Talk Back Theatre is thrilled to announce that Jonelle Allen will be joining the team to direct THE PLASTIC CITY. We are confident that her expertise and vision are a great match for this beautiful play.
Jonelle Allen has directed for several theatres in Southern California, including The Blue Sphere Alliance, Gallimaufry Theatre Company, and Saddleback College, where she is currently an Adjunct Faculty member leading the New Works and Staged Reading projects. Jonelle writes and directs new work for the theatre, including BLACKBIRD, a one-woman show developed with writing partners Stevi Meredith and David Jayden Anthony. Jonelle is also a seasoned performer on stage and screen. She has received awards from Drama Critics' Circle, Drama Desk, Theatre World, and Outer Critics Circle, as well as a Tony nomination for her role as Silvia in Broadway's 1971 rock musical Two Gentlemen of Verona. Her most notable screen roles include Grace on DR. QUIN MEDICINE WOMAN and recurring roles on AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE PEOPLE VS OJ SIMPSON and SHAMELESS.
Make sure to join us on Spetember 24th at the Garden Grove Amphitheater to see this wonderful piece come to life!