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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Spring Forward

The opening minutes of my latest play, BACKGAMMON, will be presented over zoom this Sunday, March 13, at 7pm. It’s part of the annual presentation by The Barrow Group called Spring Forward, offering the opening scenes of works in progress. A number of other members of my playwriting group, The Convening, are having their work presented as well. Check on the link below if you’re interested!