Marla McLean

The Christmas Tree

2020 would have marked Marla’s 14th season at the Shaw Festival.


(Selected Credits) FOR THE SHAW: assistant director, Grand Hotel; appeared in A Christmas Carol (2017-19), Cyrano de BergeracGetting MarriedOh What a Lovely WarGrand HotelDracula1837: The Farmers’ RevoltUncle VanyaJuno and the PaycockThe PhilandererEnchanted April, Lady Windermere in Lady Windermere’s FanA Man and Some WomenRagtimeSerious MoneyAn Ideal HusbandAlbertine in Five TimesAfter the DanceThe StepmotherSaint Joan (and Chicago tour), A Month in the Country.


ELSEWHERE: Mona Yule in Oslo, Studio 180/Mirvish Productions; Miracle on 34th StreetThe Importance of Being Earnest, Elvira in Blithe SpiritThe Government InspectorGypsyCabaret, Neptune Theatre; It’s a Wonderful Life, Canadian Stage; Mamma Mia!, Mirvish; Into the Woods, Irina in Three Sisters, Helen Keller in The Miracle Worker (Meritt award), Atlantic Theatre Festival; Evita, Royal MTC, Theatre Calgary.


TEACHING: National Theatre School.