Samantha Rehr




For Marisol:

“Rehr… carries the show on her shoulders with grace and a palpable sense of passion.” – Jenn McKee,


For August: Osage County:

“Standouts include… Rehr, who provides a strong, good-hearted presence amidst the chaos of the Weston house.” Jenn McKee, The Ann Arbor News


Welcome to my website!

I am an actor, writer, director, and podcaster,

and recent transplant from New York to LA!

I am wholeheartedly passionate about

uplifting the stories of women in

theatre and film.

My recent project, JULIET & ROMEO, which I adapted, produced,

and starred in, was restructured to focus on the

secret expressive lives of women within the patriarchal structure.

My podcast Feminist Popcorn, a celebration

and growing archive of the greatest

films about women,

is available on every major listening platform, and

rated five stars on Apple Podcasts.  

Storytelling is the greatest passion of my life,

and I consider myself extraordinarily

privileged to be able to call it my career.

For more of what I've been up to lately, continue below!



Featured Posts

January 16, 2018

Rehearsals are well underway for Elisabeth Frankel's new play 2076, for which I am Dramaturg and Assistant Director, and damn is this play good. Info below!

By the year 2076, climate change has pushed America underwater. Set within the confines of a rescue ship, these survivors keep their spirits up with exercise, sing-alongs, and relationships. But the memory of loved ones left behind, and fear of...

January 16, 2018

What an amazing week, snowed in at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, with a group of my best friends from school, working on Rebecca Gilman's brilliant new feisty feminist play, Twilight Bowl. Here's a blurb that was shared by the U of M theatre department, because five out of the cast of seven were Michigan alumni. Pictured clockwise: Madeline Rouverol, Kay Kelley, Regan Moro, Meredith Starkman,...

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Dream Week in Connecticut

January 16, 2018

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Recent Posts

September 8, 2019

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November 16, 2017

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