Last year, the award for Outstanding Actress in a Lead Role went to...Elizabeth Davis! For her role as Emily in An Amethyst Remembrance
presented by Firebone Theatre.
is always inspiring to hear back from a recipient who's career is
taking flight, of course we would like to think our community was onto
this great talent already! This summer Elizabeth played Celemine in the
Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey's production of The Misanthrope
and throughout July she was featured in Lincoln Center's commissioned
"Portraits in Dramatic Time" by visual artist David Michalek which
projected on an 85 ft by 45 ft screen on the front of the David H. Koch
Currently, Elizabeth, who has appeared on New York Stages in such Off and Off-Off-Broadway hits as Once
, The 39 Steps
, The Misanthrope
, is about to open another show, Dally with the Devil
by Victor Cahn at the Beckett Theatre on Theatre Row, directed by Eric Parness.
Just in time for election season, Dally With The Devil
focuses on three women immersed in political intrigue: two officials
from opposing campaigns compete to use a powerful blogger to influence
the outcome of a Senatorial election. As charges escalate, tactics
shift, and the battle swerves in unexpected directions.
Afterwards, Elizabeth will head right back downtown to New York Theatre Workshop to reprise her role as Reza in Once!
, the same show that she workshopped at Harvard's ART. Once
is based on the movie "Falling Slowly" and also features Elizabeth on
the violin throughout the show! The New York Theatre Workshop's
production is directed by John Tiffany.Dally With The Devil
, runs through October 8, 2011 at the Beckett Theatre. For more information visit www.DallyWithTheDevil.com