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Diane Davis

 
Bio:
Diane Davis is a playwright, director, and Artistic Director for Eden Theater Company. She is a member of the Actors Studio Playwrights and Directors Unit, and recently was an HB Studios Residency Fellow for her play Complicity. She has written and directed several ten-minute plays produced by ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Diane Davis is a playwright, director, and Artistic Director for Eden Theater Company. She is a member of the Actors Studio Playwrights and Directors Unit, and recently was an HB Studios Residency Fellow for her play Complicity. She has written and directed several ten-minute plays produced by ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ginny Potter [Replacement]
Ginny [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Premiere, 2018
Sarah
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2007
Deirdre Drake
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Spencer McCulloug
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Pia
  [Broadway]
1942
"Well, Well!" Performer
The Girl in "Yes, Sir, I've Made A Date"
The Dancer in "Opening"
The Deer
"We'll Swing It Through!" Performer
"Shoes" Performer
"Finale" Performer
Switchboard Operator
Diane
Nurse
At the Automat
At Life With Father

Photos

Erica Sweeney, James Snyder, Diane Davis Photo

Erica Sweeney, James Snyder, Diane Davis

From: 
Date:
08/05/2019
James Snyder, Diane Davis,  and cast members of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Photo

James Snyder, Diane Davis, and cast members of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD

From: 
Date:
04/24/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ginny Potter [Replacement]

Ginny [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Off-Broadway Premiere, 2018
Sarah

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2007
Deirdre Drake

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Spencer McCulloug

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2006
Pia

  [Broadway]
1942
"Well, Well!" Performer

The Girl in "Yes, Sir, I've Made A Date"

The Dancer in "Opening"

The Deer

"We'll Swing It Through!" Performer

"Shoes" Performer

"Finale" Performer

Switchboard Operator

Diane

Nurse

At the Automat

At Life With Father

Diane Davis Biography

Diane Davis is a playwright, director, and Artistic Director for Eden Theater Company. She is a member of the Actors Studio Playwrights and Directors Unit, and recently was an HB Studios Residency Fellow for her play Complicity. She has written and directed several ten-minute plays produced by Primary Stages, Barrow Group and AMIOS Shotz. She received her BA in Theatre from Bennington College, studied acting at The Royal Academy in London, with Sandy Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse, and is currently working on her MFA in playwriting.


Diane Davis Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Diane Davis, The Model Apartment
 
The Lortels - 2014 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play
Diane Davis, The Model Apartment

Diane Davis News

World Premiere of Diane Davis' COMPLICITY to be Presented at the New Ohio Theatre Photo World Premiere of Diane Davis' COMPLICITY to be Presented at the New Ohio Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

Eden Theater Company will present the World Premiere of Complicity by playwright Diane Davis at the New Ohio Theatre (154 Christopher Street Ste 1E New York, NY) this fall. The show is slated to open in September 2022 and run through October 2022. The director and cast will be announced later this summer. 

BWW Interview: COME FROM AWAY Cast Member Julie Johnson Photo BWW Interview: COME FROM AWAY Cast Member Julie Johnson
by Paul Batterson - Feb 2, 2022

COME FROM AWAY is an actor’s challenge. To tell the story of what happened in Newfoundland, the cast members take on the voices and actions of at least three to five characters a night. That's no problem for Johnson

Wake Up With BWW 1/24: James Snyder Fired From CURSED CHILD, and More Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/24: James Snyder Fired From CURSED CHILD, and More
by - Jan 24, 2022

Today's top stories: James Snyder fired from Harry Potter and the Cursed Child following misconduct investigation, Slave Play and Girl From the North Country close, and more!

James Snyder's Contract Terminated at CURSED CHILD Following Misconduct Investigation Photo James Snyder's Contract Terminated at CURSED CHILD Following Misconduct Investigation
by Team BWW - Jan 23, 2022

According to the production, on November 19, 2021, the producers of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child for the first time received a complaint from Diane Davis regarding the conduct of fellow cast member James Snyder.  Immediately upon receiving this complaint the producers commissioned an independent investigation by a third party, and Mr. Snyder was suspended pending the investigation’s completion.

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Performances Through December 27 Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Performances Through December 27
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 20, 2021

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on Broadway has canceled performances from Tuesday, December 21, 2021- Monday, December 27, 2021 due to breakthrough Covid-19 infections within the company. 

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Weekend Shows Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Weekend Shows
by Robert Diamond - Dec 18, 2021

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has cancelled Saturday and Sunday's performances due to breakthrough Covid-19 cases

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Today's Matinee Performance Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Cancels Today's Matinee Performance
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 15, 2021

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has cancelled today's matinee performance due to breakthrough Covid-19 cases.

Photos: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Reopens on Broadway Tonight! Photo Photos: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Reopens on Broadway Tonight!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 7, 2021

Check out all new photos of the cast in action here as Harry Potter and the Cursed Child re-opened on Broadway at the Lyric Theatre.

