Franchelle Stewart Dorn


AEA Member

Franchelle Stewart Dorn

Emilia and Ensemble in The Comedy of Errors

Queen Margaret in Richard III

Black Swan Lab

Other theatres: Nell in Edge of Peace (Seattle Children’s Theatre); Stage Manager in Our Town (Bread Loaf); Amanda in The Glass Menagerie (Chautauqua); Zabina in Tamburlaine, Christine in Mourning Becomes Electra, Emilia in Othello, Lady Macbeth in Macbeth, Cleopatra in Antony and Cleopatra, Paulina in The Winter’s Tale, Elizabeth I in Mary Stuart, Lucy Lockit in The Beggar’s Opera, Elizabeth in Richard III, Gertrude in Hamlet (Shakespeare Theatre Company); Claire in The Visit, Maydee in Jar the Floor, Bessie Burgess in The Plough and the Stars (Arena Stage); Kitty Warren in Mrs. Warren’s Profession, Barbara Jordan in E Pluribus Unum, One Voice (State Theatre); Martha in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Zach Theatre); Lena in A Raisin in the Sun (Kansas City Repertory Theatre, Guthrie Theater); many others. 

Film/TV: Law & Order, Die Hard with a Vengeance, Another World, Literary Visions, Working Women, The Pelican Brief, more than 400 voice-overs. 

Awards: Three Helen Hayes Awards; four B. Iden Payne Award nominations; three Austin Critics’ Table Awards. 

Other: Founding member, Yale Summer Cabaret. Currently, professor at The University of Texas, Austin. 

Education: MFA, Yale School of Drama.