Amy Ensign, Managing Director

Amy Ensign began her career with Door Shakespeare over ten years ago as a part of the Acting Company (Elmire in Tartuffe, Ceres in The Tempest). Other Door Shakespeare credits include Portia in The Merchant of Venice, Julia in The Rivals, Jane in Pride and Prejudice, and Rosalind in As You Like It (among others). A past Company Manager and Education Director, she also helped initiate Shakespeare in the Schools, one the educational arms of Door Shakespeare. Amy returns to Door Shakespeare after working for some time as the Marketing and Development Director for Third Avenue Playhouse. An actor, director, and theatre educator, she lives in Door County where she has performed with Third avenue Playhouse, Northern Sky Theater, Teatro Caravaggio, Theatre M, and The Peninsula Players. Amy holds a BA in theatre from the University of Washington and studied with the Suzuki Company of Toga-Mura in Japan. Currently the Drama Director at Sevastopol School, Amy is a voyaging sailor and underwater hockey player. She lives in Sturgeon Bay with her husband and son.