Grand Guignolers: Who We Are

Absinthe in our lobby. photo by Annie Appel Photography

sorcerer's apprentice photo

Absinthe Opium and Magic: 1920s Shanghai - The Sorcerer's Apprentice - Debbie & Freddy the Lion. Photo by Mark Bennington.

DEBBIE MCMAHON, Producing Artistic Director: email to contact. Debbie McMahon studied at Dell’Arte School of Physical Theatre and earned an M.A. at NYU’s Performance Studies program. In addition to creating, directing and performing in the Grand Guignolers’ productions, she recently co-taught the Grand Guignol workshop at Dell’Arte, directed and taught physical theatre and commedia dell’arte at USC and clowns with Cirque du Soleil. She also teaches the popular Melodrama Workouts with Grand Guignolers. Debbie is a professor of physical theatre at USC's School of Dramatic Arts. DEBBIE PERSONAL WEBSITE


Brandon Breault
Dani O'Terry
Tina Van Berckelaer
Karl Ramsey
Elizabeth Weisbaum
Roy Starr
Allison Saunders
Kevin Dulude
Ember Knight
Jeanne Simpson
Dinah Steward
Elyse Ashton
Christine Lakin
Stacey Wilson
Brian Frette
Hugo Armstrong
Stephen Simon
Lisa McNeely
Michael Fields
Ramy Eletreby
Gregory Hoffman
Amanda Street
Janna Calleja
Shannon MacMillan
Sharon McGunigle
Wendy Worthington
Kristi Schultz
Tom Peters
Claire Mannle
David Brooke

Theatre Companies with Our Friends:

Dell'Arte * The Actors' Gang * Ten West * Theatre Movement Bazaar * ARTEL *Sacred Fools * Ghost Road * Theatre Dybbuk * Rogue Theatre Ensemble * Flock Theatre (CT)