Mary Ann Rodgers (Grace) is an award-winning actor, director, and educator. Favorite roles include Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing (Napa Valley Shakespeare Festival), Jean Louise in To Kill a Mockingbird (RVP) and Helen Kroger in Pack of Lies (RVP). A member of Ross Valley Players, she works to build more inclusive and diverse opportunities for audiences and artists. Most recently, she directed Nilo Cruz’s Anna in the Tropics and produced Lauren Gunderson’s Emilie, La Marquise du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight. Mary Ann thanks her husband, actor-designer Malcolm Rodgers, for his unwavering support. To Christian and the Bus Stoppers, you’re welcome at Grace’s Diner anytime!
Jeffrey Taylor (Carl) Favorite roles with Ross Valley Players at the Barn include Boo Radley in To Catch A Mockingbird and The Sergeant Major in Journey’s End. Highlights at College of Marin include Banquo in Macbeth, Shamrayev in The Seagull and The King of France in King Lear. Peak performances at the Novato Theater Company include Boze Hertlinger in The Petrified Forest and Richard the Lionheart in The Lion In Winter. He enjoyed playing Jacob Marley in A Christmas Carol and Billy Sykes in Oliver with The Stapleton Theatre Company.
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