Artist Bio

Bri Buckley

(Bio as of December 2022)

Bri Buckley (Gayle/Young Chipper Ambitious Black Woman, she/they) returns to Goodman Theatre, where she previously worked on How to Catch Creation and several New Stages productions. Regional credits include the ripple, the wave that carried me home (Berkeley Repertory Theatre) and At the Wedding (TheatreSquared). Chicago credits include Cullud Wattah (Victory Gardens Theater); The One and Only Ivan Tour (Lifeline Theatre); Romeo and Juliet (Chicago Shakespeare Theater); The Last Match (Writers Theatre); Queen of the Mist (Firebrand Theatre); Othello (Babes With Blades Theatre) and Crumbs from the Table of Joy (Raven Theatre), among others. Television credits include Night Sky (Amazon Prime). She is also an educator and director, working with organizations like Lifeline Theatre, Silk Road Rising-EPIC and Goodman Theatre. In 2018 she received the non-Equity Jeff Award for Best Supporting Actor and accolades in the Chicago Tribune for the “Hot New Faces of Chicago Theatre”. She is represented by Gray Talent Group and is a member of the Screen Actors Guild.