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

Carol Burnett Brings Laughter to Providence
May 25, 2016 No Commentby

Carol Burnett Brings Laughter to Providence

I choose my words carefully.  As an educator, I recognize their worth with my students, as a mom I know ...

The Social Avenger: Not to Be Missed!
May 18, 2016 No Commentby

The Social Avenger: Not to Be Missed!

Annoying coffee orders, simple transactions that take too long, annoying social media posts; these things aren’t illegal, but they’re something. ...

Shakespeare Shines at The Gamm
April 27, 2016 No Commentby

Shakespeare Shines at The Gamm

What better way to spend the weekend of Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary than with the bard himself? A Winter’s Tale, now enjoying ...

Arnie Louis and Bob: The Three Uncles You Must Get to Know!
April 22, 2016 No Commentby

Arnie Louis and Bob: The Three Uncles You Must Get to Know!

I didn’t know what to expect from Trinity’s world premiere of Katie Pearl’s play Arnie Louis and Bob.  I knew ...

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer
April 6, 2016 No Commentby

Our Reception has been Cooler, not Warmer

Unless you live under a rock, by now you have heard about the state’s shortest lived tourism campaign: “Cooler and ...

An Italian Wife Is All of Us
March 23, 2016 No Commentby

An Italian Wife Is All of Us

I have a rule. Read the book first. Always. I never deviate from it. Matt Damon was nominated for an ...

The Italian Wife Takes the Stage
March 10, 2016 No Commentby

The Italian Wife Takes the Stage

In a season that included a prom combined with Pride and Prejudice, a meaty discussion on censorship and a piece ...

Grizzly Mama Actors Shine Despite Grizzly Script
February 4, 2016 No Commentby

Grizzly Mama Actors Shine Despite Grizzly Script

I’m a political junkie. So when I had the opportunity to see The Gamm’s production of Grizzly Mama by George ...

Let Me Down Easy: A Play to be Experienced
January 20, 2016 No Commentby

Let Me Down Easy: A Play to be Experienced

How do you review a conversation?  It ebbs and flows, but really does not exist for someone to decide if ...

Leapin' Lizards! Annie Is Wonderful
December 30, 2015 No Commentby

Leapin’ Lizards! Annie Is Wonderful

Annie. This is a show I know well … maybe a little too well. As a child it was one ...