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Kathryn Erbe

Birth Place: Newton, MA, USA

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Kathryn Erbe BIO

Broadway: The Grapes of Wrath, The Speed of Darkness (Tony nom.), A Month in the Country. Off-Broadway: The My House Play (WPA), Down the Shore (Atlantic; Ensemble Member), Yosemite, Ode to Joy, AZAK (Rattlestick), Checkers (Vineyard). Steppenwolf (Ensemble Member): Curse of the Starving Class, My Thing of Love, A Streetcar Named Desire. Film: Runaway Dreams, What About Bob?, Rich in Love, D2: The Mighty Ducks, The Addiction, Kiss of Death, Dream With the Fishes, Love From Ground Zero, Entropy, Stir of Echoes, 3 Backyards, Mother’s House, The Love Guide, Blood From a Stoner, Mistress America, Kensho at the Bedfellow, No Beast So Fierce. TV: “Chicken Soup,” “Homicide: Life on the Street,” “Oz,” “Law and Order: Criminal Intent,” “Law and Order: SVU,” PBS American Experience “Murder of a President.”

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Roundabout Underground World Premiere, 2019

Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018

Manhattan Theatre Club Original Broadway Production, 2016

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Production, 2014

TACT Production, 2013

Vineyard Theatre Production, 2012

Rattlestick Playwrights Theater Production, 2012

Special Benefit Production, 2005

Broadway Revival, 1995


Fiona Battaglia

Aggie Wainwright

Al's Girl (Understudy)

Camp Nurse (Understudy)

Rose of Sharon (Understudy)

Kathryn Erbe Movies

[1989]Runaway Dreams Denise Donaldson

[1991]What About Bob? Anna Marvin

[1992]Rich in Love Lucille Odom

[1994]D2: The Mighty Ducks Michele

[1995]The Addiction Anthropology Student

[1995]Kiss of Death Rosie Kilmartin

[1997]Dream with the Fishes Liz

[1998]Love from Ground Zero Alex

[1999]Entropy Evan Katheryn Herbe

[1999]Stir of Echoes Maggie

[2001]Speaking of Sex Helen

[2010]3 Backyards John's Wife

[2011]The Love Guide Cora

[2014]Worst Friends Sam's Mom

[2015]Mistress America Tracy's Mom

[2016]No Beast So Fierce Helen

[2017]Dating My Mother Joan

[2017]Kensho at the Bedfellow Rachel

[2018]No Alternative Maureen Harrison

[2018]Assassination Nation Rebecca Coulson

[2018]Alex Strangelove Helen

[2020]Being Dead Regina Carter

[2020]A Shot Through the Wall Dr. Selvy

[2021]Red Pill Lily

[2021]The Good House Wendy Heatherton

[2022]Life After You Sally

Kathryn Erbe TV Shows

City on a Hill Sue Stanton

How to Get Away with Murder Jacqueline Roa

Law & Order: Criminal Intent Detective Alexandra 'Alex' Eames

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Lieutenant Alexandra 'Alex' Eames

Oz Shirley Bellinger

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Photos: Inside Opening Night of KING JAMES at Manhattan Theatre Club

Manhattan Theatre Club is presenting the New York premiere of Steppenwolf Theatre Company and Center Theatre Group's production of King James. Check out photos from opening night!

Steppenwolf Theatre To Host 2023 Gala At The Old Post Office, May 13

The acclaimed Steppenwolf Ensemble and Board of Trustees are pleased to host Steppenwolf 2023 Gala, an unforgettable evening celebrating 47 years of powerful and thought-provoking storytelling. Emceed by ensemble member Gary Cole, this year's celebration takes place on Saturday, May 13, 2023 at 6:30 pm at The Old Post Office, 433 W. Van Buren St. in Chicago.

Steppenwolf Theatre Company's 2023 Gala to Take Place in May

The acclaimed Steppenwolf Ensemble and Board of Trustees will be hosting he Steppenwolf 2023 Gala, an unforgettable evening celebrating 47 years of powerful and thought-provoking storytelling.

Photos: Vineyard Theater Honors Tony-Winner Billy Crudup At 40th Anniversary Gala!

See photos from inside the Vineyard Theatre's 40th Anniversary gala honoring Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor Billy Crudup!

