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Lisa Emery

 
Bio:
Playwrights: Marvin’s Room, The Monogamist, Marjorie Prime, For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday. Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation, Casa Valentina, The Women, Jackie, Burn This, others. Other Off-Broadway: A Funny Thing Happened… (MCC), A Kind of Alaska (Atlantic), Iron (MTC), and more. ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Playwrights: Marvin’s Room, The Monogamist, Marjorie Prime, For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday. Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation, Casa Valentina, The Women, Jackie, Burn This, others. Other Off-Broadway: A Funny Thing Happened… (MCC), A Kind of Alaska (Atlantic), Iron (MTC), and more. ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons New York Premiere, 2018
Pleasant
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2017
Wendy
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Kitty
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater World Premiere Production, 2016
Marcie
  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Tess
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2014
Eleanor
  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2013
Karen Brown-Canedy
  [Off-Broadway]
SoHo Playhouse Production, 2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Carla
  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2010
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Vera
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Laura
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Miss Mackay
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Susan
  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Charlene
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Fay
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Nicky
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
Nancy Blake
  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Mrs. Prentice
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Karen
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Julia
  [Broadway]
1997
Inga
Betty Fretz
Eunice Kennedy
Howard K. Smith
Janet Bouvier
Zapruder's Secretary
Sotheby's Auctioneer
  [Broadway]
1996
Monica Reed
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Susan Barry
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Flo
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Leeann
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Lee
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Irene Molloy
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Louise
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Mom
  [Broadway]
1988
Cassie Cooper [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1987
Anna Mann [Replacement]
Anna Mann (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
1983
Company
Kate (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Irene Call

Photos

Lisa Emery, Kathleen Chalfant and Daniel Jenkins Photo

Lisa Emery, Kathleen Chalfant and Daniel Jenkins

From: 
Date:
09/11/2017
David Chandler, Daniel Jenkins, Kathleen Chalfant, Lisa Emery & Keith Reddin Photo

David Chandler, Daniel Jenkins, Kathleen Chalfant, Lisa Emery & Keith Reddin

From: 
Date:
08/29/2017

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
Barrow Street Theatricals Off-Broadway Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons New York Premiere, 2018
Pleasant

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Production, 2017
Wendy

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Kitty

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC Theater World Premiere Production, 2016
Marcie

  [Off-Broadway]
Playwrights Horizons Original Off-Broadway Production, 2015
Tess

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Production, 2014
Eleanor

  [Off-Broadway]
Roundabout Theatre Company Production, 2013
Karen Brown-Canedy

  [Off-Broadway]
SoHo Playhouse Production, 2013
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2011
Carla

  [Off-Broadway]
Atlantic Theater Company Production, 2010
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Vera

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Laura

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Miss Mackay

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Susan

  [Off-Broadway]
2005
Charlene

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Fay

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Nicky

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
Nancy Blake

  [Off-Broadway]
2000
Mrs. Prentice

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Karen

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
Julia

  [Broadway]
1997
Inga

Betty Fretz

Eunice Kennedy

Howard K. Smith

Janet Bouvier

Zapruder's Secretary

Sotheby's Auctioneer

  [Broadway]
1996
Monica Reed

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Susan Barry

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Flo

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Leeann

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Lee

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Irene Molloy

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Louise

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Mom

  [Broadway]
1988
Cassie Cooper [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1987
Anna Mann [Replacement]

Anna Mann (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
1983
Company

Kate (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1981
Irene Call

Lisa Emery Biography

Playwrights: Marvin’s Room, The Monogamist, Marjorie Prime, For Peter Pan on her 70th birthday. Broadway: Six Degrees of Separation, Casa Valentina, The Women, Jackie, Burn This, others. Other Off-Broadway: A Funny Thing Happened… (MCC), A Kind of Alaska (Atlantic), Iron (MTC), and more. Recipient: Obie Award. Nominee: Lortel, Drama Desk. Film: Admissions, The Night Listener, Unfaithful. TV: "Louie," "Damages," "Law & Orders," "Jessica Jones" (Netflix). Currently on "Ozark" (Netflix).

Lisa Emery Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Lisa Emery, The Collection & A Kind of Alaska: Two Plays by Harold Pinter
 
The Lortels - 2009 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Lisa Emery, Distracted
 
The Lortels - 2006 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Lisa EmeryAbigail's Party
 
Obie Awards - 2004 - Performance Gold Star
Lisa Emery, Iron
 
The Lortels - 2004 - Outstanding Lead Actress
Lisa Emery, Iron
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Lisa Emery, Marvin's Room

Lisa Emery News

VIDEO: Netflix Debuts OZARK: THE FINAL EPISODES Trailer Photo VIDEO: Netflix Debuts OZARK: THE FINAL EPISODES Trailer
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

Ozark stars Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Jason Bateman, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Laura Linney, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Julia Garner, Jessica Frances Dukes, Lisa Emery, Damian Young, Alfonso Herrera, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Richard Thomas, John Bedford Lloyd, Joseph Sikora, Bruno Bichir, CC Castillo, Katrina Lenk, Bruce Davison, Ali Stroker and Veronica Falc√≥n.

