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

Daydream Theatre Brings Hope, Love, and the Stars to West Warwick
October 14, 2015 No Commentby

Daydream Theatre Brings Hope, Love, and the Stars to West Warwick

Playwright Lenny Schwartz delves into a topic we don’t always like to face in America in his play, Our Distance ...

Epic Delivers a Punch with The Terrifying Tales of the Brothers Grimm
October 14, 2015 1 commentby

Epic Delivers a Punch with The Terrifying Tales of the Brothers Grimm

Have I mentioned that I love black box theater? It is, in my opinion, the rawest and most intimate form ...

Tyranny Dies, but Shakespeare Lives on at Trinity Rep
September 18, 2015 No Commentby

Tyranny Dies, but Shakespeare Lives on at Trinity Rep

Sitting down for Trinity Repertory’s production you know one thing: This is not going to be your run-of-the-mill production. We ...

Theatre by the Sea is the Happiest Theater in Town
September 4, 2015 No Commentby

Theatre by the Sea is the Happiest Theater in Town

I love Mel Brooks. I can still watch Blazing Saddles and crack up with each viewing! So going into Theatre ...

A Newcomer's Guide to RI Theater
September 2, 2015 No Commentby

A Newcomer’s Guide to RI Theater

Rhode Island is unique for many reasons — quahogs, bubblahs and our tight-knit theater community. However, if you’re new to this ...

Academy Players Brings Washington Heights to RI
August 27, 2015 No Commentby

Academy Players Brings Washington Heights to RI

In the Heights is a Lin Manuel Miranda and Quiara Alegria Hudes Tony award winning musical. I don’t get up ...

EPIC Theatre’s Tartuffe Delivers
August 19, 2015 No Commentby

EPIC Theatre’s Tartuffe Delivers

I was more than intrigued when I saw that EPIC Theatre was staging an adaptation of Moliere’s Tartuffe. As nerdy ...

Out Loud Reimagines Jane Eyre
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

Out Loud Reimagines Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre, by Chrlotte Bronte, is a beloved classic. It’s on reading lists for English classes, it’s been adapted for ...

CTC’s Summer Comedy Black Comedy Shines
August 5, 2015 No Commentby

CTC’s Summer Comedy Black Comedy Shines

It is far from a chore to find yourself in Wakefield on a Saturday night. Great restaurants, beautiful sights and, ...

Theatre by the Sea Should Be Part of Your Summer Theater Plans
July 29, 2015 No Commentby

Theatre by the Sea Should Be Part of Your Summer Theater Plans

Can there be a more perfect setting that Theatre By The Sea for a production of The Little Mermaid?  Theatre ...