Artist Profiles

Gigi Buffington

Gigi Buffington's Steppenwolf Theatre Company credits include BLKS, The Minutes, The Rembrandt, Hir, Pass Over, Linda Vista, The Christians, Visiting Edna, Mary page Marlowe, and John Steinbeck's East of Eden. Other credits include Coriolanus ( Red Bull Theatre Co); The Tempest (LaMaMa); The Merchant of Venice, 500 year commemoration of the Jewish Ghetto (Venice, Italy); Elizabeth R: texts & beheadings (BAM and The Folger Theatre); A Midsummer Night's Dream, Hamlet  (with David Tennant and Patrick Stewart) Love's Labour Lost (The Royal Shakespeare Company); The Taming od the Shrew (RSC Newcastle Tour); The Maids (director); Pericles, Othello, An Ilias, The Seagull, Hamlet, Romeo & Juliet and  Richard III (American Players Theater). She is an Associate Arts Professor in the Department of Drama at Tisch School of the Arts, New York University. Gigi is a member of AEA, SAG/AFTRA and VASTA.