Bio

Evie Dolan - September 2015                                       Photo Credit Behna Gardner

Evie Dolan - September 2015                                       Photo Credit Behna Gardner

My personal favorite: the petite, poker-faced Evie Dolan as Katie the bass guitarist.
— Ben Brantley, New York Times

Evie Dolan is a 13-year old singer, musician and actor from New York City who originated the role of Katie in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony nominated, New York Critic's pick  “School of Rock – the Musical”.

Evie played Katie in the June 2015 Off-Broadway production of “School of Rock - the Musical”  at the Gramercy Theatre in New York.  In his piece on the workshop, theater critic Michael Riedel of the New York Post wrote “Everybody’s raving about the kids in the show, especially 11-year-old Evie Dolan.”

Evie was recently featured in Drew Gasperini and School of Rock the Musical’s Alex Brightman's new musical adaptation of Ned Vizzini's "It's Kind of A Funny Story" at Feinstein's/54 Below. Evie joined Colton Ryan of Dear Evan Hansen to debut the song "Did You Know?" Evie also joined Alex Brightman to debut "A Bear in A Dress" from the new Gasperini/Brightman musical "The Whipping Boy" based on the award-winning childrens’ novel by Sid Fleischman.

Commercially, Evie has worked with renowned photographer Bruce Weber on “Don’t Steal the Jacket” for Moncler and “Kicking Back with my Dogs” for Shinola.  She has performed in many venues in New York including the Triad Theater, Summer Stage and Symphony Space.  She has performed at a variety of charitable events including BCEFA's Easter Bonnet with Stevie Nicks and for the American Theater Wing's Centennial Celebration.  In November, 2017 she will be performing at Rockers on Broadway and will be singing the National Anthem for the National Firefighters and Law Enforcement Childrens’ Foundation Thanksgiving Parade Breakfast.  She has also performed at the Zanmi Beni Children’s Home in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and will be producing and performing for a spring fundraiser for them in New York in May 2018.

Evie found her love for musical theater taking classes at Kid City Theater where she performed in such classic musicals as “Into the Woods”  (Little Red Riding Hood); “The Sound of Music” (Gretl); “Gypsy” (June);  “Annie Get Your Gun” (Little Jake); “Annie” (Annie) and “Joseph and the Technicolor Dream Coat” (Simeon and the baker.)

Evie plays the ukulele, bass guitar, guitar, mandolin and piano.  She loves photography, soccer, canoeing, skiing, biking, cooking, sewing, animals and can walk on stilts.  She is currently studying voice, bass guitar, acting and improv.