Shannon McLoud

Shannon McLoud

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Shannon McLoud is a lifelong theater geek. She has been involved in the arts in Rhode Island for almost 20 years, first as an actor, and then finding her way to director and playwright. When Shannon isn't enjoying a show, she enjoys spending time with her husband and their son.

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Articles by Shannon McLoud

DITKO Brings the Man to Life on Stage
November 13, 2018 No Commentby

DITKO Brings the Man to Life on Stage

Lenny Schwartz is known for writing new plays, his terrific sense of humor and his love of comic books. He has ...

Sylvia Gets Audiences to Roll Over -- in the Aisles with Laughter!
October 22, 2018 No Commentby

Sylvia Gets Audiences to Roll Over — in the Aisles with Laughter!

AR Gurney’s play, Sylvia, has been around for just about as long as I’ve been a self-proclaimed theater geek. And ...

SkillsUSA Helps Students Take Ownership of Their Education
September 19, 2018 No Commentby

SkillsUSA Helps Students Take Ownership of Their Education

When you picture high school, generally a barrage of John Hughes movies come flooding in: cheerleading, football games, debate club, prom, ...

Powerful How I Learned to Drive at Wilbury
September 19, 2018 No Commentby

Powerful How I Learned to Drive at Wilbury

Like many Rhode Islanders, I first saw Paula Vogel’s How I Learned to Drive 20 years ago at Trinity Rep. How ...

Making It All Up
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Making It All Up

“Okay, you’re at the grocery store and a zombie apocalypse is on the way, but you can only speak in ...

Homos, or Everyone in America Is Must-See Summer Theater
August 13, 2018 No Commentby

Homos, or Everyone in America Is Must-See Summer Theater

If you hang around with me long enough, you’ll notice a few lines I tend to repeat regarding my opinions ...

Fountaingate 2018
June 20, 2018 No Commentby

Fountaingate 2018

Ah, Rhode Island. We’re unique. We don’t eat hot dogs, we eat Olneyville Weiners (without ketchup). We don’t drink milkshakes, ...

Audiences Get a Different Point of View from Trans Views
June 4, 2018 No Commentby

Audiences Get a Different Point of View from Trans Views

What if you looked into the mirror, and did not see yourself there? This question is being posed by the ...

Michelle Wolf's Performance
May 2, 2018 No Commentby

Michelle Wolf’s Performance

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, and if you are I wouldn’t blame you, you’ve now heard about the ...

A Teacher's Perspective on the National School Walk-Out
March 21, 2018 No Commentby

A Teacher’s Perspective on the National School Walk-Out

On March 14, students throughout this country exercised their first amendment rights and walked out to bring awareness to the gun problem ...