, Grounded, Tribes, The Dresser, Crimes of the Heart, The Beaux’ Stratagem, God of Carnage, You Can’t Take It With You, Fifty Words, All My Sons, Blackbird, The Exonerated, Rabbit Hole, The Cherry Orchard, Filthy Rich, Turn of the Screw, Much Ado About Nothing, And a Nightingale Sang, The School for Scandal, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Proof, Taking Sides, My Children! My Africa, The Crucible, The 5th of July, The Last Night of Ballyhoo. Regional: Theater J: After the Revolution; Olney Theatre Center: Our Town, Grounded, Rabbit Hole (Helen Hayes nomination for Outstanding Ensemble); Rep Stage: American Hero, The Whale, The Violet Hour, The Seagull (Helen Hayes nomination); Round House Theatre: Heartbreak House, The Cherry Orchard, Our Town, Problem Child; Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company: The Faculty Room; Totem Pole Playhouse: Proposals, Crimes of the Heart, Proof; LA Theatreworks/Voice of America: Bus Stop. TV/Film: 3 seasons on The Wire (Jennifer Carcetti); Hit and Run (Jane) (Lionsgate/MGM). Teaching: Everyman Theatre, Page to Stage for Young Actors and the Summer Intensive, Acting I and Auditioning. Directing: Staged readings of Dead and Breathing, The Heidi Chronicles, The Ruby Sunrise for Everyman Theatre’s Salon Series. Other: Audition Coach.

Awards

Best Actress, City Paper’s Best of Baltimore 2014 Awards
Rabbit Hole (Olney Theatre Center) – Helen Hayes nomination for Outstanding Ensemble
The Seagull (Rep Stage) – Helen Hayes nomination

 

Upcoming Performances

Past Performances

Katie Kleiger, Megan Anderson, and Jeremy Keith Hunter in Proof. Photo by DJ Corey Photography.

Katie Kleiger and Megan Anderson in Proof. Photo by DJ Corey Photography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson, Jeremy Keith Hunter, Katie Kleiger, and Megan Anderson in Proof. Photo by DJ Corey Photography.

Megan Anderson, M. Scott McLean, and Beth Hylton in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Danny Gavigan and Megan Anderson in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Megan Anderson and Beth Hylton in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Megan Anderson and Danny Gavigan in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Megan Anderson, Beth Hylton, and M. Scott McLean in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Beth Hylton, M. Scott McLean, and Megan Anderson in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Beth Hylton, M. Scott McLean, Megan Anderson, and Danny Gavigan in Dinner with Friends. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Kurt Rhoads, Dawn Ursula, Deborah Hazlett, and Megan Anderson in Sweat. Photos by ClintonBPhotography.

JaBen Early, Dawn Ursula, Megan Anderson, and Kurt Rhoads in Sweat. Photos by ClintonBPhotography.

Dawn Ursula, Kurt Rhoads, Megan Anderson, and Deborah Hazlett in Sweat. Photos by ClintonBPhotography.

Kurt Rhoads, Megan Anderson, Deborah Hazlett, Matthew Ward, Vaughn Ryan Midder, and Dawn Ursula in Sweat. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Vaughn Ryan Midder, Dawn Ursula, Matthew Ward, Alejandro Ruiz, Megan Anderson, and Kurt Rhoads in Sweat. Photo by ClintonBPhotography. 

Katie Kleiger, Bruce Randolph Nelson, Megan Anderson, and Annie Grier in Dancing at Lughnasa. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Katie Kleiger, Labhaoise Magee, and Megan Anderson in Dancing at Lughnasa. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Megan Anderson, Katie Kleiger, Bari Hochwald, Danny Gavigan, Annie Grier, Labhaoise Magee, and Bruce Randolph Nelson in Dancing at Lughnasa. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Bari Hochwald, Bruce Randolph Nelson, Annie Grier, Danny Gavigan, Labhaoise Magee, Tim Getman, Katie Kleiger, and Megan Anderson in Dancing at Lughnasa. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

Bari Hochwald and Megan Anderson in Dancing at Lughnasa. Photo by Teresa Castracane.

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