Vineyard Theatre to Receive Proclamation From Mayor's Office to Celebrate 'Vineyard Theatre Day'

Vineyard Theatre Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern and Managing Director Suzanne Appel announced that the company will be receiving a proclamation from the Mayor’s Office on November 3 to celebrate Vineyard Theatre Day, recognizing the institution's contributions to the city of New York and its neighborhood of Union Square.

Carrie Preston, Joel De La Fuente, Florencia Lozano and More Kick Off A Week Of Action With ROE V. WADE 2.0

Roe v. Wade 2.0, a collective action troupe of artists and activists, invites the public to participate in a week of theatrical action May 16-23 in defense of abortion rights. 

LIFE AFTER YOU-The Film Depicts an Emotional Family Drama Based on NJ Family's Experience

We had the opportunity to attend a screening of “Life After You” and recommend the film highly.  It is a poignant drama that will truly make a difference in the lives of its viewers. 

BWW Review: LIFE AFTER YOU-An Excellent and Moving Film Experience

The storyline for the poignant new movie, Life After You, is a distinctive one. This award-winning film is based on the book, 'Life After You: What Your Death From Drugs Leaves Behind' written by Linda Lajterman and published by WAT-Age Publishing.

Photos: Go Inside Opening Night of SANDBLASTED

Vineyard Theatre and WP Theater are now presenting the World Premiere of sandblasted at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street), playing until March 13. 

Photos: Go Inside Vineyard Theatre's Emerging Artists Celebration

Artistic Directors Douglas Aibel and Sarah Stern just presented Ryan J. Haddad with the 2021-2022 Paula Vogel Playwriting Award at the Vineyard Theatre’s annual Emerging Artists Celebration. 

Tonya Pinkins' Socio-Political Horror Film RED PILL to Have NYC Premiere at 19th Annual Image Nation Outdoor Festival

Tonya Pinkins, Kampfire Films, One Race Media, Mother Films and Paul Hsu have announced that the socio-political horror film RED PILL will have its NYC premiere as part of the 19th Annual Image Nation Outdoor Festival.

Tony Winner Tonya Pinkins' RED PILL Premieres in NYC

Joining Pinkins prior to the film are several of her co-stars including, Kathryn Erbe, Luba Mason, Jake O’Flaherty, and Adesola Osakalumi for a talkback.

Tony Winner Tonya Pinkins Wins Best Director at Micheaux Film Festival

TONYA PINKINS is the Tony Award-winning veteran of nine Broadway shows, numerous Off-Broadway shows, daytime dramas: As The World Turns and All My Children; primetime series: Army Wives, Scandal, Gotham, Fear The Walking Dead and Madame Secretary.

BWW Interview: Filmmaker Tonya Pinkins Discusses Her Debut Feature Film RED PILL

Tonya Pinkins is not one to rest on her laurels... or rest at all. Tenacious Tonya has been hard at work and the fruits of her labor are ready for the world to be seen... and, soon, the world will.

Theater Vets Launch Indie Film Production Company

Sarah T. Schwab and Brian Long today announced the launch of their independent film production company Cardinal Flix (CFI). The New York-based company will produce low budget (under $2.5MM) independent films covering a range of genres, from dramas to psychological thrillers.

Sarah T. Schwab and Brian Long Launch Cardinal Flix, An Independent Film Production Company Based In New York

film production company Cardinal Flix (CFI). The New York-based company will produce low budget (under $2.5MM) independent films covering a range of genres, from dramas to psychological thrillers.

Tonya Pinkins Discusses Her New Film RED PILL and More on Backstage LIVE With Richard Ridge

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! On August 7, he chatted with the incredible Tonya Pinkins about her new film, Red Pill, and more!

VIDEO: Tonya Pinkins Visits Backstage LIVE with Richard Ridge

Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, August 7 (12pm ET), as he chats with the incredible Tonya Pinkins!

BWW TV: See Tonya Pinkins In the New Trailer for RED PILL

Pinkins socio-political horror film, Red Pill, stars Catherine Curtin, Kathryn Erbe Colby Minifie, Luba Mason, Adesola Osakalumi, Jake O'Flaherty, Tonya Pinkins and Rubén Blades. 

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for Tony-Winner Tonya Pinkins' Film RED PILL

Tony award-winning Black actress Tonya Pinkins has written, directed and produced her first feature film which will be released this fall.  RED PILL, a political thriller, was from its inception in 2019 a scary wake-up call about American politics.


Kathryn Erbe has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

Kathryn Erbe has not appeared in the West End

Best Performance by an Actress in a Featured Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Speed of Darkness .

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