What If? Collective Member



Evil Dead: The Musical (Annie/Shelly)
Amadeus (Katarina Cavalieri)
The PlayMakers (Woman 2)
Stupid Fucking Bird (Mash) *

Bess Lawson

Actor - The What If? Collective

Bess is a senior theatre performance major and arts management minor at the College of Charleston.   At the college, Bess has been seen in The Secret Garden, Romeo and Juliet, and will soon appear in Trojan Women.  She has also worked with Village Repertory on productions Rock of Ages and Dogfight.  Recently, she has been working with What If? partner theatre Storytree Children’s Theatre in their touring educational outreach programs.  With What If? Productions, Bess has performed in Evil Dead: The Musical (Annie/Shelley), Amadeus (Katarina), and was also in the premiere of The Playmakers (Female Actor 2), which won their annual playwriting festival in 2016. This season she will appear in What If?’s Stupid Fucking Bird playing the role of Mash. 

 Bess as Annie in Evil Dead: The Musical (2016)

Bess as Annie in Evil Dead: The Musical (2016)