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Deirdre O'Connell Biography

 
Bio:
Recent stage: By the Water (MTC/Lortel nomination), The Way West (Labyrinth Theater Company, Steppenwolf Theatre), Little Children Dream of God (Roundabout Theatre Company), Scarcity (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater), The Vandal (The Flea), Magic/Bird (Broadway), Circle Mirror Transformation ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Recent stage: By the Water (MTC/Lortel nomination), The Way West (Labyrinth Theater Company, Steppenwolf Theatre), Little Children Dream of God (Roundabout Theatre Company), Scarcity (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater), The Vandal (The Flea), Magic/Bird (Broadway), Circle Mirror Transformation ... (read complete bio)

Recent stage: By the Water (MTC/Lortel nomination), The Way West (Labyrinth Theater Company, Steppenwolf Theatre), Little Children Dream of God (Roundabout Theatre Company), Scarcity (Rattlestick Playwrights Theater), The Vandal (The Flea), Magic/Bird (Broadway), Circle Mirror Transformation (Playwrights Horizons, Obie and Drama Desk awards), In the Wake (The Public Theater, Los Angeles Ovation Award, The Richard Seff Actor's Equity Award, Lortel nomination). Film: The Boy Downstairs; Gabriel; In the Radiant City; Synecdoche, NY; Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind; Fearless. TV: "The Path" (two seasons), recurring on "Nurse Jackie" and "The Affair." Deirdre has been honored with an Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Performance and a Lilly Award.

Deirdre O'Connell Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Solo Performance
Deirdre O'Connell, Dana H
 
Drama League Awards - 2020 - Distinguished Performance Award
Deirdre O'Connell, Dana H
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2020 - Outstanding Solo Performance Gold Star
Deirdre O'Connell, Dana H.
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Deirdre O'Connell, Fulfillment Center
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Deirdre O'Connell, Fulfillment Center
 
The Lortels - 2015 - Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play
Deirdre O'Connell, By the Water
 
The Lortels - 2011 - Outstanding Featured Actress
Deirdre O'Connell, In the Wake
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1990 - Outstanding Featured Actress - Play
Deirdre O'Connell, Love and Anger