Kittson O'Neill

I tell stories.

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Actor. Director. Leader.

I’m the Artistic Director of Shakespeare in Clark Park where I have spearheaded a commitment to Radical Community Engagement which includes the people of Philadelphia as integral performers in each summer’s production. Before that I was the Artistic Associate at InterAct where I created and lead the Core Playwrights Residency and before that I was the Literary Manager for New Jersey Repertory Company.

I’m a director. Philadelphia directing credits include KING LEAR (SCP), MOBY DICK (Hedgerow - 2019 Barrymore nomination), COPENHAGEN (Lantern Theatre Company), CORIOLANUS (SCP), UNCLE VANYA (Hedgerow Theater Company), the world premier of A KNEE THAT CAN BEND (Orbiter 3 - Barrymore Nomination), THE WINTER’S TALE (SCP), ON THE VERGE (Hedgerow) and WE CAN ALL AGREE TO PRETEND THIS NEVER HAPPENED (Tiny Dynamite).

I’m an actor. Recently: SWEAT (Philadelphia Theater Company), UNRAVELED (MLB Productions - NYC), HAND TO GOD (Boise Contemporary Theater), INFORMED CONSENT (Lantern), GROUNDED (InterAct, Barrymore Nomination) & OR (Hedgerow). On camera work: THE UPSIDE (with Bryan Cranston & Nicole Kidman), LAW & ORDER: SVU, OUTSIDERS, THOSE WHO KILL, and CRUMPET (in production).

I also wrote a musical MINORS which premiered at The Lantern in 2019.

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Directing

I’m cool

Coriolanus, Shakespeare in Clark Park 2017  Photos by Kyle Cassidy

Coriolanus, Shakespeare in Clark Park 2017

Photos by Kyle Cassidy

Coriolanus

Cool play, lots of folks. Biggest crowds

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Uncle Vanya, Hedgerow Theater  Photo by Wide Eye Studios

Uncle Vanya, Hedgerow Theater

Photo by Wide Eye Studios

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A knee that can bend

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Representation
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Height
6' 1"

Weight
180 lbs

Hair Color
Black

Eye Color
Brown

For all bookings contact Sarah Page at Castings:
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