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

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 ...

Shakespeare Shorts at AS220
February 14, 2018 No Commentby

Shakespeare Shorts at AS220

Ever wonder what Shakespeare and karaoke would look like? How about hip-hop and Shakespeare? It is that spirit of collaboration ...

Little Foxes Speaks Truth to Power
January 17, 2018 No Commentby

Little Foxes Speaks Truth to Power

As I was sitting down to write this review, I was struck by one thing in particular. This is one of ...

HPV Vaccine Conundrum
January 10, 2018 No Commentby

HPV Vaccine Conundrum

When I got the call asking to write this article, I have to admit I was a little split on ...

Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC
November 30, 2017 No Commentby

Finding Neverland Flies into PPAC

Finding Neverland has flown into the Providence Performing Arts Center, and you don’t want to be left behind! I admit ...

Out Loud's King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances
November 21, 2017 No Commentby

Out Loud’s King Lear Showcases Incredible Performances

Having been to a few Out Loud productions, I knew to expect something … different for King Lear, and director ...

Skeleton Crew and Death of a Salesman Explore the American Dream
November 9, 2017 No Commentby

Skeleton Crew and Death of a Salesman Explore the American Dream

Last year, when Trinity Rep announced their season, I was almost giddy. It is an educator’s dream, beginning with Arthur ...