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Joy Jones

 
Bio:
Joy hails from Washington, DC, and is a 2010 graduate of The Professional Actor Training Program at UNC-Chapel Hill/PlayMakers Repertory Company. Joy’s notable theater credits include: Mary T. & Lizzy K (Arena Stage), Ruined (The Denver Center), Invisible Man (Studio Theater /Huntington ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Joy hails from Washington, DC, and is a 2010 graduate of The Professional Actor Training Program at UNC-Chapel Hill/PlayMakers Repertory Company. Joy’s notable theater credits include: Mary T. & Lizzy K (Arena Stage), Ruined (The Denver Center), Invisible Man (Studio Theater /Huntington ... (read complete bio)
 

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Joy Jones, Helen Hedman and Billie Krishawn Photo

Joy Jones, Helen Hedman and Billie Krishawn

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03/08/2021
Jamie Smithson, Stan Kang, Helen Hedman, Joy Jones, Matthew Castleman, Billie Krishaw Photo

Jamie Smithson, Stan Kang, Helen Hedman, Joy Jones, Matthew Castleman, Billie Krishawn, Frank Britton*, Steven Carpenter, Scott McCormick

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Joy Jones, Steven Carpenter and Matthew Castleman Photo

Joy Jones, Steven Carpenter and Matthew Castleman

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03/08/2021
Chris Herbie Holland, Dane Figueroa Edidi, David Emerson Toney, director Tazewell Tho Photo

Chris Herbie Holland, Dane Figueroa Edidi, David Emerson Toney, director Tazewell Thompson, Joy Jones, Michael Anthony Williams and Michael Zachary Tunstill

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03/03/2020
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Dane Figueroa Edidi, Chris Herbie Holland, Michael Zachary Tunstill, Michael Anthony Williams, Roz White, Joy Jones and David Emerson Toney

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Joy Jones Biography

Joy hails from Washington, DC, and is a 2010 graduate of The Professional Actor Training Program at UNC-Chapel Hill/PlayMakers Repertory Company.

Joy’s notable theater credits include: Mary T. & Lizzy K (Arena Stage), Ruined (The Denver Center), Invisible Man (Studio Theater /Huntington Theater), Young Lady from Rwanda and Romeo & Juliet (PlayMakers Repertory), and workshops at the Public Theater and Playwrights Horizons.

In 2013, Joy received a Helen Hayes Award for Best Ensemble for her work in Invisible Man.

Joy's on-camera notables are the webseries The Broken Continent and PBS documentaries The Shakespeare Sessions and Tantalus: Behind The Mask.




Joy Jones News

VIDEO: George Salazar & More Perform Reimagined 'Flesh Failures/Let The Sunshine' Fro Photo VIDEO: George Salazar & More Perform Reimagined 'Flesh Failures/Let The Sunshine' From HAIR
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 31, 2022

Acclaimed digital Broadway creators Michael Korte & Bryson Camper are back with a new, soul-shaking reimagining of 'Flesh Failures/Let The Sunshine' from the show HAIR. 

VIDEO: Get A First Look At THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT At Signature Theatre Photo VIDEO: Get A First Look At THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT At Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - May 18, 2022

We've got a first look at Signature Theatre's The Upstairs Department, a play by Chelsea Marcantel (Airness, Everything is Wonderful), which plays in Signature's ARK Theatre for live performances now through June 12, 2022.

BWW Review: THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT at Signature Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT at Signature Theatre
by Rachael F. Goldberg - May 6, 2022

While ostensibly about grief and how we see the world, 'The Upstairs Department' is really more about the central sibling relationship, about how two people can drift apart and find their way back to each other along their journeys to better understand themselves.

Cast & Creative Team Announced For THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT at Signature Theatre Photo Cast & Creative Team Announced For THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT at Signature Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2022

Signature Theatre announces the cast and creative team for the world premiere production of The Upstairs Department, a play by Chelsea Marcantel (Airness, Everything is Wonderful), which will play in Signature's ARK Theatre for live performances from April 26 – June 12, 2022.

VIDEO: Peacock Shares BEL-AIR Teaser Trailer Photo VIDEO: Peacock Shares BEL-AIR Teaser Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 26, 2022

Set in modern-day America, Bel-Air is a serialized one-hour dramatic analogue of the 90's sitcom 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' that leans into the original premise: Will's complicated journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to the gated mansions of Bel-Air. Watch the new teaser now!

VIDEO: Peacock Shares BEL-AIR Official Trailer Photo VIDEO: Peacock Shares BEL-AIR Official Trailer
by Michael Major - Jan 10, 2022

Set in modern-day America, Bel-Air is a serialized one-hour dramatic analogue of the 90's sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air that leans into the original premise: Will's complicated journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to the gated mansions of Bel-Air. The series dives deeper into the conflicts that were impossible to explore in a sitcom.

