Patti Murin is an accomplished stage and television actress. Known for her acclaimed Broadway performances, Murin currently stars as Anna in the Broadway production of Disney’s Frozen. With lyrics written by Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Frozen is the timeless tale of a fearless princess who sets off on a journey alongside a rugged iceman, his loyal pet reindeer, and a naive snowman to find her estranged sister.
Murin made her Broadway debut in 2007’s Xanadu, in which she played the roles of Euterpe, Siren, and Thetis. Based on the film of the same name, Xanadu centers on a Greek muse who is sent to Earth to inspire Californians during the 1980s. Four years later, Murin played the lead of Lysistrata Jones in 2011’s Lysistrata Jones, a modern-day adaptation of Aristophanes’ Lysistrata. Soon after, Murin starred as Glinda in the national tour of Broadway’s renowned play Wicked.
In addition to her performances on Broadway, Patti Murin has also starred in a wide range of off-Broadway theatrical productions. Most recently, Murin starred as Linda Mason in The Muny’s Holiday Inn and Susie in Lady, Be Good. At The Muny, she has also starred as Roxie Hart in Chicago and Ariel in The Little Mermaid. In New York, Murin starred as Princess in The Public Theater’s production of Love’s Labour’s Lost. She also played the role of Amber in The Cape Playhouse’s production of Hairspray and Sharpay Evans in The Atlanta Theater of the Stars’ production of High School Musical. Other theater credits include Fly By Night, Jane Austen’s Emma, Band Geeks, Give It Up!, White Noise, Princesses, Glimpses of the Moon, Beauty and the Beast, Annie Get Your Gun, and Crazy for You.
On television, Murin has starred as recurring character Dr. Nina Shore in NBC’s “Chicago Med,” a medical drama set in the ER department of Chicago’s Gaffney Medical Center. She has also starred as Ana in USA’s “Royal Pains.” Additionally, Murin played the recurring role of Ellen on ABC’s “All My Children.”
Murin was seen starring alongside Melissa Claire Egan and Marc Blucas in “Holiday for Heroes,” which debuted in November 2019 on Hallmark’s Movies & Mysteries.
Murin has also sung the national anthem at numerous sporting events, including a New York Mets game, Philadelphia Soul Football, and an event at Syracuse University.
Murin currently resides in New York City.