December 3, 2018

I will be reading the role of Ella in Halley Feiffer's I'm Gonna Pray for You so Hard at Cape May Stages in Cape May, NJ

July 16, 2018

I will be performing in The Toe Incident by Kathrine Gleason. A one-act with movement as part of the LGBTQ's Hot Festival at Dixon Place 7:30

May 31 - June 24, 2018

I will be performing in Life Among the Aryans. A political satire and world premiere by Ishmael Reed at The Nuyorican Poet Cafe. I will be playing White Barbara and a Newscaster.

May 14, 2018

Some other actors will be reading from my new script entitled Behind Closed Doors at InViolet's Second Monday Social. Downstairs at District Social at 7

March 2018

True Review launches. A dramatic re-enactment of some of the most hilarious online reviews. I am in Episode 4 playing a thieving bartender.

February 6, 2018

Michelle David will be reading How to Find a Husband in 37 Years or Longer by Me at ESPA @ Primary Stages. First Full Workshop Reading!!

January 23, 2018

Another Solo Train, hosted by Judy Gold at the Laurie Beechman Theatre. I'll be reading the section "Latin Lover" from my solo show.

September 29, 30 & October 1, 2017

I play Margo in Goldfish in Up to Date (a play) at the Roebuck Studio Theatre

September 23, 2017

Life, Coached is screening in the South Dakota Film Festival at 2:30

July 16 & 17, 2017

I am playing Emma, the older sister getting drunk at the little sister's baby shower in the new web series, Rent Control. Written by CT Marie.

July, 2017

JJ is now represented by Thompson Talent Managment: 917-828-3802

July 7, 2017

Callback for a feature film, The Faithful

June 10, 2017

I'm in a reading of Carol Hollenbeck's Hometown Premiere at The Ritz Theatre in Newburgh, New York @7:30 pm

May 25, 2017

The Bookman Opens, Written by Mike Schraeder, Directed by Kevin Thompson.
I play the Christian,non-fiction,inspirational book author Jocelyn Pickleberry.
@ Under St Marks Theatre

May 5, 2017

I am interviewed For InViolet's InFocus.
Read the interview.

April 29, 2017

Life, Coached is screening in the LA Web Fest at Sony Pictures Studios at 3pm: 7 award nominations and 1 win!

April 23, 2017

Life, Coached is screening in the Manhattan Film Festival at 9:00 pm

April 19, 2017

Red carpet interview at the press party for the Manhattan Film Festival.

April 4, 2017

Shooting an episode of True Review, reenactments of real life Yelp Reviews, playing a thieving bartender. Created and Directed by Cody Boccia.

March 20, 2017

Will be playing "Jenny" in Joe Mancuso's Bike Lane, also part of InViolet's night of short plays. Directed by Otoja Abit.

March 20, 2017

JJ wrote the short play, [yoo-kerd], that will be performed by Andrew Blaire, Dan Domingues and Shetal Shah. Directed by Robe Hille at Brother Jimmy's as part of The Post-it Plays and InViolet's One Night Stand.

March 20, 2017

InViolet Theatre Company's "One Night Stand" at Brother Jimmy's: The Post-It Plays, a night of short plays inspired by the post-it wall in Union Square that grew and grew in response to the election.

November 20, 2016

JJ is in a Reading of Karina Richardson's new play Scrooge and Her Ghosts at ESPA at Primary Stages @ 4pm - $10 suggested donation

October 29th, 2016

Life, Coached wins the Award of Excellence in the IndieFest Film Festival

October 23rd, 2016

Life, Coached is screening at LAFemme Film Festival and Wins for Best Web Series

October 8th, 2016

Life, Coached is screening at the Brooklyn Web Fest and wins for Best Supporting Actor (Adam Griffith)

September 2016

Is playing, Sophie, a bartender/dancer in Elsinore County's The Title Should Be Spoken Out Loud Around Three-Quarters In, in the DreamUp Festival at Theatre for the New City. Written and Directed by Anthony Raymond. 9/12, 9/13, 9/14, 9/16 @ 9pm and 9/17 @8
Tickets available at

August 16, 2016

Life, Coached is being screened, at Boilermaker @8 (1st and 1st)

August 11-15, 2016

Going on InViolet Theatre Company's 10th annual work-in-progress retreat.

July 22, 2016

J.J. is now represented by Albert Bramante at Emerging Talent Agency!!

July 17, 2016

Got a Callback for a play: Null and Void by Charles Gershman.

May 9, 7:00pm

I'm reading a new excerpt from My solo show, How to Find a Husband in 37 Years or Longer at InViolet's Theater Company's Second Monday Social. This section is called Fucking Another Girl. It's Downstairs at District Social (252 West 37th Street)

May 9, 2016

Got a Callback for My Big Gay Italian Midlife Crisis by Anthony J. Wilkinson

April 11, 2016

Is playing Mary, who is playing sex games with her husband, Will, in InViolet Theatre Company's One Night Stand: Marry/Fuck/Kill. @8 at Brother Jimmy's, 31st and Lex.

April 2016

Shooting the pilot episode of Life, Coached. Written by Joseph Mancuso. Directed by Chloe Lenihan. J.J. is playing Alyssa, a quirky recurring character. #lifecoachedseries

March 28, 2016

Is in a Reading of a new play by Martyna Majok, Cost of Living, at New York Theatre Workshop.

