About Marya Grandy

Broadway and New York productions: the 2012 Off-Broadway revival of Maltby & Shire’s Closer Than Ever, Les Misérables (2006 Revival), Damn Yankees, Bells Are Ringing (City Center Encores!), The Great American Trailer Park Musical (Drama Desk Nomination), and The Water Coolers (co-author). Chicago credits include Honeymoon in Vegas, How to Succeed…, Sister Act, On the Town (Jeff Nomination), 9 to 5 (Marriott Theatre), Saturday Night Fever (Drury Lane), The Secret Garden (Court Theatre), Les Miserables (Paramount Theatre), Juno (TimeLine Theatre), and A Grand Night for Singing (Mercury Theater--Jeff Nomination). Marya has performed regionally in Fanny Brice: America’s Funny Girl (World Premiere, directed by David H. Bell), Pump Boys & Dinettes, Follies, Take Flight, Gypsy, Beehive, Smokey Joe’s Café, The Honky Tonk Angels, Working, and The Water Coolers (Jeff Nomination). Television/film credits: “Chicago P.D.”, “Rescue Me”, “Conviction”, “Law & Order”, “Law & Order: SVU”, “Denis Leary’s Merry F***ing Christmas”, and “Love Streams”. Recordings include the Original Cast Recording of The Great American Trailer Park Musical, The Manhattan Transfer’s Bodies and Souls, and Superwoman, with her band, Five Floor Monica. Marya received her B.A. from Yale University, and is a proud member of Actors Equity.


Recent Credits

25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

IU Summer Theatre — Rona Lisa Perretti / Olive's Mom*

Our Town

IU Summer Theatre — Mrs. Webb*