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Jonathan Berry

Jonathan Berry Artistic Director (he/him) Jonathan@penobscottheatre.org Jonathan Berry is a director, producer and teacher from Chicago.  He spent five years as an Artistic Producer at Steppenwolf Theatre Company and he remains a proud ensemble member of both Steep...

Jen Shepard

Jen Shepard Executive Director (she/her)  Jen@penobscottheatre.org Jen is thrilled to join the staff of The Penobscot Theatre Company.  She’s the proud co-owner of ImprovAcadia in Bar Harbor.  She moved to Maine in 2004 to open ImprovAcadia and has been operating and...

Andrew Speed

Andrew Speed Business Manager (he/him)   businessmanager@penobscottheatre.org  Andrew is excited to join the team at penobscot theatre company. He is a Maine native and current resident of Bangor, me. he attended the university of Maine Orono and is excited to be back...

Amanda Neitz

is thrilled to join the staff of the Penobscot Theatre Company. She moved to Maine from Georgia in 2021 with her family in search of cold weather. As a graduate of the University of South Carolina and a lifelong lover of the arts, Amanda has honed her craft as a...

John Siedenberg II

John Siedenberg II Director of Marketing (he/him)  Marketing@penobscottheatre.org John fell in love with Penobscot Theatre Company after heading the Tech team for PTC’s Dramatic Academy in 2016 with School of Rock and Transformer Tales. As the former Box Office...

Christopher Gardner

Christopher Gardner Box Office Manager (he/him) BoxOffice@penobscottheatre.org Christopher is originally from Connecticut, where he worked in educational theatre. He now resides in Maine with his partner, and their cat and dog. He is a recent graduate of the...

Ben Layman

Ben Layman House Manager (he/him) HouseManager@penobscottheatre.org Ben Layman is a Bangor resident and Maine native and has been a company member for 16 years. In that time, Ben has served as the Box Office manager for multiple seasons and as a teaching artist and...

Ira Kramer

Ira Kramer Development Associate (he/him)  Ira@Penobscottheatre.org  Development Associate. Originally from London Ontario, Canada Ira (AEA) has lived, worked and studied (UMaine graduate) in the United States since 2008. Ira began working as an actor at PTC in 2012...

Thomas Demers

Thomas Demers is a born and raised Mainer and has been a part of PTC since his mainstage debut in Matilda The Musical in 2019. Since then he’s played Percy Jackson in DA’s production of The Lightning Thief, worked with DA as a props designer and assistant stage...

Frank Bachman

Frank Bachman Bar Manager: The Stage Door (He/Him)  Stagedoor@penobscottheatre.org  Frank joined the PTC team in the spring of 2021 as House Manager and Box Office Associate. When the concept of the Stage Door was being developed on the spring of ’23, he jumped at the...