Age Range: 25 – 35
Originally from Perth and since studying Musical Theatre at WAPPA, Joanna has had a varied theatre career. Last year she understudied the Baroness of Vulgaria and played Miss Phillips in the Australian tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Prior to this Joanna appeared as Salong La Fitte in Follies, Madame Branislowki in Mame and Ramona Vandergeld in Little Me, also as ensemble in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Crazy for You and Thoroughly Modern Millie. In 2008 she was lucky enough to perform alongside Michael Buble in Call Me Irresponsible at Rod Laver Arena.
Other credits include working for The Entertainment Store hosting children’s shows, No Mates Productions for Book Week, Theatre in Decay at the Adelaide Fringe Festival in Eight Days and in Anthony Crowley’s The Wild Blue. In 2005 she was a top ten finalist in Short & Sweet, as Jessica in Four. A career highlight was being given the opportunity to play Laura in The Glass Menagerie touring BC, Canada. Joanna continues to work as a voice over artist for various television shows including Offspring, Winners and Losers and Miss Phryne Fisher for the ABC.