Amy Porter

Amy is an actor and singer who co-founded Tethered Wits Theatre Company with Gabriella Sills in 2019. Amy has a keen interest in both theatre and music and has performed in venues such as: The Royal Albert Hall, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, St. Paul’s Cathedral, the Gala Theatre, the Bacon Theatre, and The Playhouse Theatre, Cheltenham. She was honoured to sing with the award-winning and internationally renowned chamber choir Tenebrae in Perth, Scotland, under the direction of Nigel Short. Subsequently, she was delighted to join Tenebrae again, this time on tour to Germany, where she performed in three concerts in Bremen Cathedral. Amy developed a great love of opera in her time at Durham as a member of the Durham Opera Ensemble. She was delighted to play Hermia in their production of Benjamin Britten A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Durham’s Gala Theatre in 2017 and Second Lady in Mozart The Magic Flute in 2018. Amy graduated from Durham University with a First Class Degree in Music, where she held a Vice Chancellor’s Scholarship for The Arts. 

Stage credits include:

Eliza Doolittle (Pygmalion), Kate Keller (All My Sons), Ophelia (Hamlet), Sonia (Uncle Vanya), Elvira (Blithe Spirit), Helen (The Last Days of Troy), Cecily (The Importance of Being Earnest), Rosaline (Love’s Labour’s Lost), Beatrice (Much Ado About Nothing), Bianca (Taming of the Shrew), Olivia (Twelfth Night), Titania (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Alison (Look Back in Anger), Nancy (Oliver), Kathy (Singin’ in the Rain), Tracy Lord (High Society) and Cathy (The Last Five Years).