Laurel Devaney (SAGAFTRA/AEA) toured England, Russia, Prague, Budapest and Vienna as an actor and singer and recently made her directorial debut with an all-female King Lear (prod. Jackie Sizemore). Roles include: Spring Pictures: The Floating World at LaMama etc NYC (dir. Miriam Eusebio/Yukio Euno), Deirdre McDavy in Paul Rudnick’s I Hate Hamlet (dir. Kate Splaine) and Persephone in the New England premiere of Suzanne Bradbeer’s Lonestar Grace (dir. Giovanna Sardelli). Film/Television: Raffaele Passerini’s The Nurse (Cannes), Mathilde Dratwa's Almost Anonymous, Ayberk Sak’s Ordinary Day and The Sweet Hitchiker, PBS’s American Experience, Showtime’s Brotherhood, HBO’s Boardwalk Empire, currently Shirley in Roger Omeus’s Finding Me webseries. Member of AEA, SAGAFTRA, ActorCor, Brown Ledge Stock Co, Seaside Shakespeare.