Kristine Nielsen Biography

Gender: Female

Broadway: You Can't Take It With You, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike (Tony nomination, Outer Critics Circle Award). Bloody, Bloody Andrew Jackson, Spring Awakening, The Greenbird, Jackie, The Iceman Cometh. Off-Broadway: Hir, Why Torture Is Wrong And The People Who Love Them, How I Spent Last Summer, Omnium Gatherum, Our Leading Lady, Betty's Summer Vacation (Obie Award), Dog Opera (Obie Award). Recent Regional: FINGERSMITH at A.R.T. Film and TV: Theresa Rebeck's Trouble, "Happyish," "Elementary," Morning Glory, The Savages, Small Time Crooks, "Political Animals," NBC's "Sound of Music Live!," Amazon's "Zelda." Graduate of Northwestern and the Yale School of Drama.

Kristine Nielsen Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Kristine Nielsen, Hir
 
- 2013 - Legend of Off Broadway Honoree
Kristine Nielsen
 
Drama League Awards - 2013 - Distinguished Performance Award
Kristine Nielsen, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2013 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Kristine Nielsen, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Kristine Nielsen, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Kristine Nielsen, Why Torture is Wrong
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Kristine Nielsen, the People Who Love Them
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 1999 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Kristine Nielsen, Betty's Summer Vacation
 
Obie Awards - 1995 - Performance
Kristine Nielsen, Dog Opera