February 26, 2016

Is called back for Sex With Strangers at Cape May Stages!!

February 8, 2016

Is reading an excerpt from her solo show, How to Find a Husband in 37 Years or Longer, In ESPA's 3rd SoloTrain @6:00 The Laurie Beechman Theatre at the West Bank Café, Hosted by Judy Gold. This section is titled Amanda Nixon.

January 16-18, 2016

Is playing the "tattooed girl" in an episode of Strange City, a new web series.

December 29, 2015

Is playing, Gina, a drunk bride at her own wedding reception, in MonoYuleLogs at ESPA's Detention. @7:00 Jimmy's No.43

November 12, 2015

Auditioned for the new Anne Washburn play at Playwrights Horizons, Antlia Pneumatica, with Ken Rus Schmoll directing.

September, 2015

JJ Pyle and Ivy Eisenberg co-founded Solo Heroes, A Solo Group workshopping Solo Theatre. Mentored by Judy Gold. First 2 shows at The West End Lounge, October 11 at 4pm & October 27 at 7:30pm.

September 28 & October 15, 2015

JJ is reading the Narration and the Ghost of Norma Jean in Hometown Premiere by Carol Hollenbeck and directed by Andrea Andresakis with The Telling Company.

September 14, 2015

JJ is table reading one of the girls in Yeah, I Met This Girl, A new play by Antony Raymond.

August, 2015

Time’s Scream and Hurry by Paul Hoan Zeidler, GETS PUBLISHED! JJ originated the role of “Matchgirl” on both coasts. Elephant Lab in LA and The Cherry Lane in NYC

July 28, 2015

JJ will be doing a table read of Larry Dial’s new play DannyKrisDonnaVeronica, an ESPA Drills selection. She is reading Veronica.

July 28, 2015

JJ will be reading the stage directions in a reading of a new play written by Kiara Pipino and directed by Kent Nicholson at Playwrights Horizons.

April 26, 2015

JJ will be playing Lynette, invited by ESPA, in the Back Room Benefit for Jimmy’s 43. The building sustained considerable damages from the tragic building collapse and fire on 2nd Ave.

February 5, 2015

JJ will be performing in ESPA at Primary Stages 26th "Detention" at Jimmy's #43. Two shows, at 7 and at 9. She will be playing a troubled teacher... or maybe it's a teacher who's in trouble, in Pedagogy, written by Joe Scasi. Directed by Tracy Francis.

February 4, 2015

JJ will be reading the 3rd except from her solo show, this episode titled, One Night Stand, at Solo Train. Hosted by Judy Gold at The Laurie Beechman Theatre.

August 16 & 17, 2014

J.J. will be doing a Greek Mythology Workshop/Showcase at Playwrights Horizons, Directed by Kiara Pipino.

July 14, 2014

J.J. will be doing a reading of Biolife, a play by Cecilia Copeland at The Chain Theatre.

June 2014

J.J. is playing Porsche Chevrolet, Bruce's power-hungry, (has-been) actress wife in Julio! A satire full of ambition, lust, and fame in which Shakespeare meets Entourage.

Presented by Antony Raymond, Daniel Neiden and their Elsinore County.

March 26, 2014

J.J. will be reading the 2nd excerpt from her solo show, How to find a Husband in 37 Years or Longer, at the American Theatre of Actors Building, 3rd Floor. 7pm. Hosted by Gretchen Cryer.

January 25, 2014

J.J. will be reading the role of Amber in the screenplay by Ric Klass, Señorita Rosa's Dream Salon, at the Players Theatre with NYASPE.

January 20, 2014

J.J. will be reading the first excerpt from her one woman show at The Laurie Beechman Theatre at the West Bank Cafe. Hosted by Judy Gold.

January 2014

J.J. is "playing" Mary, a crazy actress in:

Lustyness; a Play about this Guy Named Lou
A dark comedy by Antony Raymond
Under St.Marks Theatre
January 3-12
tickets available at

October 28, 2013

J.J. is playing Maddy in a reading of Slipping on Black Ice by Kara Rosella at The Actors Studio's Playwrights/Directors Workshop. Directed by Colleen Britt.

September 18, 2013

J.J. is playing Violet in a reading of Laura Faye Lewis's screenplay, The Empty-Handed Painter.

August 2013

J.J. is playing Meteorologist Bobbie, as well as, 5 other characters in Strange Rain, a play in the NY International Fringe Festival at the Lynn Redgrave Theatre. Written by Lynda Crawford. Directed by Simone Federman. A noir journey of conspiracy and weather manipulation, Strange Rain, was awarded the Playwrighting Excellence Award of this year's festival

June-July 2013

J.J. is playing the crazy slut, Ophelia, in Elsinore County at Theatre Row's The Lion Theatre this summer. Written and Directed by Antony Raymond.

Spoiled hipsters and desperate housewives reside in Elsinore County, a mash-up comedy that pairs Shakespeare's Hamlet with an Aaron Spelling twist.

March 21, 2013

J.J. is playing Kallie in a reading of Kallie Stuart D' Ver's new script, presented by The Episcopal Actors' Guild. Kallie is the recipient of the Thomas Barbour Memorial Playwright's Award