Marianna Bassham


Marianna Bassham* – Commonwealth Shakespeare Company:  Macbeth, Othello, Twelfth Night. The Huntington: Sweat, Yerma, Our Town, Luck of the Irish, and Becoming Cuba and others.  Speakeasy Stage Company: The Band’s Visit (co-produced with The Huntington), People Places and Things, Blackbird, Admissions, Hand to God and many others. She has also performed with Central Square Theater, Greater Boston Stage Company, Lyric Stage, The Gamm Theater, and Boston Playwrights’ Theater. Off Broadway: I Was Most Alive With You. Directing Credits: Every Brilliant Thing and Heroes of the Fourth Turning (Speakeasy), The Mad Ones (Boston Conservatory) and Romeo and Juliet (Actor’s Shakespeare Project, where she has also appeared in many productions.) Marianna teaches acting at Boston Conservatory at Berklee and coaches privately, and has received Elliot Norton Awards for People Places and Things, Blackbird (Outstanding Actor) and Sweat and The Hotel Nepenthe (Ensemble).

Productions at Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
Production Role
The Winter’s Tale
Twelfth Night

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