Jessica Stone

Jessica Stone returns to the Huntington after directing Ripcord and Vanya and Sonya and Masha and Spike, based on Nicholas Martin’s Broadway direction. She has also performed in the Huntington’s productions of She Loves MeBetty’s Summer Vacationand Springtime for Henry. She has worked as an actress on and Off Broadway, and in television and film, for the last 25 years. Her Broadway credits include Anything GoesButleyThe Odd CoupleThe Smell of the KillDesign for LivingHow to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, and Grease. Her Off Broadway credits include Crimes of the HeartKrisit, The Country Club, June Moon, Tenderloin, and Babes in Arms. She has performed in regional theatres across the country including Mark Taper Forum, Geva Theatre Center, McCarter Theatre Center, and 10 seasons at Williamstown Theatre Festival. Concurrently, she was an assistant/associate director on and Off Broadway to Nicholas Martin, Joe Mantello, David Warren, and Christopher Ashley. Ms. Stone’s directing career began in earnest with her all-male 2010 production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum for the Williamstown Theatre Festival. Directing credits now include Charlotte’s Web (Theatreworks USA), Last of the Red Hot Lovers and June Moon (Williamstown Theatre Festival), Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and Arms and the Man (The Old Globe), Absurd Person Singular and a remount of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Two River Theater Company), The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee (Bucks County Playhouse), and Bad Jews (George Street Playhouse).  Upcoming productions include the world premiere of Ken Ludwig’s Robin Hood (Old Globe). She currently lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two sons.

As of April 2017