VIDEO: Netflix Drops OZARK: THE FINAL EPISODES Teaser & Release Date Photo VIDEO: Netflix Drops OZARK: THE FINAL EPISODES Teaser & Release Date
by Michael Major - Feb 23, 2022

Ozark stars Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Jason Bateman, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Laura Linney, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Julia Garner, Sofia Hublitz, Damian Young, Alfonso Herrera, Adam Rothenberg, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Richard Thomas, John Bedford Lloyd, Joseph Sikora, Bruno Bichir, CC Castillo, Katrina Lenk, Bruce Davison, Ali Stroker and Veronica Falc√≥n. ¬†

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for OZARK Season Four Part One Photo VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for OZARK Season Four Part One
by Michael Major - Jan 6, 2022

The fourth and final Season of Ozark will premiere in two parts consisting of 7 episodes each. The cast features Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Julia Garner, Sofia Hublitz, Skylar Gaertner, Charlie Tahan, Jessica Frances Dukes, Adam Rothenberg, John Bedford Lloyd, Joseph Sikora, Bruno Bichir, Katrina Lenk, CC Castillo, and Ali Stroker.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases First-Look at OZARK Final Season Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases First-Look at OZARK Final Season
by Michael Major - Nov 17, 2021

Ozark stars Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Jason Bateman, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Laura Linney, Emmy Award¬ģ Winner Julia Garner, Sofia Hublitz, Skylar Gaertner, Charlie Tahan, Katrina Lenk, Bruce Davison, Ali Stroker and Veronica Falc√≥n. Watch a teaser trailer for the first part of the show's fourth and final season now!

VIDEO: Watch a Teaser for the Final Season of OZARK Photo VIDEO: Watch a Teaser for the Final Season of OZARK
by Michael Major - Oct 19, 2021

Netflix has announced the final season of Ozark. The series stars Byrde family’s journey from their normal, suburban Chicago life to their dangerous criminal enterprise in the Ozarks, Missouri. This season will star Jason Bateman, Laura Linney, Julia Garner, Katrina Lenk and Ali Stroker.

OZARK Season Four Adds Tony Award-Winner Ali Stroker Photo OZARK Season Four Adds Tony Award-Winner Ali Stroker
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2021

Tony Award-winner Ali Stroker has signed on for the fourth and final season of the hit Netflix drama Ozark.

Katrina Lenk Will Recur in Season Four of OZARK Photo Katrina Lenk Will Recur in Season Four of OZARK
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 13, 2020

Netflix announced today that Tony-winning actress Katrina Lenk will join the cast of 'Ozark' in a recurring role for season four! 

VIDEO: Watch THE SMELL OF THE KILL on STARS IN THE HOUSE Photo VIDEO: Watch THE SMELL OF THE KILL on STARS IN THE HOUSE
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 30, 2020

Stars in the House continues today (2pm) with Plays In The House: THE SMELL OF THE KILL By Michele Lowe. Starring Krysta Rodriguez, Courtney Reed, Olivia Puckett, Jason SweetTooth Williams. Directed by Adrienne Campbell-Holt. Artistic Director: Jane Abramson. Streaming Director: Hudson Flynn.

OZARK to Return with an Expanded Final Season in Two Parts Photo OZARK to Return with an Expanded Final Season in Two Parts
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 30, 2020

Netflix's award-winning and critically-acclaimed family drama will return for a fourth and final season. The final season will be 14 episodes premiering in two parts, 7-episodes each. The new season will mark the final chapter in the Byrde family's journey from suburban Chicago life to their criminal enterprise in the Ozarks.

Tony Shalhoub‚Äč, John Lithgow, ‚ÄčMarisa Tomei‚Äč & More to be Featured on Theater P Photo Tony Shalhoub‚Äč, John Lithgow, ‚ÄčMarisa Tomei‚Äč & More to be Featured on Theater Podcast PLAYING ON AIR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 3, 2020

a??Theater podcast a??Playing on Air is a??launching its spring season of short audio plays. Every Sunday from April 5 through the end of May, a new short play will arrive, free and instantly accessible, in subscribers' feeds and on Playing on Air's website.

