Evan Bertram

Evan Bertram

A true triple threat, Evan Bertram soars in a stunning variety of roles: from the delicate, thoughtful ingenue to the sexy, fiery leading lady. Bertram effortlessly navigates challenging vocals and demanding choreography to fully embody her characters.

In recent seasons, Evan added several lead role credits to her resume. In Guys and Dolls at Axelrod Performing Art Center, Bertram elegantly led the cast as the iconic Sarah Brown, the sheltered, intelligent Salvation Army employee. Giving a thoughtful, detailed performance in the demanding role, Bertram effortlessly succeeded in the unique challenge of transitioning between romantic, lush soprano and alluring, jazzy belt leading critics to compliment her “crystalline tone” and ability to put one in a “happy place” with her stunning rendition of “If I Were a Bell.” In Into the Woods at the Timber Lake Playhouse, she delivered a dynamic Rapunzel, playing the character’s resentment of her origins and earnest hope for her future, all with a crystalline soprano. Upcoming, Bertram performs the role of Margo Crawford in Bright Star at Riverside PAC and Blue in SHOUT, The Mod Musical at Saugatuck Center for the Arts.

Calendar

Event Date
Jun 13
to
Jul 13
Shout
Blue
Saugatuck Center for the Arts
Saugatuck, Michigan

Artist Bio

A true triple threat, Evan Bertram soars in a stunning variety of roles: from the delicate, thoughtful ingenue to the sexy, fiery leading lady. Bertram effortlessly navigates challenging vocals and demanding choreography to fully embody her characters.

In recent seasons, Evan added several lead role credits to her resume. In Guys and Dolls at Axelrod Performing Art Center, Bertram elegantly led the cast as the iconic Sarah Brown, the sheltered, intelligent Salvation Army employee. Giving a thoughtful, detailed performance in the demanding role, Bertram effortlessly succeeded in the unique challenge of transitioning between romantic, lush soprano and alluring, jazzy belt leading critics to compliment her “crystalline tone” and ability to put one in a “happy place” with her stunning rendition of “If I Were a Bell.” In Into the Woods at the Timber Lake Playhouse, she delivered a dynamic Rapunzel, playing the character’s resentment of her origins and earnest hope for her future, all with a crystalline soprano. Upcoming, Bertram performs the role of Margo Crawford in Bright Star at Riverside PAC and Blue in SHOUT, The Mod Musical at Saugatuck Center for the Arts.

Bertram’s exciting young career is gaining momentum with performances at notable regional venues including The Kennedy Center in a production of Into the Sun and Mamma Mia! at Flat Rock Playhouse. Additionally, Bertram performed in Timber Lake Playhouse’s production of Into the Woods, as Rapunzel, and Central Piedmont Arts’ production of Chicago.

In addition to her resume of ingenue credits, Bertram excels in mature, sexy, and dance-intensive roles such as Mona in Chicago, a sexy murderess with a powerful solo in “The Cell Block Tango”.

Bertram is also a favorite on concert stages where she performed as a soloist with the American Pops Orchestra’s Finding the Voices of Tomorrow. In addition, she lent her voice to the works of Carner and Gregor at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC.

Bertram earned her Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre from James Madison University, where she trained in acting, voice, ballet, jazz, and tap dancing. Some of Bertram’s educational theatre works include School for Scandal, Parade and Children of Eden.

Press

"...Evan Bertram is one tall, well-cast drink of water..." – River Cities' Reader

Noises Off – “Portraying Brooke Ashton, the young self-absorbed actress who is constantly losing her contact lens, Evan Bertram is one tall, well-cast drink of water..."