Name

Shannon Harman Kerr

About

DIRECTING EXPERIENCE:
Favorites shows include Brian Friel’s Molly Sweeney; John Lazarus’ “Babel Rap”; Hope, Jones, Wooten’s The Dixie Swim Club; and Gina Gionfriddo's After Ashley.

Previously directed for Minnesota Fringe Festival (Minneapolis, MN), Children’s Theatre Company Performing Apprentice Showcase (Minneapolis, MN), The Guthrie Theater (directing intern - Minneapolis, MN), Bedlam Theatre (Minneapolis, MN), Teatro del Pueblo (St. Paul, MN), Minneapolis American Indian Center (Minneapolis, MN), Chicago Avenue Project (Minneapolis, MN), Theatre Limina (Minneapolis, MN), Critical Mass Playwriting Fellowship (St. Paul, MN), Grinnell Community Theatre (Grinnell, IA).

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Artistic Associate: The Old Brick Playhouse, Elkins, WV.
Producing Artistic Director: Angelo Civic Theatre, San Angelo, TX.
Artistic Intern/Artistic Assistant: Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, MN.
Producing Artistic Associate: 20% Theatre Company TC, Minneapolis, MN.
Board Member: Grinnell Community Theatre, Grinnell, IA.
Actor/Educator: Cleveland SIGNSTAGE Theatre, Cleveland, OH, & Lakeland, FL.

EDUCATION:
Goucher College, M.A., Arts Administration (Artistic Leadership)
Oberlin College, B.A, Theatre (Acting/Directing concentration), English.

MEMBERSHIPS:
SDC (Stage Directors and Choreographers Society), WomenArts Network.