Tonight's Performance of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Canceled Photo Tonight's Performance of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Canceled
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 19, 2021

Tonight's performance of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has been canceled. The production announced the cancellation less than one hour before the performance was set to begin. 

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Will Bring Back its 'Friday Forty' Tickets Photo HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD Will Bring Back its 'Friday Forty' Tickets
by Stephi Wild - Nov 1, 2021

The Broadway production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has announced the return of the popular ‚ÄúFriday Forty,‚ÄĚ where every Friday at 1:00 PM ET the show will release a limited number of $40 tickets for every performance the following week.

Diane Davis Videos

VIDEO: Newfoundlanders Tell Stories, and Discuss Their Favorite Canadian Things on CH VideoVIDEO: Newfoundlanders Tell Stories, and Discuss Their Favorite Canadian Things on CHECK IN FROM AWAY
by Stage Tube - Jun 30, 2020

A new episode has been released of Mirvish's series, Check in From Away!

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's Autism Friendly Perfo VideoVIDEO: Behind the Scenes of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD's Autism Friendly Performance
by Stage Tube - Apr 25, 2020

On March 1, 2020, TDF presented its first ever Autism Friendly Performance of Harry Potter And The Cursed Child at the Lyric Theatre. James Brown iii took over TDF's Instagram to give fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the cast's excitement, the magic of his transformation into Hagrid, and more.

VIDEO: Annaleigh Ashford, Norbert Leo Butz, John Mulaney, and More Take Part in New S VideoVIDEO: Annaleigh Ashford, Norbert Leo Butz, John Mulaney, and More Take Part in New Song 'The Radius of Love' About Staying Home
by Stage Tube - Apr 13, 2020

A group of Broadway stars took part in 'The Radius of Love (Six Feet In Every Direction)' a song about staying at home and washing your hands by Eli Bolin & Mike Pettry.

VIDEO: Get a Look Backstage at HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD With James Snyder! VideoVIDEO: Get a Look Backstage at HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD With James Snyder!
by Stage Tube - Aug 1, 2019

Broadway's Harry Potter himself, James Snyder, recently gave New York Live a look backstage at the Tony-winning hit play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Get a magical look backstage with this video!

VIDEO: Get a Backstage Look at HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD! VideoVIDEO: Get a Backstage Look at HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD!
by Stage Tube - Jul 1, 2019

Broadway's Harry Potter himself, James Snyder, recently gave Cheddar a look backstage at the Tony-winning hit play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Get a magical look backstage with this video!

BWW TV: Go Behind the Camera at Roundabout's AMY AND THE ORPHANS Photo Shoot with Jam VideoBWW TV: Go Behind the Camera at Roundabout's AMY AND THE ORPHANS Photo Shoot with Jamie Brewer and More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 16, 2017

Roundabout Theatre Company just announced the complete cast of the world-premiere production Amy and the Orphans, by Roundabout Underground alumna Lindsey Ferrentino (Ugly Lies the Bone), with direction by eight-time Tony Award nominee Scott Ellis (She Loves Me, On the Twentieth Century). Below, BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at the cast at the show's official photo shoot!

VIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse VideoVIDEO: APPROPRIATE Comes to Westport Country Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Aug 22, 2017

"Appropriate," the 2014 Obie Award winner for Best New American Play, will be staged at Westport Country Playhouse, from August 15 through September 2. The story of family secrets is written by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant Recipient, and directed by David Kennedy, Playhouse associate artistic director.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from Primary Stages' MODEL APARTMENT
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 15, 2013

Primary Stages (Casey Childs, Founder & Executive Producer;Andrew Leynse, Artistic Director; Elliot Fox, Managing Director), continues their 29th season with a new production of their acclaimed 1995 OBIE Award winner, The Model Apartment, by Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies(Shipwrecked!, Time Stands Still, Dinner with Friends, Sight Unseen). Directed by Evan Cabnet (A Kid Like Jakeat Lincoln Center Theater, The Performers on Broadway), the production will feature Mark Blum (The Assembled Parties and Gore Vidal's The Best Man on Broadway), Diane Davis (Old Acquaintance on Broadway, Regrets Only at MTC), two-time Obie Award-winner Kathryn Grody (The Marriage of Bette & Boo, Top Girls, A Mom's Life), and Hubert Point-Du Jour (Angels in America and The Brother/Sister Plays Off-Broadway). The Model Apartment runs through November 1 at Primary Stagesat 59E59 Theaters. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below!

BWW TV: Kate Shindle in Rehearsal for NYMF's 'BEST OF THE FEST'
by James Sims - Apr 19, 2009

New York Musical Theater Festival will kick off its sixth season with a Gala Celebration of its first five years, called BEST OF THE FEST, on Monday, April 20th at 7 PM at New World Stages (340 West 50th Street, between 8th and 9th Avenues).


Diane Davis Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Diane Davis been in?
Diane Davis has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

How many West End shows has Diane Davis been in?
Diane Davis has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Diane Davis been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Model Apartment and Outstanding Lead Actress in a Play (The Lortels) for The Model Apartment .