Member Profiles

Amy Morton

Biography

Amy Morton has been an ensemble member since 1997. She most recently appeared in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? at Steppenwolf and on Broadway and August: Osage County at Steppenwolf, the National Theatre in London and on Broadway. She received a Tony® nomination for both roles. She has been an ensemble member since 1997 and has appeared in over 30 Steppenwolf productions. Steppenwolf directing credits include Clybourne Park, American Buffalo, Dublin Carol, The Pillowman, Love-Lies-Bleeding (which traveled to the Kennedy Center’s Terrace Theater), Men of Tortuga, Topdog/Underdog (which traveled to the Alley Theatre in Houston, Dallas Theater Center and Hartford Stage Company), We All Went Down to Amsterdam, Glengarry Glen Ross (which appeared at the 2002 Dublin International Theatre Festival and at the 2003 du Maurier World Stage Festival in Toronto), The Weir, Mizlansky/Zilinsky and Awake and Sing. Before joining Steppenwolf, she was a member of the Remains Theatre Ensemble for 15 years.

Watch & Listen

  1. Three Days Of Rain

    Three Days Of Rain

  2. Homebody/Kabul

    Homebody/Kabul

  3. Cherry Orchard

    Cherry Orchard

  4. The Well-Appointed Room

    The Well-Appointed Room

  5. Behind the Scenes of The Unmentionables

    Behind the Scenes of The Unmentionables

  6. The Unmentionables in Production

    The Unmentionables in Production

  7. Betrayal in rehearsal

    Betrayal in rehearsal

  8. Betrayal in Production

    Betrayal in Production

  9. August: Osage County in Rehearsal

    August: Osage County in Rehearsal

  10. August: Osage County in Production

    August: Osage County in Production

  11. A Day in the Life of Steppenwolf Theatre Company

    A Day in the Life of Steppenwolf Theatre Company

  12. Dublin Carol in Rehearsal

    Dublin Carol in Rehearsal

  13. Amy Morton on Acting

    Amy Morton on Acting

  14. 34th Season Kick-Off Celebration

    34th Season Kick-Off Celebration

  15. American Buffalo in Rehearsal

    American Buffalo in Rehearsal

  16. American Buffalo on the Character of "Donny"

    American Buffalo on the Character of "Donny"

  17. American Buffalo on the Character of "Bobby"

    American Buffalo on the Character of "Bobby"

  18. American Buffalo on the Character of "Teach"

    American Buffalo on the Character of "Teach"

  19. American Buffalo on Working with Amy Morton

    American Buffalo on Working with Amy Morton

  20. Ensemble Conversations: Amy Morton

    Ensemble Conversations: Amy Morton

  21. Virginia Woolf in Rehearsal

    Virginia Woolf in Rehearsal

  22. Who

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf in Production

  23. Who

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf Audience Response

  24. Amy Morton directs <i>Penelope</i>

    Amy Morton directs Penelope

  25. James Meredith and <i>Clybourne Park</i>

    James Meredith and Clybourne Park

  26. Clybourne Park in Rehearsal

    Clybourne Park in Rehearsal

  27. Clybourne Park in Production

    Clybourne Park in Production

  28. Clybourne Park Audience Response

    Clybourne Park Audience Response

  29. Penelope in Rehearsal

    Penelope in Rehearsal

  30. Penelope in Production

    Penelope in Production

  31. Penelope Teaser

    Penelope Teaser

  32. Penelope Audience Response

    Penelope Audience Response

  33. Playwright Enda Walsh on Penelope

    Playwright Enda Walsh on Penelope

  34. 2013/14 Season: <i>THE WAY WEST</i>

    2013/14 Season: THE WAY WEST

  35. <i>THE WAY WEST</i> in Rehearsal

    THE WAY WEST in Rehearsal

Credits & Awards


Film

8MM; Rookie of the Year; Backdraft; Falling Down; Straight Talk; Up in the Air, Matadors.

Theatre

Actress Apollo Theatre: The Vagina Monologues La Jolla Playhouse: Going to Saint Ives Remains Theatre Company: Member for 15 years Guthrie Theatre: Pravda Goodman Theatre: A Flea in Her Ear; Unjustifiable Acts; Sin; The Time of Your Life; Wisdom Bridge Theatre: Life and Limb Victory Gardens Theatre: Flyovers Director Remains Theatre: Our Country's Good. Alliance Theatre (Atlanta): Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Trinity Repertory Theatre: Dublin Carol

Frequent Collaborators

Hover on an ensemble member to view their collaborations with Amy Morton.

  1. Tracy Lettstest
  2. Rick Snydertest
  3. Alan Wildertest
  4. Rondi Reedtest
  5. Mariann Mayberrytest
  6. Yasen Peyankovtest
  7. Robert Breulertest
  8. Martha Laveytest