Training: Laine Theatre Arts
Theatre Credits include: Brenda/Linda; BLOOD BROTHERS (UK Tour);
U/S Mrs. Gloop/Mrs. Pratchett, CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane – West End); Resident Director/Choreographer of SISTER ACT, SINGING IN THE RAIN and LEGALLY BLONDE (Kilworth House Theatre); U/S Nellie SOUTH PACIFIC (Kilworth House Theatre); Ensemble, CHESS; Annie u/s Velma Kelly in CHICAGO (both for Aberystwyth Arts Centre); Rumpleteazer/Assistant DC, CATS (UK & European Tours); Brenda U/S Linda BLOOD BROTHERS (West End); U/S Patty/Miss Lynch, GREASE (UK Tour/West End); Cinderella in CINDERELLA (Cheltenham)
Dance Captain, Mother Goose (York)
Choreography credits include:
SOHO CINDERS (Union Theatre) Stiles & Drewe, receiving an Off West End Award Nomination; BAD GIRLS (UnionTheatre) receiving an Off West End Award Nomination; TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA, directed by Sir Trevor Nunn; A CHRISTMAS CAROL starring Paul Nicholas, (Blackpool Winter Gardens, Peter Frodstick; THE SCARECROWS WEDDING (UK Tour); JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (GSA); Numerous No.1 Pantomimes for (First Family Entertainment); Assistant to Lee Proud On THE SMALLEST SHOW ON EARTH. (UK Tour).
Joanne is currently on the dance faculty at Guildford School of Acting and Millennium Performing Arts.