Merritt Janson is a New York based actor working across theater, television, and film. She originated roles in Rubin Santiago Hudson’s Your Blues Ain’t Sweet Like Mine with Two River Theater and The Onion Cellar with Amanda Palmer and The Dresden Dolls at the American Repertory Theater. Merritt Janson’s numerous performance credits include classical roles with Theater for a New Audience, The Public, Red Bull Theater, and Shakespeare Theatre D. C. Screen credits include Elementary (CBS); Billions (Showtime); Quantico (ABC); and Madam Secretary (CBS). Merritt Janson is also a skilled musician and has used this skill in several productions, most recently in TFANA’s Measure for Measure. She holds an M.F.A. in Acting from ART / MXAT at Harvard University. Visit Merritt Janson's website.
Merritt Janson appears as Marie Antoinette in The Chevalier on February 19 & 20, 2022.