Esme Allen

 is a Boston-based actor and educator and designer. Boston-area acting credits includeMuch Ado About NothingThe Cherry OrchardMiddletown and The Merry Wives of Windsor (Actors’ Shakespeare Project); Muckrakers, Elephant Man and Amadeus (New Repertory Theatre), Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (IRNE Nomination- Best Supporting Actress – Greater Boston Stage Co.); Gloucester BlueNorth Shore Fish (Gloucester Stage Company); Coriolanus (Commonwealth Shakespeare Company) and Dog Paddle (IRNE Nomination – Bridge Repertory Theater). Television credits include The Devil You Know (HBO) and The Good Wife (CBS).  Scenic design credits include Bridge Repertory Theater’s production of Mud Blue SkyJulius Caesar and Gidion’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 and teaches at performing arts at Salem State University and Wheelock Family Theatre.