Lisa Emery Videos

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for Season Three of OZARK VideoVIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for Season Three of OZARK
by Stage Tube - Mar 5, 2020

Netflix has released the season three trailer for Ozark. In the third season, it's six months later, the casino is up and running, but Marty and Wendy are fighting for control of the family's destiny. Marty preaches keeping the status quo. Aided by an alliance with Helen and drug cartel leader Omar Navarro, Wendy plots for expansion. But when Wendy's brother Ben comes into town, everyone's lives are thrown into chaos.

VIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's VideoVIDEO: MILES FOR MARY Makes New York Return and Off-Broadway Premiere at Playwright's Horizons
by Stage Tube - Dec 20, 2017

After a smash run last fall, Playwrights Horizons (Tim Sanford, Artistic Director; Leslie Marcus, Managing Director) will present MILES FOR MARY, a new play by The Mad Ones. Directed by Lila Neugebauer, MILES FOR MARY received critical acclaim during its fall 2016 run at The Bushwick Starr. Watch the new trailer below!

VIDEO: First Look - Laura Liney, Jason Bateman Star in Netflix Dark Thriller OZARK
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 12, 2017

Infidelity. Corruption. Entrapment. Murder. When you've run out of options, there's only one place to go... Below, check out the official trailer for the highly-anticipated dark thriller OZARK, starring Jason Bateman and Laura Linney.

VIDEO: Netflix Shares New Holiday Teaser for Upcoming Series OZARK
by Caryn Robbins - Jul 3, 2017

There is no better time to celebrate! Netflix has shared a new holiday teaser for the upcoming series OZARK, starring Jason Bateman and Laura Linney It will be your newest obsession! The series debuts July 21, 2017 on Netflix.

VIDEO: Beth Behrs Talks New Play 'A FUNNY THING HAPPENED' on 'Late Night'
by Caryn Robbins - May 10, 2016

Below, the 2 BROKE GIRLS star talks to Seth Meyers about the new project and proves that she can say the entire name of the show by heart!

STAGE TUBE: MURDER FOR TWO Welcomes CASA VALENTINA to Broadway
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2014

In the video below, the writers of Murder for Two play one of the songs they so totally wrote from the new Broadway hit, Manhattan Theatre Club's Casa Valentina!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of Patrick Page & More in CASA VALENTINA on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 22, 2014

Manhattan Theatre Club's world premiere of CASA VALENTINA, the play by four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello is now in previews for a Wednesday, April 23, 2014 opening on Broadway at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). BroadwayWorld brings you highlights of the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Meet the Cast & Creative Team Behind CASA VALENTINA - Harvey Fierstein, Patrick Page, Gabriel Ebert & More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 16, 2014

CASA VALENTINA, the new play by four-time Tony Award winner Harvey Fierstein, directed by two-time Tony Award winner Joe Mantello, is currently in rehearsals at Manhattan Theatre Club. The limited engagement of Casa Valentina will begin previews on Tuesday, April 1 and open Wednesday, April 23 on Broadway at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre (261 West 47th Street). The company met the press last week, and BWW's own Richard Ridge was on the scene to chat with the cast and crew about the show!

BWW TV: Inside Opening Night of Roundabout's THE UNAVOIDABLE DISAPPEARANCE OF TOM DURNIN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 28, 2013

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the world premiere of The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin by Steven Levenson, directed by Scott Ellis. The cast includesChristopher Denham as 'James Durnin,' Lisa Emery as 'Karen Brown-Canedy',Sarah Goldberg as 'Katie Nicholson,' David Morse as 'Tom Durnin,' and Rich Sommer as 'Chris Wyatt'.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from THE UNAVOIDABLE DISAPPEARANCE OF TOM DURNIN!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 20, 2013

Roundabout Theatre Company presents the world premiere of The Unavoidable Disappearance of Tom Durnin by Steven Levenson, directed by Scott Ellis. The cast will include Christopher Denham as 'James Durnin,' Lisa Emery as 'Karen Brown-Canedy',Sarah Goldberg as 'Katie Nicholson,' David Morse as 'Tom Durnin,' and Rich Sommer as 'Chris Wyatt'. BroadwayWorld highlights of the cast in action below!


Lisa Emery Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Lisa Emery been in?
Lisa Emery has appeared on Broadway in 10 shows.

How many West End shows has Lisa Emery been in?
Lisa Emery has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Lisa Emery been nominated for?
Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Collection & A Kind of Alaska: Two Plays by Harold Pinter , Outstanding Featured Actress (The Lortels) for Distracted , Outstanding Featured Actress (The Lortels) for Abigail's Party , Performance (Obie Awards) for Iron Outstanding Lead Actress (The Lortels) for Iron and Outstanding Featured Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Marvin's Room .

What awards has Lisa Emery won?
Performance (Obie Awards) for Iron.