Turns out I’m a director these days as well; a short play by Kelsey Puttrich which I’ve directed, And They Lived Beneath the Waves, is being performed this Sunday, September, at the In Death’s Company Short Play Festival in Maplewood, New Jersey. You can check here for further details!
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.