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"From Silence" Staged Readings
Shannon Harrington in From Silence
Shannon was thrilled to be asked to reprise her role as "Young Esther" in Anne Marilyn Lucas' play From Silence, this time in staged readings at the Jewish Heritage Museum in New York City. Pictured on left: Audrey Heffernan Myer, Shannon, Caroline Aaron, and Anne Bates. Pictured on right: Shannon with her Director, Arin Arbus and the writer of the play, Anne Marilyn Lucas.

Verizon Fios National Commercial

This is the 30-second version of Shannon's latest national commercial for Verizon Fios. Click here to see the 60-second version.

Theater Masters "Take Ten" Festival
Shannon played "Zella" in "No More Monsters" as part of Theater Master's TAKE TEN MFA Playwrights Festival .
Read about it here.

Women Without Men
(5 Drama Desk, 2 Lucille Lortel, and 1 Off-Broadway Alliance awards nominations)
Shannon Harrington as Scout in To Kill A Mockingbird
Making her Off-Broadway debut in the winter of 2016, Shannon was honored to work with a female director (Jenn Thompson) and an all-female cast to bring Hazel Ellis' lost play - Women Without Men - back to life. Ms. Ellis wrote the play in the 1930s, and it had only one production at the famous Gate Theatre in Dublin, until the Mint Theater's Artistic Director Jonathan Bank discovered it and decided to produce it here in America for the first time. Shannon was very happy to be part of such an amazing cast of actresses, and to perform on the City Center II stage. The show received Lucille Lortel Award nominations for "Best Revival" and "Best Costumes", and an Off-Broadway Alliance Award nomination for "Best Revival".


Once 'Round The Circle
Shannon Harrington in Once 'Round The Circle
Shannon was cast to originate the role of Dolly Mackenzie in Shanan Estreicher's new musical in development Once 'Round The Circle
. The musical is about 3 sisters at the turn of the century stranded, alone, in their house during a snow storm, trying to work out tensions between them due to a family tragedy. Shannon's real-life sister, Brigid, was also cast to play sister Charlotte, and Cheryl Ann McCullagh played eldest sister Emily. They workshopped the show for a week, and then recorded a 3-song demo at the famous Avatar studios, and also shot a promotional video. Shortly after that, the show was selected to be part of the Emerging Artists Theater's "New Works" series with a developmental production in March of 2016.

Click here to watch the video, or here to listen to the demo.

Click here to read about the show on

Listen to the demo on the composer's website

View the promotional video on YouTube.

Shannon Harrington as Scout in To Kill A Mockingbird
To Kill A Mockingbird
Shannon was thrilled to play one of the most significant and challenging roles any young actress would be honored to play...the iconic "Scout" in To Kill A Mockingbird at Queens Theatre in Queens, NY with a superb cast and crew led by Director Rob Urbinati. The production was adapted for the stage by Christopher Sergel and is based on the novel by Harper Lee. Shannon is pictured here (Dominick Totino, photo) with Ezra Barnes who played Atticus Finch.

Read Broadwayworld's story announcing the cast.

Watch Shannon being interviewed on News 4 NY .

Read story in The Asbury Park Press

Read the wonderful review from the Queens Ledger.

Watch Shannon in the PIX11 featured segment.

Read local story from the SandPaper

QNS's coverage of the play.

Shannon appeared on NBC 4 NY News to promote Queens Theatre's (Queens, NY) production of To Kill A Mockingbird

Shannon starred in a rockin' commercial for her favorite snack - Quaker Oats Chewy Bars!

Shannon and her sister Brigid recorded the demo and promotional video for the new musical in development - Once 'Round The Circle

Shannon and castmates from To Kill A Mockingbird at Queens Theatre were featured in this promotional segment on PIX11.
Also at Playwright's Horizons, Shannon sang a crawd-pleasing rendition of Train's "Shake Up Christmas"

Shannon and her sister Brigid sang a duet at Playwrights Horizons, NYC at a Broadway benefit for Huntington's Disease

Look for Shannon on Momsters: When Moms Go Bad hosted by Roseanne Barr - airing 12/18
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