An oasis for those who love classic stories. Los Angeles Times

Jeanne Sakata


2018-19 Season: Lodovica (Feb. 10-17), Othello

Previous Seasons: Figaro

ELSEWHERE: Public Theater, Lincoln Center Theater, Kennedy Center, Mark Taper Forum, Geffen Playhouse, South Coast Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, American Conservatory Theater, Berkeley Rep, ACT Seattle, Portland Center Stage.

FILM/TV: Advantageous, Big Hero 6, Dr. Ken, Tyler Perry’s Meet the Browns, Desperate Housewives, Presidio Med, ER, Threat Matrix, John Ridley’s I Got You, Sex and Marriage, a Justin Lin web series.

PRODUCTIONS: Jeanne’s solo play Hold These Truths (2013 Drama Desk Nomination, Solo Performance; 2018 Theatre Bay Area Awards, Outstanding Production, Direction, Performer): TheatreWorks, Arena Stage, Lyric Stage Company, Pasadena Playhouse, Portland Center Stage, Guthrie Theater, ACT Seattle, PlayMakers Repertory Company, HTY/Daniel Dae Kim, Epic Theatre Ensemble, East West Players.

SPECIAL HONORS: LA Ovation Award, Lead Actress, Yew’s Red, EWP; 2016 Lee Melville Award, Playwrights’ Arena; Outstanding Artist Award, LA Asian Pacific American Friends of the Theater.