Erin Dilly

Musical Theater Scene Study - BFA Musical Theater


Was most recently seen in the Off-Broadway world premiere of Michael Kimmel and Lauren Pritchard’s critically acclaimed new musical Songbird at 59East 59 Street Theater. Dilly created the role of “Mother” in the Broadway musical A Christmas Story after a turn starring opposite Matthew Broderick in Nice Work If You Can Get It. Dilly garnered Tony and Outer Critics Circle Award nominations for her performance as “Truly Scrumptions” in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Other Broadway credits include: Into the Woods, The Boys from Syracuse and Follies. Acclaimed Encores! starring performances in Fiorello, and Babes in Arms.  Regional/National Tours: Into the Woods (MUNY), Mary Poppins (PCLO), In the Mood, (BERKSHIRE THEATRE FESTIVAL) Leading Ladies (ALLEY THEATRE) and the national tours of South Pacific, Beauty and the Beast, Martin Guerre (Helen Hayes Award Nomination).  On television, Dilly has guest starred on: “Person of Interest” “Boardwalk Empire,” (recurring role, final season) “The Good Wife,” “Elementary,” “Gossip Girl,” "Nurse Jackie," "Canterbury's Law," "12 Men Of Christmas,” and all 3 “Law & Orders”.  Film credits include: Julie and Julia, Too Big to Fail, Everyday People, and The Diary of Preston Plummer.  Erin is the founder of THE LIVING STUDIO, an acting studio in NYC, and created the Summer Musical Theatre Intensive 6 DAYS OF BROADWAY at the Segerstom Performing Arts Center.