Amber Gray

February 19, 2024

Creative Artistry in a Cabaret Debut

Amber Gray has originated roles in numerous productions over the years, including Claudia in Here We Are, Stephen Sondheim’s final musical, at The Shed; Persephone in Hadestown at NYTW, Edmonton’s Citadel, London’s National, and on Broadway (Tony nomination, Grammy); Hélène in Natasha, Pierre & the Great Comet of 1812 at Ars Nova, Kazino, and on Broadway (Theatre World Award); Laurey in Daniel Fish’s Oklahoma! at Bard SummerScape; and Zoe in Branden Jacobs-Jenkins’s An Octoroon at PS 122, Soho Rep, and TFANA (Obie). Other theatre appearances include Sam Gold’s Macbeth on Broadway and Taylor Mac’s A 24-Decade History of Popular Music at New York Live Arts / Under the Radar and BRIC’s Celebrate Brooklyn! (Pulitzer Prize finalist). Gray is a company member of The TEAM and has codeveloped and performed in their Mission Drift, Primer for a Failed Superpower, and the upcoming Reconstruction. Gray can often be found working with the radical performance community Reverend Billy and The Church of Stop Shopping. Recent and upcoming TV/Film: Barry Jenkins’ Underground Railroad, Ben Stiller’s Escape at DannemoraThe Gilded AgeSubmissions OnlyWhere There’s SmokeMaster, and Heartworm. MFA: NYU.


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