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Josh Short

 
Bio:
Josh Short is the Founding Artistic Director of The Wilbury Theatre Group, where his directing credits include; Martin McDonagh’s The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Eugene Ionesco’s Exit the King (w/ Rebecca Noon), Kristoffer Diaz's The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, and the New England premieres ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Josh Short is the Founding Artistic Director of The Wilbury Theatre Group, where his directing credits include; Martin McDonagh’s The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Eugene Ionesco’s Exit the King (w/ Rebecca Noon), Kristoffer Diaz's The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, and the New England premieres ... (read complete bio)

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Josh Short Biography

Josh Short is the Founding Artistic Director of The Wilbury Theatre Group, where his directing credits include; Martin McDonagh’s The Lieutenant of Inishmore, Eugene Ionesco’s Exit the King (w/ Rebecca Noon), Kristoffer Diaz's The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity, and the New England premieres of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson (w/ David Tessier), Lisa D'Amour's Detroit, and Wallace Shawn's adaptation of The Threepenny Opera.

As an actor with the Wilbury Group he appeared in the New England premiere of Rajiv Joseph’s Gruesome Playground Injuries, and the group's inaugural production, Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. Other theatres include; Perishable Theatre (Providence, RI), The Sandra Feinstein-Gamm Theatre (Pawtucket, RI), Elemental Theatre Collective (Providence, RI), The LaJolla Playhouse (San Diego, CA), The Gaslamp Quarter Drama Department (San Diego, CA), The Provincetown Tennessee Williams Theater Festival (Provincetown, MA), and The Providence Black Repertory Company, where he served as Associate Producer from 2008 until their closing in 2010. He lives outside Providence with his wife Christine, and daughters, Raegan and Olivia.




Josh Short News

Review: THE HUMANS at Wilbury Theatre Group Photo Review: THE HUMANS at Wilbury Theatre Group
by Erica Cataldi-Roberts - Nov 20, 2022

What did our critic think of THE HUMANS at Wilbury Theatre Group?

Photos: First Look at the Rhode Island Premiere of THE HUMANS At Wilbury Theatre Grou Photo Photos: First Look at the Rhode Island Premiere of THE HUMANS At Wilbury Theatre Group
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 18, 2022

Get a first look at Wilbury Theatre Group's Rhode Island premiere of Tony-Award winner for Best Play (2016) The Humans by Stephen Karam, directed by Josh Short.  Running through December 11, the production features Jim O’Brien, Jeanine Kane, Rachel Dulude, Jessie March, Dave Rabinow, & Carol Varden. 

Cast Announced For THE HUMANS At Wilbury Theatre Group Photo Cast Announced For THE HUMANS At Wilbury Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group presents the Rhode Island premiere of Tony-Award winner for Best Play (2016) The Humans by Stephen Karam, directed by Josh Short.  Running November 17 – December 11, the production features Jim O'Brien, Jeanine Kane, Rachel Dulude, Jessie March, Dave Rabinow, & Carol Varden. 

Rhode Island Premiere Of THE HUMANS Announced At Wilbury Theatre Group Photo Rhode Island Premiere Of THE HUMANS Announced At Wilbury Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 24, 2022

 Wilbury Theatre Group presents the Rhode Island premiere of Tony-Award winner for Best Play (2016) The Humans by Stephen Karam, directed by Josh Short.

Review: SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE at Wilbury Theatre Group Photo Review: SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE at Wilbury Theatre Group
by John McDaid - Oct 3, 2022

Rose Weaver has impeccable credentials: a highly respected actress, singer, and writer, whose star turn as Aunt Ester in last season's 'Gem of the Ocean' at Trinity was transcendent. Alas, the world premiere of her new play, 'Silhouette of a Silhouette' at the Wilbury aims high, but never quite soars.

Photos: First Look At World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE At Wilbury Theatre Photo Photos: First Look At World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE At Wilbury Theatre Group
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group will present the World Premiere of Silhouette of a Silhouette by Rhode Island icon Rose Weaver and directed by Don Mays - September 30 through October 16. See photos from the production.

Wilbury Theatre Group to Present World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE Startin Photo Wilbury Theatre Group to Present World Premiere Of SILHOUETTE OF A SILHOUETTE Starting This Month
by Blair Ingenthron - Sep 25, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group will present the World Premiere of Silhouette of a Silhouette by Rhode Island icon Rose Weaver and directed by Don Mays - September 30 through October 16.

Wilbury Theatre Group Presents In Collaboration With Afri Productions, The Public's R Photo Wilbury Theatre Group Presents In Collaboration With Afri Productions, The Public's Radio & Brown Arts Institute
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 8, 2022

The Season Two finale of God Talks to An Agnostic – a twelve-part audio drama written, directed and featuring Don Mays – airs on Saturday, September 24 at 3:00pm on The Public's Radio.

Full Schedule & Free Events Announced for FringePVD This Month Photo Full Schedule & Free Events Announced for FringePVD This Month
by Grace Cutler - Jul 7, 2022

The full schedule of events have been announced for FringePVD: The Providence Fringe Festival® presented by The Wilbury Theatre Group in collaboration with WaterFire Providence: July 17 - 30, 2022.

Two World Premieres & More Announced for Wilbury Theatre Group 2022/23 Season Photo Two World Premieres & More Announced for Wilbury Theatre Group 2022/23 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 9, 2022

Wilbury Theatre Group has announced the plays for their upcoming 2022/23 Season.  They include the world premiere of Rose Weaver’s Silhouette of a Silhouette, the world premiere of a new musical by playwright and poet Darcie Dennigan, Off With Their Heads, and more.