Nicole Burdette is a playwright and an actress. Ms. Burdette co-founded and named the Naked Angels theater company in 1986, where many of her plays have been produced. The Bluebird Special Came Through Here (directed by Rebecca Miller), Busted (directed by Timothy Hutton), Chelsea Walls (directed by Edwin Sherin) and many others.
Her adaptation of her play Chelsea Walls was made into a film, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in 2001. As an actress Ms. Burdette has worked with directors Robert Redford, Martin Scorsese, David Lynch, Alan Parker, John Patrick Shanley, Kenneth Lonergan, Matthew Broderick, etc. in both theater and film.