Artist Bios

Sharriese Hamilton

Sharriese Hamilton

(Bio as of March 2022)

Sharriese Hamilton (Oshun) Chicago credits include ensemble in Wonderful Town (Goodman Theatre); Pericles (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre); Nelle in Thaddeus and Slocum (Lookingglass Theatre); Lady Eugenia in A Gentleman's Guide To Love and Murder; Smitty in How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying; Gladys in Pal Joey; Ain’t Misbehavin (Porchlight Music Theatre); Mariana/Sudabey in Passing Strange; Kesa/Medium in See What I Wanna See; Kate in The Wild Party (Bailiwick Chicago) and Doralee in 9 to 5 (Firebrand Theatre). Regional credits include Hanna in Come From Away American Tour; Rona Lisa Peretti in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; Lady of the Lake in Monty Python’s Spamalot and ensemble in Working (Timberlake Playhouse). International credits include Hanna in Come From Away Australian Tour. Television credits include Chicago Fire (NBC) and Empire (FOX). She holds a B.A. in Theatre from Michigan State University.