All posts by Amy Roeder

Amy Roeder

About Amy Roeder

Director of Education – Amy Roeder is pleased to be joining the staff at PTC. Amy received her BFA in theatre from the University of Evansville and her Master of Fine Arts in acting from The University of Georgia. She recently relocated to Bangor from Chicago where she taught and performed with famed comedy institution The Second City. Local audiences may have seen her onstage with Improv Acadia in Bar Harbor where she has been a company member since 2005. Amy has performed all over the country including at the Alliance Theatre in Atlanta, the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Cincinnati’s Playhouse in the Park and with the Improv Asylum in Boston. In addition to teaching acting and improvisation classes all over the world, Amy is also designs and facilitates workshops in improvisational techniques for businesses. Amy hates writing in the third person.


Five improv standouts unite for one night of laugh-out-loud entertainment, May 15 Bangor, ME–Penobscot Theatre Company has assembled a sensational team of improvisational artists at the top of their game for an All-Star Improv Cabaret, one night only, May 15 at 7:00 pm at the historic Bangor Opera House. “This fast-paced, interactive show will have […]

Ingenuity abounds in Fantastic Mr. Fox

Three public performances promise laughs for all ages, May 13-15 Bangor, ME–Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy proudly presents Fantastic Mr. Fox, Roald Dahl’s classic tale of a bodacious, bushy-tailed husband and father with a casual approach to property lines. Fox’s charm is as irrepressible as his hunger for fresh chickens, which is why audiences will […]


Penobscot Theatre Company’s April Vacation Camp runs April 18-22 in Downtown Bangor Bangor, ME – Registration is open for Penobscot Theatre Company’s April Vacation Camp, offering full-day programming for students aged 4-14, Monday, April 18, through Friday, April 22. For the second year, the theatre is teaming with the University of Maine Museum of Art (UMMA) […]

Kids encouraged to act up all summer with School of Rock and Transformer Tales

Dramatic Academy offers seven weeks of full-day programming in Downtown Bangor Bangor, ME – Registration is now open for Penobscot Theatre Company’s Dramatic Academy Summer 2016. Young performers, technicians and theatre newbies are invited to help bring two sensational productions to life. “We are beyond thrilled to produce the hit musical that is currently rocking […]

A Playwright Speaks

This is the third part in a series interviewing “Hair Frenzy” playwright Travis G. Baker. PENOBSCOT THEATRE COMPANY: Can you explain your involvement with readying Hair Frenzy for its world premiere? What has the experience with Penobscot Theatre Company been like? TRAVIS G. BAKER: At present, I’m just concentrating on the words and letting Dominick [Varney, the director] […]