Danielle Davenport is a Brooklyn-based actor and writer from East Orange, NJ who has written two full-length plays, Claudia and Always. Claudia was a semi-finalist for the Eugene O’Neill Center’s 2012 National Playwrights Conference and was included in Columbia University’s New Voices New Play Festival in 2007. Always, as a 10-minute play, was produced for the 2013 Fire This Time Festival, and a reading of the full-length version will be presented as part of the 2014 Fire This Time Festival.
As an actor, Danielle has performed in productions, workshops and readings at theaters including The Public Theater, Playwrights Horizons, New York Theater Workshop, Rattlestick Playwrights Theater, Ensemble Studio Theatre, INTAR, and others. Film and television credits include HBO’s Boardwalk Empire and a number of short films. Danielle is a proud alumna of Barnard College, Columbia University, where she graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Theater and Comparative Literature & Society.