"The direction by Saundra McClain is as
subtle as a surgeon's scalpel..."
Sean McMullen, theatre critic
Actor, Author, Director, Artist
THIS IS MY STORY
Member of SDC, SAG-AFTRA, AEA
Over 40 years as a performing arts specialist, Ms. McClain has worked in all aspects of the theatre discipline, both as an actor and director, performing in numerous shows on and off Broadway, films, and several guest-starring & recurring roles on TV. As an actor and director, she has been nominated for several Ovation and NAACP Theatre Awards, in 2019 the LA Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Lead Actor in a Play. Yet she still finds time to develop two new musicals as well as a children's book and film series, "Peepo & the Magic Talisman." She has taught/guest-directed at Queens College, California Lutheran University, AMDA, AADA, Pomona College & California State University- Fullerton, and holds an MFA in Directing from CSU-F.ullerton. Saundra most recently directed Spring Awakening, Cabaret. andThe Play That Goes Wrong . Currently, she is collaborating on a book, Career Paths of African American Directors-Pushing Boundaries with Clinton Turner Davis for Routledge Publishing.
The Play That Goes Wrong at Santa Barbara City College
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG
Santa Barbara City College
Opening this Fall 2022
1920's whodunit where accident-prone thespians battle against all odds to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences.
The laughs start before the curtain goes up and don't stop.
October 12 – 29