Mary Anne McAvoy McKerrow
Mary Anne has appeared locally at the Naples Players in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Anything Goes, Mame, I Do! I Do!, The Secret Garden and Little Shop of Horrors. For Shakespeare in Paradise she has portrayed Hippolyta, Queen of the Amazons, and Titania, Queen of the Fairies, in A Midsummer Night’s Dream as well as Seton in Macbeth, A Love Story. New York credits include command performances at the Friars, New York Athletic Club, The Players, The Lambs and for The Military Order of the World Wars. Mary Anne has appeared in commercials, Regional Theatre and Off-Off Broadway. She currently teaches and does costume design for The Naples Players’ KidzAct program.
John is Founder and Producing Artistic Director of Shakepeare in Paradise. His local directing credits include Doubt, Rabbit Hole, Mautitius, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, and The Tempest. John’s acting credits include Benedick/Much Ado About Nothing, Macbeth/Macbeth, Demetrius/A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Richard/Lion in Winter and Many more. John studied Shakespeare at Southern Connecticut State University and at HB Studios in Manhattan with Edward Morehouse. He has worked Off-Off-Broadway, on tours, in regional theatre, on television and in national commercials. John and Mary Anne have performed together as McKerrow Productions in many fine homes, clubs and venues in Naples, New York City and Connecticut.