Movement for the Actor II
Ms. Benko recently appeared on Broadway in Ivo Van Hove’s production of The Crucible, after playing Marianne3 in his acclaimed production of Bergman’s Scenes From a Marriage at New York Theatre Workshop.
Other theatre includes: The Cherry Orchard at The Roundabout, Elfriede Jellinek’s solo play Jackie (Lucille Lortel nomination) at the Women’s Project, Toni Morrison’s play Desdemona directed by Peter Sellars (London,Amsterdam, Paris, Berlin,Sydney).Titania in Julie Taymor’s Midsummer Night’s Dream at Theatre For a New Audience, Informed Conent at Primary Stages, Tales From Red Vienna at Manhattan Theatre Club, The Little Foxes at NYTW, Whaddabloodclot!!! at Williamstown Theatre Festival, Marie and Bruce at The New Group, Ten High at Est, Rough Sketch at 59East 59, as well as Irena’s Vow, Top Girls, and Not About Nightingales on Broadway.
She has worked extensively on new play development at The Lark, New Dramatists, Eugene O’Neill Playwrights Conference, and Lincoln Center Directors Lab.
TV and Film credits include Fair Market Value, The Greatest Showman, That Awkward Moment, The Avengers, Lucky Days, Law and Order(s), Brotherhood, Mysteries of Laura, Person of Interest, Blue Bloods, The Good Wife, NCIS New Orleans, Vinly, Turn: Washington Spies, and Flesh and Bone.