Esme Allen


Esme Allen is a Boston-based actor, educator and designer. Boston-area acting credits include Much Ado About Nothing, The Cherry Orchard, Middletown, Merry Wives of Windsor (Actors’ Shakespeare Project); Muckrakers, Elephant Man and Amadeus (New Repertory Theatre), Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Greater Boston Stage Co.  IRNE Nomination); Gloucester BlueNorth Shore Fish (Gloucester Stage Company); Dog Paddle (Bridge Repertory Theater  IRNE Nomination) and Coriolanus (Commonwealth Shakespeare Company). Television credits include The Devil You Know” (HBO); “The Good Wife” (CBS). Scenic design credits include Bridge Repertory Theater’s production of Mud Blue SkyJulius Caesar and Gideon’s Knot. She earned her MFA in Acting from The California Institute of the Arts. She is a Founding Artistic Associate of The Bridge Repertory Theater, a Resident Acting Company Member of Actors’ Shakespeare Project and teaches acting at Salem State University.

Productions at Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
Production Role
Shakespeare On the Common: Encores
Virgilia/ Coriolanus

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