has appeared on Broadway and in the National Tour of Blithe Spirit with Angela Lansbury. 

For her performance as Edith the crafty maid, O’Connor was the recipient of a Theatre World Award,

the Dorothy Loudon Broadway Debut Fellowship winner and received an Outer Critics Circle Nomination. 

Susan's film, television and web series work includes: "Law & Order: SVU",  "Orange is the New Black", "Boardwalk Empire",
"Law & Order: CI", DoomsdaysFlying Scissors, Acts of Worship, The Poets,  "Raymond & Lane" and "Wallflowers".

She co-created, co-produced and stars in the web series "Lucy Knows Love" and "Project Beth".

Her theater credits include over twenty world premiere productions Off Broadway and in theaters across the country.


Susan’s awards include: Outstanding Actress AB*IE for Bodega Bay at Abingdon Theatre, NYC Fringe Festival's best actor award for the one-woman show Take,  Innovative Award for the silent concerto, Kevin Kline award nomination for

God of Carnage and a CEA nomination for A Sleeping Country. She was most recently nominated for an

Indie Series Award for Best Supporting Actress in a comedy for the web series, "Wallflowers". 


Susan has studied acting technique with Seth Barrish and Lee Brock at the Barrow Group and with Alan Langdon at

Circle in the Square.  She has trained in improvisation and sketch comedy at the Magnet Theater,

Upright Citizens Brigade, ImprovOlympic West and studied stand-up with Lesley Wolff.


Follow Susan on Twitter @susanloconnor & @lucyknowslove

& on Instagram at susiesuperstar




Susan  Louise  O'Connor

Actress, Susan Louise O'Connor