Kirsten Fitzgerald

Kirsten Fitzgerald is a Chicago based actor and the Artistic Director at A Red Orchid Theatre.  She was most recently on stage at A Red Orchid in Harold Pinter’s The Room and the world premiere of Pilgrim’s Progress by Brett Neveu.  Other recent acting credits include the world premieres of Tracy Letts’ Mary Page Marlow and Bruce Norris’ The Qualms both at Steppenwolf Theatre and the world premiere of Appropriate by Brandon Jacob Jenkins at Victory Gardens Theatre.  Other stage credits include Clybourne ParkThe Elephant ManA Streetcar Named Desire (Steppenwolf)Mud Blue SkyButcher of BarabooThe New Electric Ballroom, Abigail’s Party, Pumpgirl, Weapon of Mass ImpactMr. Bundy, The Sea Horse and more (A Red Orchid Theatre) and work with The Utah Shakespeare Festival, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Goodman, Shattered Globe, Remy Bumppo, Plasticene, Prop, Next, Circle Theatre, Apple Tree, Famous Door, Defiant Theatre and more.  Her Television credits include The ExorcistSirens, Chicago Med, Chicago Justice, Chicago Fire, Underemployed and ER.   Kirsten is a Member of Actors Equity and SAG-AFTRA. She attended The University of Kansas-BA and received her MFA in acting from The University of Iowa.