Artistic Director - The laguna Playhouse

ANN E. WAREHAM (Artistic Director)ANN E. WAREHAM(Artistic Director) Ann comes to The Laguna Playhouse after 27 years as a producing partner with Center Theatre Group in Los Angeles, and has produced such plays as Ain’t Misbehavin’, Pippin, Spring Awakening, No Child…, Sweeney Todd, Distracted, Sleeping Beauty Wakes, Edward Scissorhands, In the Continuum, Pyrenees, The Black Rider, Without Walls, Stuff Happens, Like Jazz, The Talking Cure, A Perfect Wedding and Putting It Together. She served as Producing Associate to Gordon Davidson during his historic and award-winning leadership tenure as Artistic Director of Center Theatre Group.  In 2010, Ann supported the Pasadena Playhouse as the Associate Producer for the West Coast premiere of Dangerous Beauty. Her early producing career included productions at the CAST Theatre, the Met and Theatre Rapport in Los Angeles, and The Victory Theatre where she served on the board of directors.   Ann joined The Laguna Playhouse staff in 2010 as Associate Producer and was thrilled to officially assume the role of Artistic Director in August 2011 supporting the Board of Trustees and executive director Karen Wood in the future artistic leadership of The Playhouse.  Ann is excited to be a new resident of Laguna Beach and looks forward to meeting and engaging our patrons and the community. She enjoys spending time with her daughter Tessa, a full-time student in Los Angeles.