Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward
Directed by Joanna Weir Ouston
Play: July 20, 21, 23 and 27, 28, 29
Open Rehearsal : July 26
Dinner and Play: Saturdays July 21 and 28
Rock Harbor, Orleans MA
Tickets: Call 508-240-2400
Play: $35 regular, $30 Seniors; Free admission 18 & under
Open Rehearsal: $25 regular; $20 Seniors; Free admission 18 & under
Dinner and Play: $65 regular; $60 Seniors
Cast & Staff
Cast & Staff
DIRECTOR – JOANNA WEIR OUSTON
Joanna Weir Ouston has worked as a theatre director and actor in the UK, USA and Australia, and is a voice and text teacher of international repute. She teaches and directs at the Oxford School of Drama, and previously at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London – two of the UK’s leading professional theatre schools. She has also worked as a Voice and Text coach for the RSC, Theatre Royal Haymarket, Young Vic, and professional regional theatres in the UK, as well as the BBC.
For Elements Theatre Company she has directed All My Sons, Richard III, The Comedy of Errors, Lettice and Lovage, The Lion In Winter, and was Voice and Text Coach on Murder In The Cathedral. Recently she directed an outdoor production of Shakespeare’s As You Like It set in Oxfordshire manor houses for the Oxford School of Drama.
Joanna has given papers and lead specialist professional workshops at international theatre conferences such as Giving Voice (Wales), the European League of Institutes of the Arts (Warsaw, Poland) and the British Voice Association (London & Bristol). In 1987 she received a Churchill Fellowship and an Australia Council Award to further her work in theatre. As an actor she has performed in London, the USA and Australia, and she has also worked professionally as a writer for radio and television.