Grant Sorenson is a Minneapolis-based actor, director, and writer who has spent over half of his life working in the Twin Cities' extensive theater world. A native of Wayzata, MN, he grew up attending performances at the Children's Theater Company (CTC) and Broadway productions. He attended CTC's Theater Arts Training conservatory and soon began performing on stages throughout Minneapolis. He has performed at Minneapolis' three regional Tony Award-winning theaters, as well as with a number of some of the most well-respected independent companies in the Twin Cities. He is a founding company member of 7th House Theater, a new theater company that produces work focused on simple storytelling, music as a theatrical element, and the relationship between actor and audience. He made his playwriting debut with The Great Work, which had its premiere production at the Guthrie Theater's Dowling Studio in December, 2015. Grant was awarded an 2016 Ivey Award for his performance in New Epic Theater's Now or Later.