Joyce O'Connor

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Joyce O'Connor

Joyce O'Connor was a professional actress on Broadway, off-Broadway, and television in New York City when her son was diagnosed with autism. She holds an MFA in theater and has been involved in the Signature Theater since its inception. She lives in New York City with her husband and daughter and is currently completing a memoir of essays. Her son, Henry, works at the American Museum of Natural History, performs in community musical theater, has a girlfriend, and lives independently.