AUDREY HEROLD is an actor & arts leader currently based out of Seattle, WA and represented by Big Fish NW Talent/Melissa Baldauf. She holds a BFA in Acting from Trinity Western University, outside of Vancouver, BC, and is certified in Unarmed Combat through Geof Alm/SAFD.
While in Vancouver, BC, she worked as an actor and co-playwright on The Road To Canada, a commissioned new work for the Fort Langley National Historic Site, and costume designed The Taming of the Shrew, and Eurydice (Ruhl) in association with Pacific Theatre / Eleanor Felton, in addition to numerous undergrad acting and costume production & design credits.
Since moving home to Seattle, she completed the Arts Administration internship at Taproot Theatre Company, and currently serves as their Manager of Stewardship & Events. She is simultaneously pursuing her MFA in Arts Leadership, with a Graduate Certificate focus in Fundraising Leadership, through Seattle University. Her eventual career goals include serving as the Artistic Director of a theatre.
Favorite past credits include: Harper Henries on Taproot Theatre’s Educational Tour Team Player Mode, Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing (TIC), Clara in The (Improvised) Nutcracker (TTC), and Cobalt in Time Out New York’s acclaimed :robot_face: (Dacha Theatre.) In addition, Audrey works as a Comedy Improv Core Team member for Taproot and serves as a Dacha Theatre Company member.
Audrey is a huge fan of classic texts– especially Shakespeare and Sophocles– and admires the quirky and poetic playwrighting styles of: Sarah Ruhl, George F. Walker and Tennessee Williams. She adores site-specific theatre, stage combat and any theatre set to music.