Winners Announced For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Austin Awards Photo Winners Announced For The 2021 BroadwayWorld Austin Awards
by BWW Awards - Jan 5, 2022

Winners have been announced for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Austin Awards. The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Austin Awards; Gaslight's GODSPELL Leads Be Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Austin Awards; Gaslight's GODSPELL Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

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

Remaining Performances of August Wilson's SEVEN GUITARS Canceled at Arena Stage Photo Remaining Performances of August Wilson's SEVEN GUITARS Canceled at Arena Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 23, 2021

Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater has announced the cast and creative team for Tony Award-nominated August Wilson’s Seven Guitars, directed by Tazewell Thompson (Arena’s Jubilee).

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Austin Awards; Gaslight's GODSPELL Leads Be Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Austin Awards; Gaslight's GODSPELL Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

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

Joy Jones Videos

VIDEO: Get A First Look At THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT At Signature Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look At THE UPSTAIRS DEPARTMENT At Signature Theatre
by Stage Tube - May 18, 2022

We've got a first look at Signature Theatre's The Upstairs Department, a play by Chelsea Marcantel (Airness, Everything is Wonderful), which plays in Signature's ARK Theatre for live performances now through June 12, 2022.

VIDEO: Get A First Look at JUBILEE at Arena Stage VideoVIDEO: Get A First Look at JUBILEE at Arena Stage
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2019

Jubilee is now on stage at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. Inspired by the world-renowned Fisk Jubilee Singers, this uplifting new work chronicles the bold African American ensemble as they travel the world, captivating kings, queens and audiences with hymns and spiritual songs supported by their rich voices. Check out video from the production below!

BWW TV: First Look at Naomi Jacobson, Sameerah Luqmaan-Harris and More in Highlights of MARY T. & LIZZY K.
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 8, 2013

Tazewell Thompson's world premiere drama Mary T. & Lizzy K. throws open the doors to the Lincoln White House at Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater. As one woman's skilled hands work overtime, creating the most beautiful garments of her career, the other's reality continues to slip ever further from her grasp. Old wounds and new recriminations explode in this riveting drama about loss, love and the importance of promises, both kept and broken. BroadwayWorld has highlights of the production below.

STAGE TUBE: THE MIRACLE WORKER's Abigail Breslin On Good Day NY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 23, 2010

Academy Award nominee Abigail Breslin (Little Miss Sunshine), now making her Broadway debut as Helen Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER, visited FOX 5's 'Good Day New York' live this morning.

STAGE TUBE: THE MIRACLE WORKER's Jennifer Morrison On Wendy Williams
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 22, 2010

Television and film star Jennifer Morrison ('Dr. Allison Cameron' on Fox series 'House,' feature film Star Trek), now making her Broadway debut as Kate Keller in THE MIRACLE WORKER, visited host Wendy Williams on the set of her nationally syndicated daytime talk show 'The Wendy Williams Show' last week.

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Modine on 'Fox & Friends'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 9, 2010

Star of Broadway's 'The Miracle Worker' Matthew Modine appeared on 'Fox and Friends' live this morning, Tuesday, March 9, to discuss his Broadway debut and the production which also stars Alison Pill and Abigail Breslin.

STAGE TUBE: MIRACLE WORKER's Abigail Breslin & FELA! Cast Visit 'The View'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 5, 2010

Broadway dominated The View yesterday, March 3. Following an interview with The Miracle Worker's Abigail Breslin, the Fela! cast took the stage to perform 'Zombie' for viewers. Valerie Bertinelli filled in for Whoopi Goldberg, alongside View regulars Barbra Walters, Joy Behar, Sherri Sheperd and Elizabeth Hasselbeck. Audience members were sent home from the taping with a pair of tickets to see the Fela!. The View airs weekdays at 11:00am EST on ABC.

BWW TV: Broadway Beat Sneak Peek of THE MIRACLE WORKER Opening Night
by Robert Diamond - Mar 5, 2010

The 50th Anniversary production and first Broadway revival of William Gibson's Tony Award® winning play THE MIRACLE WORKER, directed by Kate Whoriskey (Ruined), opened last night, Wednesday, March 3rd at Circle in the Square Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you a sneak peek of Broadway Beat's Opening Night Coverage!

STAGE TUBE: THE MIRACLE WORKER on Broadway!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 3, 2010

The 50th Anniversary production and first Broadway revival of William Gibson's Tony Award® winning play THE MIRACLE WORKER, directed by Kate Whoriskey (Ruined), opens Tonight, Wednesday, March 3rd at Circle in the Square Theatre. BroadwayWorld brings you the just-released production highlights!

STAGE TUBE: Matthew Modine On CW 11 Morning News
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 25, 2010

Golden Globe Award winner and Emmy Award nominee Matthew Modine (the film Short Cuts, 'And the Band Played On'), now making his Broadway debut in THE MIRACLE WORKER, sat down with 'CW 11 Morning News' host Tamsen Fadal live in the studio this morning.