Joe Smith

Role:

Tony Reilly in Outside Mullingar

Acting Experience:

StageWest: The Seafarer (Mr. Lockhart), Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde (Mr. Gill); Des Moines Playhouse: The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood (The Town’s Guy), The 39 Steps (Clown 1), The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later (Various), Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid (Mr. Bryson); Kate Goldman Children’s Theater: Tuck Everlasting (The Stranger), The Hobbit (Fili); Tallgrass Theater Company: True West (Saul Kimmer); Des Moines Social Club: The Bald Soprano (Mr. Smith); Theater for a Change: Laughter on the 23rd Floor (Ira); 711 Theater Project: Help; Parks & Reconciliation (Clarence), Lost & Found (Buddy); Drama Workshop: Sunrise at Campobello (Louis Howe); Frank Burnette Productions: The Zoo Story (Peter); Milligan/Mercati Productions: The Stone Naked Woman (Reverend Angell); Grinnell College: As You Like It (Adam).

Education:

B.A. English Literature, Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT; Graduate work at the University of Chicago.

Career:

Database marketing specialist, UnityPoint Health Corporate Services.

Personal:

Married to local actress Mary Bricker; father of Jeffrey and Carter, who share our love of theater; writer; lover of fiction, poetry, plays, films, and things of a technical nature.