Karen Burthwright

Karen, who just finished playing Shug Avery in the Neptune Theatre production of The Color Purple, is delighted to return to Transcendence after making her debut with the company last season in the Gala Celebration. Some of her favorite credits include, Jesus Christ Superstar (2012 Broadway Revival), Paradise Square (Berkeley Rep), the 1st National Tours of Dirty Dancing, Hairspray, and Mamma Mia, and I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (George Street Playhouse).