Monette McGrathMONETTE MAGRATH (Chelsea, On Golden Pond) is making her Colony Theatre debut. She appeared onstage most recently at South Coast Repertory as Henrietta Leavitt in the world premiere of Silent Sky. Her New York theatre credits include The Seagull, Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean, and Strindberg’s The Stronger.

Her regional theatre credits include the east coast premiere of Stick Fly at McCarter Theatre Center, Book of Days at Arena Stage, the world premiere of The Night Is a Child at Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, Enchanted April at both Cleveland Play House and Arizona Theatre Company, and The Ice-Breaker and The Laramie Project, both for Laguna Playhouse.

Monette has also appeared at Pasadena Playhouse in The Constant Wife, As You Like It, It’s a Wonderful Life, Private Lives, Les Liaisons Dangereuses, and the west coast premieres of Enchanted April, The Night Is a Child, and Mauritius. Her other Los Angeles theatre credits include All My Sons for McCoy/Rigby Entertainment at La Mirada Theatre, The Glass Menagerie for CCAP @ Boston Court, and the world premiere of The Rehearsal at Walt Disney Concert Hall with the LA Philharmonic.

Her television credits include recurring roles on Showtime’s Weeds and UPN’s Redhanded, and a leading role in the pilot Outpost. Her film credits include Garry Marshall’s The Other Sister, Spirit Hunter, Looking for Mr. Miyagi, Two Girls Walk Into a Bar ..., Jake’s Closet, and the upcoming Miss Dial. Monette holds a BFA from New York University, Tisch School of the Arts. 

August, 2011