Project Description

Kirsten Potter is a 2016 Core Company Member. Kirsten has appeared most recently at ACT in Dangerous Liaisons, Daisy, and Worse than Tigers (ACTLab) doing what she seems to do best—playing feisty, morally compromised women. At Seattle Rep she played more of these in Ibsen in Chicago, View from the Bridge, Photo 51 and Or. Regionally she has appeared in The Weir, The Heiress, Misalliance, Taking Steps (South Coast Repertory); Palestine, NM; Sex Parasite (Mark Taper Forum); Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (Geffen Playhouse); Honour, Bold Girls (Matrix Theatre); Major Barbara (LA Theaterworks); As You Like It (A Noise Within Theatre); King Lear, Tonight at 8:30 (Antaeus Theatre Company); The Constant Wife, Red Herring (Laguna Playhouse). She performed in over 20 productions and 3 world premieres while a company member at Milwaukee Repertory Theater; as well as in shows with Arizona Theater Company, Huntington Theater, Arena Stage, American Conservatory Theater; and The Utah, California, Nebraska, and Santa Fe Shakespeare Festivals. Ms. Potter has voiced dozens of vixens and evildoers in video games, including the Queen of the Reef in Destiny; and she has received numerous awards for her audio books. She has been honored by the Audie Awards, the Garland Awards, LA Drama Critics Circle, the Gregory’s, and the NFAA. She is happily married to a Bellevue firefighter and has two amazing kids.