Dani Martineck is a New York-based non-binary actor, writer, and scientist. Their recent credits include Spicy Witch Productions' repertory season of Life Is But a Dream and world premiere Merrily, Merrily and the romantic comedy Potion Masters opposite Pearl Rhein.
Dani's short plays have been read and performed at Cherry Lane Theatre, Under St. Marks Theatre, Jimmy's No. 43, and Primary Stages Studios. Their new play Cathay recently toured adult literacy centers in New York with Urban Stages Outreach Program, and an excerpt of a new play in progress—Our Love Is—was performed in New York Shakespeare Exchange's Shakespeare for Everyone Festival with an entirely trans and gender nonconforming cast in May 2018.
When not acting and writing, Dani manages a cognitive behavioral neuroscience lab at Baruch College and works as a literary consultant with Parity Productions.