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Erica Spyres is an actor, singer, and violinist who audiences will recognize from Bay Street Theater's Annie Get Your Gun last summer. She made her Broadway debut in Carousel, and has performed throughout the U.S. and abroad in the first national tour of Once; the Parisian premiere of Sondheim’s Passion, opposite Natalie Dessay and conducted by Andy Einhorn (Théâtre du Châtelet); and on tour as a soloist with the Boston Pops.
Growing up in the Ozarks, folk music in in her blood; Erica’s family was honored as “Most Musical Family” in Missouri. She was the youngest person to play Pa’s Fiddle, featured in the Little House books; fiddled on Travels with Harry on CBS; and has played with Les Brown Jr., Daniel O’Donnell, and now performs in the foot-stomping band, The Typsy Spyres.
Theater credits include Annie Get Your Gun with Bay Street Theater; Paradise Square with the Berkeley Repertory Theatre; Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?; Peter and the Starcatcher; Into the Woods; Avenue Q, for which she won the IRNE Award; Time Stands Still with the Lyric Stage Company of Boston; Tribes, for which she won the Elliot Norton Award; The Light in the Piazza at SpeakEasy Stage, for which she won the IRNE Award; Camelot, another IRNE Award; Marry Me a Little at New Repertory Theatre; and Pirates! at the Huntington Theatre.