Geraldine Brophy

Gertrude

One of New Zealand’s most renowned and respected actors, Geraldine Brophy’s last play for Auckland Theatre Company was MOLLY SWEENEY in 1997. In 1996, she won the Chapman Tripp Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for TZIGANE. She first appeared on television in the telefeature HOME MOVIE for which she was named Best Actress at the NZ Film & Television Awards in 1998. She became a core cast member of SHORTLAND STREET as receptionist Moira Crombie and was a finalist as Best Actress for the role at the TV Guide NZ Television Awards last year.

Other theatre credits include: ARCADIA (Auckland Theatre Company), ONE FLESH (Downstage) VAMPYRE DANCES (Circa), TZIGANE (Downstage), RICORDI (NZ International Festival of the Arts), DANCING AT LUGHNASA (Auckland Theatre Company), CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, MEDEA, THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL, JOYFUL AND TRIUMPHANT, THE CRUCIBLE, HAMLET, UNCLE VANYA, SAINT JOAN, THE MARCHANT OF VENICE, OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD, THE RECRUITING OFFICER, A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING and WILD HONEY (Court Theatre).