Megan McDermott

Megan McDermott



Originally from Trenton NJ, Megan is an actress and playwright who values Curiosity, Compassion, and Collaboration.

She is tri-state based–NYC, Philly, and NJ –and has performed with theatres across the region, including: The Wilma Theater, The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, Quintessence Theatre Group, Delaware Theatre Company, Act II Playhouse, Bristol Riverside Theatre, and Pittsburgh Irish and Classical Theatre, and in NYC at The Wild Project, The Gallery Players, and Theatre Row on 42nd Street.

Megan’s playwriting credits include Composing Clara and Stella for Star, which will have its debut as part of The Philadelphia Women’s Theatre Festival in 2022.

Her work is both visceral and poetic; she specializes in farces and style-based period pieces with heightened language. Megan is particularly passionate about plays with strong lead female characters.

Think Tennessee Williams and Oscar Wilde, with Lauren Gunderson, Kate Hamill, and Sarah Ruhl hosting the party!



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