JoAnna Beckson

Acting Coach / Actor

"The reality of Doing is to Acting, as the Acorn is to the Oak Tree."

JoAnna Beckson


JoAnna Beckson was trained as an actress and teacher by Fred Kareman, William Esper and Sanford Meisner of the Neighborhood Playhouse. She has worked extensively as an actress and director both Off-Broadway and Off-Off-Broadway in such theaters as The Ensemble Studio Theater, Intar II, The Working Theater and Woman’s Interart. She is also a founding member of New York City’s prestigious Circle Repertory Company’s LAB.

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"Tell your students the truth, I couldn’t have done it without you! then raise your fee… and tell them to shut up. Love, Ray"
– Ray Romano

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