Erin Gassner

Last updated

October 5, 2020
 

Erin ’s current news

What's New?

Fall 2020:

2020 has been difficult for theatre worldwide. I am proud to be part of Feral Theatre Company's socially distant and digital production of Frank Wedekind's The Awakening of Spring. I am dramaturging and playing Ilse! Information here: Feral Theatre Company Facebook

Summer 2020: 

CHERRY AND SPOON review of The Bathtub Play: Cherry and Spoon Digital Hub Mini-Reviews

CHERRY AND SPOON Fringe Favorites: Minnesota Fringe Festival 2020 Wrap Up and Favorites

Minnesota Fringe has gone digital! I am involved in two shows through The Feral Theatre Company: a staged reading of Pigheaded by Braden Joseph and a production of The Bathtub Play by Becky McLaughlin. You can find more information here: Minnesota Fringe website

Spring 2020:

I became a company member with Feral Theatre Company in Minneapolis! My first project with them with be a podcast production of Alice Gerstenburg's Overtones. I will be playing Harriet/Hetty and dramaturging.

Listen here: Overtones by Alice Gerstenberg - presented by Feral Theatre Company

Follow on social media for updates: Feral Theatre Company Facebook page

Winter 2019/2020:

Next up is Young Frankenstein through Merrill Arts Center! I am playing Elizabeth Benning. The show runs February 7-16. Get tickets here: Young Frankenstein tickets

I will be performing in Seussical, Jr. at Lakeshore Players Theatre as a Bird Girl! Tickets available here: Seussical Jr. Tickets - Lakeshore Players Theatre

Fall 2019:

I will be performing in the ensemble of The Secret Garden: In Concert with the Zephyr Theatre in Stillwater! Tickets are available here: The Secret Garden: In Concert tickets

Summer 2019:

Come see me as one of the 3 Blind Mice in Shrek the Musical! Tickets are available here: River Valley Theatre Company Presents Shrek the Musical

Review of Shrek: Twin Cities Community Theater Beat

 

Biography

Originally from Wausau, WI, Erin is an emerging theatre artist based in Minneapolis, MN. She took piano and dance lessons as a child, learned flute and saxophone for school band, and found that she liked telling stories and making other people laugh. When she was 13, her mom found the soundtrack to Rent in the sale section of Barnes and Noble and gave it to Erin for Christmas. Through this musical Erin fell in love with musical theatre and started taking voice lessons and participating in community theatre.

Erin received a liberal arts education at UW-La Crosse with a degree in Musical Theatre Performance and Arts Administration. Erin also participated in the 2014 Open Jar Institute in New York City, directed by Jeff Whiting. 

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