Biography

Myrna Davonne is a New York City-based actress and voice-over artist who earned her MFA in Acting from the Actors Studio Drama School.

Born in Brussels, Belgium to French-Lebanese and Italian parents, she was raised in Europe, between France and Belgium. She completed her high school education in Brussels, while pursuing acting by being part of the school production. She has strong ties with Belgium, France, and Lebanon.

She came to America for college, where she earned a BA in Theater from Connecticut College, after which she went on to study at the Stella Adler Studio of Acting Conservatory and spent a summer training at Cours Florent in Paris, France. Once this training was completed, one of her dreams came true. She got accepted into the Actors Studio Drama School.

She spent the summer of 2019 in Paris where she was in a production of Cold Room for Vertigo, and she was thrilled to star in a first long feature film in New York City, Palisha&RB. She also performed in her own play, No Friends which was produced in New York

She was delighted to join the New York Theatre Salon, Global Forms Theater, and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater several times for festivals and creative projects.

Growing up speaking French, Italian, and Lebanese, she thrives to honor the work both in America and in Europe.
Myrna also does voice-over work in French, Italian and English.

Myrna is a huge fan of Krav Maga, which she practices in her free time and has MC’d numerous galas and fundraisers such as Action Against Hunger, FIAF (French Alliance), and Focus on French Cinema.

Theatre

Bad Tidings

Mariette

T.E.AM. Theater

Dog Sees God 

CB’s Sister 

The Actors Studio Repertory Theater 

The Clean House  

Virginia 

The Actors Studio 

No Friends 

Sarah

T.E.A.M Theater 

The Park

Flight attendant, Mother

Dog’s Breakfast

Diretor: Brian Rhinehart

Cold Room for Vertigo (Chambre Froide pour Un Vertige)

Lia, Vivianne

Companie Ereme

Theatre Albatros, Paris, France

Perspective *

Ensemble Member

Actors Studio Drama School

Bitter Herbs and Daughters **

Anna

Actors Studio Drama School

Antigone

Tiresias

Stella Adler Studio of Acting

Three Sisters

Masha

Stella Adler Studio of Acting

Fefu and Her Friends

Sue

Stella Adler Studio of Acting

Director: John Gold Rubin

* Devised piece   |  ** Staged Reading

Film

The Little Dog Laughed

Lead

Dir: Marialana Ardolino

Hope, Wisdom and Faith 

Lead

Dir: Myrna Davonne

New York Theater Salon, Global Forms Theater and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

Each Language is a Country 

Lead

Dir: Carlos Chahine

New York Theater Salon, Global Forms Theater, and Rattlestick Playwrights Theater

Palisha & RB 

Lead

Dir: Debbra Liverman

1-800 Security 

Supporting 

Dir: Britney Ngaw

Media

MFA Acting – Actors Studio Drama School  

BA TheaterConnecticut College

Acting:  Susan Aston, Jacqueline Knapp, Jacqueline Jacobus

Movement: Michael Billingsley, Kate Taney Billingsley 

Stage Combat: Michael Chin, Steven White 

Devising: Brian Rhinehart

Voice and Speech: Corinna May, Robert Serrell, Craig Bacon

Neutral American Speech: Matthew Dudley

  • French (fluent)
  • Italian (fluent)
  • Lebanese (fluent) 
  • Stage Combat
  • Devising 
  • Krav Maga

MFA Acting – Actors Studio Drama School  

BA TheaterConnecticut College

Acting:  Susan Aston, Jacqueline Knapp, Jacqueline Jacobus

Movement: Michael Billingsley, Kate Taney Billingsley 

Stage Combat: Michael Chin, Steven White 

Devising: Brian Rhinehart

Voice and Speech: Corinna May, Robert Serrell, Craig Bacon

Neutral American Speech: Matthew Dudley

  • French (fluent)
  • Lebanese Arabic (fluent)
  • Italian (fluent)
  • Stage Combat
  • Devising 
  • Krav Maga

Contact

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