DIANE HURLEY has been seen at PRT as Mrs Blazy in FATA MORGANA, Mrs Cutter/Old Hatta in MY ANTONIA, Agnes in A DELICATE BALANCE, Aunt Dorothy/Lea in PRELUDE TO A KISS, Nurse Porter in ORPHEUS DESCENDING, Bella/Elinore in BIG LOVE, Maude/Nanny in TONIGHT AT 8:30, Dominica in THE SWAN, Mrs Otterry in MARY ROSE, Mrs Soleness in THE MASTER BUILDER. She directed the critically acclaimed production of OF MICE AND MEN in 2004 and has been a member of PRT since 1998.
Her other appearances in Los Angeles include Queen Eleanor Of Aquitaine in THE LION IN WINTER directed by Michael Cooper, Rebecca Huntly-Pike at The Odyssey Theater in A CHORUS OF DISAPPROVAL, Sarah Fine in YOU HAVEN’T CHANGED A BIT … AND OTHER LIES at White Fire/ Culver City Theaters.
She performed Louisa Contini in the National Tour of NINE THE MUSICAL directed by Tommy Tune and as Toby in the National Tour of GINGERBREAD LADY starring SHELLY WINTERS.
Her Chicago appearances include Desiree in A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC at The Marriott Lincolnshire Theater, Lilli/Kate in KISS ME KATE at The Marriott Lincolnshire Theater, Rhoda Axelrod in BAGTIME directed by Robert Falls, at Wisdom Bridge/ Water Tower Theaters, MME. Arkadina in THE SAEGULL at The Goodman Theater, Masha in THREE SISTERS at The Goodman Theater, Ramone in A FLEA IN HER EAR at The Goodman Theater, Elizabeth Von Ritter in A FAR COUNTRY at The Goodman Theater.
Her film and television credits include NEVER SAY MACBETH, IN DARK PLACES, OUT OF THESE ROOMS, SOMETHING ELSE, IT’S A MIRACLE, THE JIMMY KIMMEL SHOW, STAR TREK:THE NEXT GENERATION, THE MAN SHOW.
She received The Sarah Siddons Award for actress in Three Sisters, The Artisons Award for actress in THE SAEGULL, The Robby Award for actress in BIG LOVE, nominated for a Josheph Jefferson award for supporting actress in BAGTIME.