About Amy

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Amy Berryman is an actor and writer originally from Seattle. Her play Walden will be a part of the Bay Street Theater Festival in May 2019 and will receive a workshop at Premiere Stages in June 2019. Her full-length plays include The New Galileos (O’Neill Finalist 2019, Playwrights Realm Fellowship Finalist 2018, Mach 33 Caltech/Pasadena Playhouse Festival of New Science-Driven Plays Semi-Finalist), Walden (Great Plains Theatre Conference 2019 selection, Premiere Play Festival Runner Up 2019, Last Frontier Theatre Conference 2018 selection), and Three Year Summer (developed with Nomad Theatricals in NYC, Portland Stage in Maine, and PROP Thtr in Chicago). The short film she wrote, co-produced, and starred in “You Are Everywhere” won Best Drama in the LA Short Film Festival 2018. As an actor, she was recently seen off-Broadway as Bertie in The Convent by Jessica Dickey (Rattlestick/Rising Phoenix Rep). Other credits include Lunchtime by Greg Kotis (the Brick), I Will Be Gone by Erin Courtney (Humana Festival), and the web series #NoFilter.