Dayna S. Fries

Dayna S. Fries (Stage Manager) is a Column Award nominated actor, prop designer, stage manager, wife and the department assistant for the Brookhaven College Theatre Department.


Her prop designs in 2019 for Garland Summer Musicals, Resolute Theatre Project, Theatre Brookhaven and Pegasus Theatre include Mamma Mia, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, The Dining Room, The Few, Broadway or Bust, A...My Name is Alice, The Shadow Box, Completely Hollywood and the upcoming productions of Spring Awakening, A Night of One Acts and Pegasus Theatre’s famous annual Black and White show, right here at The Eisemann Center.

Acting credits include two turns as Lady Macbeth in Macbeth, Blanche Dubois in A Streetcar Named Desire, and a starring role in Jubilee Theatre’s critically acclaimed, recent production of Obama-ology. Other acting credits include The Triangle Factory Fire Project, De Donde, In Love and Warcraft, A Few Good Men, Is He Dead, Deathtrap, Almost Maine, Wait. Aren’t They Dead, Ordinary People, The Trip to Bountiful, Boy Gets Girl, Death on Delivery, Stall Tactics, Steel Magnolias, Liz Estrada, 8, Two On the Aisle Three in a Van, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, Widgets, Interior: Panic, The Shadow Box, The Dining Room, Prelude To a Kiss, The Vagina Monologues and The Laramie Project.

She gives eternal gratitude to The Michaels, Darise E., Lisa D., her rock star husband Brian and The Spectacular Follies for accepting her into their hearts and family.