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Shona Tucker

Shona Tucker is the Acting Professor at Vassar College. She recently finished performing in Almost Maine with the Half Moon Theatre Company and Eclipsed at Yale Repertory Theatre. She spent three years as a company member at Oregon Shakespeare Festival, acting in such plays as Fences, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Gem of the Ocean and Bus Stop. Her Off Broadway theater credits include: New York Theater Workshop, The Actors Center, Lincoln Center Directors’ Lab, The Public Theater, Circle in the Square, Playwrights Horizons, Manhattan Theatre Club, and La MaMa.. She has worked at numerous regional theaters including Williamstown Theater Festival, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Stageworks/Hudson, Arena Stage, The Acting Company, and American Conservatory Theater. She can be seen in the upcoming film shorts: Framing Delores, North Country and the short, Walk the Fish; the feature film, Cosmopolitan and the upcoming FOX television series, Lights Out. Other television and film credits include: Preaching to the Choir: On the One , Third Watch , New York Undercover , Law and Order , One Life to Live, and Trinity. A Schomburg Fellow and Fulbright Scholar, Shona earned a BS from Northwestern University and MFA in Acting at NYU/Tisch School of the Arts.

Prof. Tucker will be editing Othello for The Player’s Shakespeare.