"Study of characters deserves an actress worthy of study, and Roxanne Fay is awesome."
James Yeara, Metroland Arts, Albany, NY
"...an intelligent, passionate actress who transforms for each role”
Mark E. Leib, Creative Loafing Tampa
Roxanne Fay is an actor, a writer, and Producing Artistic Director for Circle In The Water, LLC.
Roxanne was recently awarded the 2017 Creative Pinellas
Professional Artist Fellowship.
As an actor:
Roxanne was named Best Actress/Best Of The Bay in 2013 and 2014, Best Supporting Actress for Dr. Emma Brookner in
The Normal Heart (Broadway World, Theatre Tampa Bay), Fraulein Schneider in Cabaret (Theatre Tampa Bay),
Best Actress in Side Man and The Year Of Magical Thinking
by CL press and was acclaimed for her work in
One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest.
Roxanne has enjoyed eight years portraying LaBefana in
Disney World’s EPCOT Center’s Holidays Around The World.
As a writer:
Roxanne was honored to be named a Hawthornden Writing Fellow, spending part of 2016 in residence at Hawthornden Castle in Scotland, working on two new plays closely tied to the myth and legend of that country.
Roxanne was awarded a 2016 Puffin Foundation grant for her new play cycle, The Human Kind.
She was the first recipient of the Jeff Norton Dream Grant, awarded 2013 by Theatre Tampa Bay, to fund the creation and production of her novel and play, Upon This Rock:
The Magdalene Speaks (available on Amazon.com).
Her collected plays, Home Fires Burning, were chosen to be presented in the 2014 United Solo Festival in New York City.
Her play, Dream Child: The Trial Of Alice In Wonderland, premiered at the Dali Museum (FL) prior to its run at Bridge Street Theatre (NY) in 2016.
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