Brynley Stent

Ophelia

Brynley Stent is an actor, comedian and writer, originally from Christchurch. Graduating from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School in 2013, she quickly established herself in Auckland, working as both a writer and core talent of Three’s Funny Girls and Jono and Ben. You may have seen her in the Basement Theatre Christmas shows Work Do and The Opening Night Before Christmas, or in her own Comedy Festival shows Escape from Gloriavale and Filthy Little Goblin. She has most recently appeared in Shortland Street, 7 Days and Have You Been Paying Attention?, and has been writing for new MediaWorks sitcom Golden Boy. She is a cast member of the long-running, late-night comedy show Snort. This is Brynley’s third show with Auckland Theatre Company, having also performed in  Peer Gynt [recycled] and Six Degrees of Separation.