OVT Staff

Administration Staff

Susan Thornton Artistic Director Susan has a BA in Theatre/English Secondary Education with graduate courses in Children’s Theatre. She toured in educational children’s shows for Elementary and Middle school students through Young Audiences of Maryland. She taught Drama and Stagecraft at Brunswick High school and has directed shows at Walkersville and Urbana High schools. She currently directs at Middletown High School. She has been performing and directing in the MD, WV, VA, PA and DC area for 35 years. Email: susanthornton@othervoicestheatre.org
Sean Byrne Director of Advancement Sean is an actor, director, and arts administrator. Currently, he works at Imagination Stage in Bethesda, MD. Before that, he worked at the Tony-winning Hartford Stage and their new musical, Anastasia, now on Broadway. He's performed in a few local theaters and is happy to be helping his high school director in building Other Voices. An Eagle Scout, he also volunteers regularly with local Boy Scouts. He holds a B.A. from James Madison University. Email: sean@othervoicestheatre.org
Ed Gabb Volunteer Coordinator Email: ed@othervoicestheatre.org

Production Staff

Jim McGuire Technical Director
Steve Knapp Resident Lighting Designer
Lee Hebb Resident Set Designer
Kyle Huth Master Carpenter
Support OVT Other Voices is a non-profit 501(C)3 organization. Like all non profits, there are never enough funds to handle everything and a new expense is always around the corner. We rely heavily on the support and generosity of local businesses and individuals to help make our projects a success.