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Joan Schirle

 
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Stage Credits

  [Regional (US)]
Regional Revival, 1986
Mrs. Mildred Binky/Louise Whitemars/The Old One/Dr. Greyface/Accordian Player
Swell Sister
Hunter

Writing

Bookwriter






Joan Schirle News

Placer Repertory Theater to Present ColLABoration LAB Photo Placer Repertory Theater to Present ColLABoration LAB
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 12, 2022

‚ÄčPlacer Repertory Theater‚Äôs ColLABoration LAB this June 22nd at 7 p.m. will bring ‚ÄúPrismatic Views‚ÄĚ into focus by examining the myriad facets of self-identification and how they impact our works, roles, aspects, and mindsets.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; THE PARTY HOP Leads Best Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; THE PARTY HOP Leads Best Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; Lime Arts Productions' T Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; Lime Arts Productions' THE PARTY HOP Leads Best Play!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; First Stats Announced! Photo Vote For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards; First Stats Announced!
by BWW - Dec 6, 2021

Our readers set the nominees, and now voting is open for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Sacramento Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

BWW Interview: Playwright Peter Coy On Building His House In The Country and Other Pl Photo BWW Interview: Playwright Peter Coy On Building His House In The Country and Other Plays
by Gil Kaan - Jul 8, 2021

Prolific playwright Peter Coy has recently published his latest collection of his plays A House In The Country and Other Plays.  I had the chance to pick deeply into Peter’s brain on his works and past schooling.

GOING DOWN IN FLAMES Runs May 30-June 9 at Headwaters Theatre Photo GOING DOWN IN FLAMES Runs May 30-June 9 at Headwaters Theatre
by Stephi Wild - May 21, 2019

Based on a true story, the world premiere of Going Down in Flames by Danny Mankin runs May 30-June 9 at Headwaters Theatre and is directed by Angela Van Epps. Joan Schirle, award-winning actor, playwright, director, deviser and teacher, and the founding artistic director of Dell'Arte International in Blue Lake, CA., will play Joan Mankin and Mankin's legendary clown character, Queenie Moon.

OPERA America Awards $100,000 In Discovery Grants For Female Composers Photo OPERA America Awards $100,000 In Discovery Grants For Female Composers
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 1, 2019

OPERA America, the national service organization for opera and the nation's leading champion for American opera, is pleased to announce the 2019 recipients of Discovery Grants from the Opera Grants for Female Composers program, which is made possible through the generosity of the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.

GOING DOWN IN FLAMES Comes to Headwaters Theatre Photo GOING DOWN IN FLAMES Comes to Headwaters Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 24, 2019

Based on a true story, the world premiere of Going Down in Flames by Danny Mankin runs May 30-June 9 at Headwaters Theatre and is directed by Angela Van Epps. Joan Schirle, actor, playwright, director, deviser and teacher, and the founding artistic director of Dell'Arte International in Blue Lake, CA., will play Joan Mankin and her legendary clown character, Queenie Moon.

TEMPTING FATE Comes to Little Boxes Theatre Photo TEMPTING FATE Comes to Little Boxes Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Mar 21, 2019

Antic in a Drain (Artistic Director, Ross Travis) proudly presents its world premiere production of Tempting Fate, a satirical sideshow entertainment reflecting the house of mirrors called climate change. Balk at the science, bemoan the social impacts, and scream in horror at the political divide. You'll find yourself laughing at the grotesque hyperbole, and the fantastically fecund characters bedecked in disdain and hubris. See Mother Earth talk trash to those who bite her tit while suckling her life-giving abundance.

WaterTower Theatre Announces Casting and Creative Details for NATIVE GARDENS
by A.A. Cristi - May 2, 2017

WaterTower Theatre Artistic Director Joanie Schultz today announced casting and creative team details for the Regional Premiere of Karen Zacarias' Native Gardens, directed by David Lozano. Native Gardens will run June 2-25, 2017, in the Canterbury Family Main Stage at the Addison Theatre Centre. The cast features Stephanie Cleghorn Jasso as Tania Del Valle, Ivan Jasso as Pablo Del Valle, Lois Sonnier Hart as Virginia Butley, and John S. Davies as Frank Butley.

Joan Schirle Videos

STAGE TUBE: I AM THEATRE Project - Joan Schirle
by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 10, 2011

BroadwayWorld.com is excited to share a weekly series developed by the Theatre Communications Group! This week artistic director Joan Schirle shares pivotal moments in her theatre career and why the arts matter to her!


Joan Schirle Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Joan Schirle written?
Joan Schirle has written 1 shows including Whiteman Meets Bigfoot (Bookwriter).