Karen Murphy*

Karen Murphy* began her career at The Charles Playhouse before Shear Madness began residence. In 1984 Forbidden Broadway burst on the scene at The Terrace Room. Karen enjoyed years of employment there while taking breaks to work at the Huntington Theatre, the Nickerson Theatre, and the Worcester Foothills Theatre. Karen’s Broadway: A Christmas Carol, Titanic, 42nd Street, All Shook Up, 9 to 5, King David And A Little Night Music (understudy to both Angela Lansbury and Elaine Stritch ). National Tours: Les Miz, White Christmas, Wizard of Oz, Mary Poppins, and Finding Neverland. Off Bway: Zombie Prom, L’Amour, The Merrier!, My Vaudeville Man ( Drama Desk Nomination) Showtune, 50 Million Frenchmen. Thank you, Lyric Stage, for bringing me back to my favorite US city. It feels like home.