Marie-Claire Erdynast is a San Francisco Bay Area based actor, director, and puppeteer. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Southern Oregon University in Theatre Arts in Performance with a minor in Shakespearean Studies. She is particularly interested in uplifting new works and Indigenous theatre.
Most recently she directed a live-streamed Zoomlet of the short play Flight by DeLanna Studi at San Francisco Playhouse and before the pandemic she was a puppeteer on Drupati at ShadowLight Productions. Other roles include Ann in All My Sons directed by Patrick Russell, Florinda in The Rover directed by Dawn Monique Williams and Kaleria in Summer People directed by Jim Edmondson.