- 4 years ago
ACTING UP with Rusty Meyers & Will Roberts - When to be a Stand in and false resumes.
ALSO: Jeanmarie Simpson is Artistic Director of Universal Access Productions
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Jeanmarie Simpson is Artistic Director of Universal Access Productions, a theatre company based in Tucson Arizona. She has performed dozens of roles in regional theatre and stock in the US and Canada and began writing and directing while still in her teens. She is Founding Artistic Director of the Nevada Shakespeare Company, from which she retired in 2008. She wrote and performed 263 times the play “A Single Woman,” about the life of first US Congresswoman and lifelong pacifist, Jeannette Rankin. She also starred in the film version that featured Judd Nelson, the voices of Martin Sheen and Patricia Arquette and the music of Joni Mitchell. In 2007, she appeared at the historic Beverly Hills Theatre 40 in the American premiere of the solo tour-de-force “Shakespeare’s Will,