Artist Bios

Nisi Sturgis

Nisi Sturgis

(Bio as of July 2015)

Nisi Sturgis makes her Goodman Theatre debut. New York credits include The 39 Steps, Intimate Apparel, Dysphoria and The Less We Talk. Regional credits include In The Next Room or the vibrator play (Cleveland Play House); A Doll’s HouseWho’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Life of Riley, Pentecost, Taming of the Shrew, Much Ado About Nothing, and Pericles (The Old Globe); Mrs. Warren’s ProfessionPride and PrejudiceDoubtYou Can’t Take It with You and Richard III (Denver Center Theatre Company); A Streetcar Named Desire, To Kill a Mockingbird, Arms and the Man, Our Town and Trelawny of the Wells (Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey); Hamlet and Emma (Pioneer Theatre Company); Failure: A Love Story and Macbeth (Illinois Shakespeare Festival); Twelfth Night (Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre) and Trying (Merrimack Repertory Theatre). Television credits include the recurring role of June Thompson on HBO’s Boardwalk Empire. She received her MFA from The Old Globe.