MARINA SHAY is thrilled to be making her Gulfshore Playhouse debut with such an incredible and powerful play. She recently played Lizzy Darcy in Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley (also by Lauren Gunderson) at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park. Other regional credits include Viola in Shakespeare in Love (Cleveland Play House), Annie Sullivan in The Miracle Worker (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), Viola in Twelfth Night (Alabama Shakespeare Festival), Elizabeth Bennet in Pride and Prejudice (Virginia Stage), Estella/Biddy in Great Expectations (Syracuse Stage, SALT Awards Best Actress nomination), Eleanor in Pulse (Guthrie Theater), Sasha in Ivanov (Trinity Repertory Company), Iphigenia in Iphigenia 2.0 (Cleveland Public Theatre) and Roxanne in Cyrano de Bergerac (Heartwood Regional Theater Company). New York City credits include Julie in Miss Julie (Access Theater) and Eurydice in Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice (Columbia Stages). Marina received her MFA in Acting from Brown/Trinity Rep. www.Marinashay.com.