MICHAEL C. O’DAY is a theatre artist in New York City.  He made his playwriting debut with Dragon’s Breath, which was produced as part of the 2014 New York International Fringe Festival.  His other works include the short play Trumpets Sounding Over Harrisburg, produced at the Kraine Theater in October of 2015, and the short film Akhmed.

As an actor, he has been a member of the Obie-winning Classical Theatre of Harlem, appearing in their productions of Hamlet, Native Son, King Lear, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, The Crazy Locomotive, Macbeth, Mother Courage and Her Children, The Cherry Orchard, and their installment of 365 Days/365 Plays at the Public Theatre. 

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Michael C. O'Day

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Samhain in June in Alaska

I’m delighted to announce that I’ll be returning to the Valdez Theatre Conference in Valdez, Alaska this month! This time, I’ll be presenting my short play How to Pronounce Samhain. If you’re not able to make it to Valdez to see its performance on Thursday, June 13, fear not – there will be a live stream of the performance, which you can view here. The script is also up on NPX if you’re curious!