Shawn Paonessa

Shawn Paonessa is an actor, playwright and director, as well as Jobsite Theater's Vice-Chair and Online Producer. His directing credits include work on Hurlyburly (Assoc. Director), Delusion of Darkness (Director) and Tim Robbins' Embedded (Co-director with David M. Jenkins). Notable stage performances include Bill in Woman in Mind; Shawn in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged); Joey in Phyro-Giants!; Dr. Frankenstein in Playing With Fire: After Frankenstein; and Guildenstern in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, which earned the 2008 Creative Loafing's Critic's Choice for Best Play. Along with various short film work, he recently performed in the feature independent film Past the Fields.

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