Joanne is a stage director, actor and drama teacher. She holds an Honours BA in Drama from Queen’s University, a BEd from OISE / University of Toronto, and a MA in Drama from the University of Toronto. Joanne has been teaching drama to children all over Toronto for many years, and she is very excited to be back again at Young People’s Theatre this summer. She also writes and adapts plays for children to perform. Selected directing credits include James and the Giant Peach, The Wizard of Oz and Oliver!