Roxanne Fay is an actor and writer.

Formerly the Producing Artistic Director for the Oak Park Festival Theatre in Chicago, she now resides in Tampa Bay, Florida and serves as Producing Artistic Director for her company, Circle In The Water, LLC (

She is the first recipient of the Jeff Norton Dream Grant, awarded by  Theatre Tampa Bay, to fund the creation and production of her novel and play, Upon This Rock: The Magdalene Speaks  (available on

Her collected plays, Home Fires Burningwere chosen to be presented in the 2014 United Solo Festival in New York City.

Roxanne was awarded Best Actress/Best Of The Bay in 2013 and 2014. Theatre Tampa Bay awarded her Best Supporting Actress for her roles as Dr. Emma Brookner in The Normal Heart and Fraulein Schneider in Cabaret (freeFall Theatre), and Creative Loafing awarded her Best Actress for her role as Terry in Banyan Theatre’s Side Man.

Roles in Tampa Bay include The Year Of Magical Thinking  

(Dali Museum and the Studio @ 620), Much Ado About Nothing, Twelfth Night  (Jobsite), The Normal Heart,

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Romeo & Juliet (freeFall)

In Chicago: As You Like It, The Comedy Of Errors, Agnes Of God, The Elephant Man. In Hawaii: The Winter’s Tale, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To the Forum, and  Lost (ABC TV).

2013 marked Roxanne’s fifth year portraying LaBefana in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT Center’s Holidays Around The World.

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