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Nerissa

From the PlayThe Merchant of Venice
Full NameNerissa
DescriptionPortia's waiting-maid

Production Appearances

ActorCredited AsProduction
Nadia AlbinaNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2015, Royal Shakespeare Company, GB)
Sophia WalkerNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2013, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Allison GlenzerNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2012, American Shakespeare Center, USA)
Dawn-Lyen GardnerNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2010, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Emma HunterNerissaPortia, My Love (2008, St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival, Canada)
Alix SiderisNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2008, St. Lawrence Shakespeare Festival, Canada)
Natalie KestertonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2008, Douglas Morse, UK)
RAQUEL DUFFY BCCNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2007, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Julie GossNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2006, The Bell Shakespeare Company, Australia)
Jill MatthewsNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2005, Shakespeare by the Sea - Halifax, Canada)
Ernestine TzavarasNerissaDer Kaufmann von Venedig (2004, Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Germany)
Nele JungNerissaDer Kaufmann von Venedig (2004, Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Germany)
Daniela VlaskalicNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2004, River City Shakespeare Festival/Free Will Players, Canada)
Heather GoldenhershNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2004, Michael Radford, USA)
Ms. Jennifer LinesNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2003, Bard on the Beach, Canada)
Anne FureyNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2003, Saint John Shakespeare Festival, Canada)
SARAH DODDNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2001, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Valerie WeakNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (2000, Marin Shakespeare Company, USA)
Robin MoseleyNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1999, Shakespeare Theatre Company, USA)
Caroline BrazierNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1999, The Bell Shakespeare Company, Australia)
Nurit MonicelliNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1998, American Repertory Theatre, USA)
Kathleen BarrNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Bard on the Beach, Canada)
Emily Newman-WaltonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Michelle FiskNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Sharon McFarlaneLady in WaitingThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Sarah DoddLady in WaitingThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Claire JullienLady in WaitingThe Merchant of Venice (1996, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Moira ReillyNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1993, Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Anna VolskaNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1992, The Bell Shakespeare Company, Australia)
Anna VolskaNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1991, The Bell Shakespeare Company, Australia)
Kim HorsmanNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1989, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Karol StrempkeNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1987, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Anne-Kathrein KretschmarNerissaDer Kaufmann von Venedig (1985, Staatsschauspiel Dresden, Germany)
Heather MacDonaldNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1984, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Susan JamesonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1980, Jack Gold, GB)
Mary OlsonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1977, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Micki MaunsellNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1976, John Sichel, Canada)
Denise FergussonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1976, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Nerys HughesNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1972, Cedric Messina, GB)
Jane CassonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1970, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Jane CassonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1970, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Anna CarteretNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1969, John Sichel, GB)
Dana LarsonNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1966, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Amelia HallNerissaTwo Programmes of Shakespearean Comedy (1962, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Shirley DouglasNerissaMerchant of Venice (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA)
Jane WenhamNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1955, GB)
Helen BurnsNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1955, Stratford Festival of Canada, Canada)
Ann ChalkleyNerissaTrial Scene from Merchant of Venice (1949, GB)
Mary MartlewNerissaThe Merchant of Venice (1947, GB)