Samantha Evans is a scream!
— The Theater Mirror
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"Ghost Girl seems to have caught on with viewers... The original stage version of Ghost Girl beat out its competition five times. That’s enough evidence for me to believe this one is worth backing." - Tube Filter

Sam Evans is creator of Ghost Girl, a series that premiered live on stage in New York City at Reckless Theatre. Now audiences'll get to see her make the leap to the big screen! Check out the Seed & Spark campaign.

 

Samantha Evans [has a] magnetically engaging smile and diligently optimistic demeanor.
— Boston Arts Diary

About

Samantha Evans is a NYC based writer, improviser and actress for stage, screen and voice from Philadelphia. She is your cheerful, quirky & perky, all-American, girl-next-door. You can catch Sam improvising with Omnino and The Original Cast at Reckless Theatre, teaching at The Barrow Group and in the upcoming, Ghost Girl: The Series.

She received her BFA in Acting from Emerson College and additional training at UCB, Shakespeare & Company and The Barrow Group. NYC Theater Credits include: The Barrow Group, UglyRhino, Fresh Ground Pepper, The NOW Collective, Austrian Stage, Traveling Lantern, Shakespeare in the Pub. Regional: Williamstown Theatre Festival, Huntington Theatre, Central SquareLyric Stage, Boston Playwright's Theater, Theatre on Fire

Sam's writing has been produced at The Barrow Group, Williamstown Theatre Festival, Refinery29, The NOW Collective, UglyRhino, the SHRTWV Play Festival and at Reckless Theatre. She has done commercial, film, promotional trailer, web-series and voice-over work in New York, Boston and Philadelphia. Sam is a proud Equity Membership Candidate.

Evans was absolutely captivating and had the audience convulsing in their laughter.
— Entertainment Hour

Recently & Up Next!

GHOST GIRL - May 13th

Ghost Girl is an episodic series and five time winner of Reckless Theatre’s Fighter Pilots competition.

Ghost Girl, Jess, died in the mysterious accident that no one will talk about and the only person who can still see her is BFFL Emma Leigh. Come join Ghost Girl as she navigates the afterlife and helps Emma Leigh through the 5 Stages of Grief. This heartfelt show will have you laughing, crying and singing along to your new favorite original songs.

Written and directed by Samantha Evans. Starring Laura Cornachio, Andrew Coalson, Casey Tucker, Lida Darmian, Adrian Burke, Makena Miller, Dan Titmuss, Aaren Lasky, Eric Feurer, Jacob Davis and Samantha Evans as Ghost Girl.

Sam Evans and Laura Cornachio in Ghost Girl: Episode 3 - The Christmas Special

Sam Evans and Laura Cornachio in Ghost Girl: Episode 3 - The Christmas Special

TOO BIG OF A DOG

Too Big of a Dog wins their third Indie Cage Match at UCB East

Too Big of a Dog wins their third Indie Cage Match at UCB East

 

BIG FIASCO - Thursday Nights

 Too Big of a Dog also performs in The Big Fiasco - Reckless Theatre's premiere ensembles performing the freshest live theatre in NYC. We are wild. We are rowdy. We are reckless. 

KOMBUCHA CATCH-UP

Web series Kombucha Catch-up is a web-series written by Stefanie Flamm and directed by Kelly Webb and premiering Spring 2017. 

Mike Cabellon, Adri Bohmier and Sam Evans in Kombucha Catch-Up Spring 2017

Mike Cabellon, Adri Bohmier and Sam Evans in Kombucha Catch-Up Spring 2017

THE ORIGINAL CAST

Photo by Glennis LaRoe

Photo by Glennis LaRoe

Every Friday at Reckless Theatre, The Original Cast performs an Improvised Play in the style of a famed playwright. Photo by Glennis LaRoe

Every Friday at Reckless Theatre, The Original Cast performs an Improvised Play in the style of a famed playwright. Photo by Glennis LaRoe

 

 

 IMPROVISED PLAY - Friday Nights - The Original Cast creates an entirely improvised play in the style of a famed playwright. Give us a title and design us a set and we will give you the next entry in the canon of the Great American Drama. Every Friday at 8pm at Reckless Theatre. 

The Original Cast is Tom Kelley, Anne Veal, Patrick Williams, Samantha Evans, Jack Gallagher and Steve Ward 

The Original Cast is Tom Kelley, Anne Veal, Patrick Williams, Samantha Evans, Jack Gallagher and Steve Ward