Podcast: Kittson O’Neill or, Aphra Behn

Koneill14Kittson O’Neill is a Philadelphia based actor, director and dramaturg.  She was last seen on stage in Arcadia at The Lantern.  Her most recent directing credits include The Winters Tale for Shakespeare in Clark Park, Three Christs of Manhattan for InterAct (co-directed with Seth Rozin) and On the Verge for Hedgerow.  Other favorite Philly performances include: The Body Lautrec(Cromie and Tuomanen), New Jerusalem (The Lantern), Down Past Passyunk (InterAct), Behind the Eye (Gas & Electric), The Pride of Parnell Street (Act 2), Lidless (Interact), and The Early Bird (Inis Nua).  In NYC: You Are Dead You Are Here (HERE Arts), The Darker Face of the Earth (TWAS Productions).  And Regionally:Eggs (People’s Light & Theater), Maggie Rose, An Unhappy Woman & October 1962 (New Jersey Repertory), Jigsaw Nation (The Playwrights Center, South Coast Repertory, Curious Theater).  She has worked as a dramaturg for both Playpenn and The Kennedy Center.  She is the Artistic Associate of Interact Theater Company,  a graduate of The Shakespeare Lab and the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s internship program. Up next she is directing A Knee That Can Bend , a world premier by Emma Goidel, for Orbiter 3 and reviving her performance in Being Norwegian for A PLAY, A PIE AND A PINT!