Associate Artistic Director – Founding Member – Literary Committee
Mary Cross is a founding member of Rivendell Theatre Ensemble. She was nominated for a Jeff award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Ruth O’Hare in A Mislaid Heaven with Famous Door Theatre. Some of the shows Mary appeared in while living in NYC are: Ross Mueller’s Pinter’s Explanation, Courtney Baron’s Not Our Last Hurrah, Trista Baldwin’s Terra Australis Incognito, Beau Willimon’s The Patient and Blair Singer’s Meg’s New Friend. She is the female lead in the indie feature film Fools,which is now available on Amazon Prime and will be released on Netflix in 2017. She can also be seen in Chicago Fire as well as playing the role of Mrs. Renzulli in the upcoming web series, Other People’s Children.