Jack Greenman has worked professionally for the last 20 years as an actor, educator, and voice and dialect coach.
As an actor, he has performed with Seattle Shakespeare Company, PCPA Theaterfest, GEVA Theater Center, South Coast Repertory Theatre, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Insight Out Theatre Collective, Strawberry Theatre Workshop, Centerpoint Theatre Group, Stage West in Fort Worth and at St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle. Representative roles from over 70 productions include Prospero in The Tempest, Macbeth, Peter Stockman in An Enemy of the People, Polixenes in The Winter’s Tale, Thomas Becket in Murder in the Cathedral, The Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol, Adolph in The Last Night of Ballyhoo, Edward in Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me, John in Oleanna, Bernard in Arcadia, Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night, Sir Harry in Once Upon A Mattress, Dom Claude Frollo in The Hunchback of Notre Dame, Neville Craven in The Secret Garden, Tom Joad in The Grapes of Wrath, and Edmund in King Lear. He is the recipient of a Santa Barbara Independent Award for both Oleanna and Someone Who’ll Watch Over Me and Robby Awards for Arcadia and The Daly News. He is a working member of Actor’s Equity Association.
Jack has served as the voice/dialect/text coach for a wide variety of regional and academic productions including Stuff Happens, As You Like It, Marat/Sade, Twelfth Night, Peter Pan, The Importance of Being Earnest and The Who’s Tommy. In the summer of 2010, he will serve as the voice/text and dialect coach at Utah Shakespearean Festival. He will coach Great Expectations, Pride and Prejudice, and Macbeth.
Jack was an artist-in-residence at PCPA Theaterfest for 14 years, where he helped to develop the conservatory curriculum and twice served as interim conservatory director. He directed the apprentice program at Great River Shakespeare Festival in the summer of 2007 and has been a guest instructor at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CSU Fresno and Mills College in Oakland, CA. Jack is married to playwright and doula Sarah Greenman and is the proud father of Walker Starr, now aged 2!