April 15 Argo Thompson, Artistic Director, Left Edge Theatre
Left Edge Theatre’s mission is to thrill, challenge, and engage audiences with ideas that make us think more, laugh more, and feel more. With the highest artistic standards and the region's most talented theatre artists, Left Edge Theatre produces a professional season of ambitious performances in search of what is best in ourselves and in the human spirit.
Argo Thompson has produced over 100 plays in Northern California. He has served as the Communications Director of Theatre Bay Area, Executive Director of Marin Arts Council, Executive / Artistic Director of 6th Street Playhouse and Artistic Director of Actors Theatre of Sonoma County.
A few of his recent directing credits at Left Edge include: The Nether by Jennifer Haley, The Realistic Joneses by Will Eno (winner of Best Production of a Comedy at the Marquee Theater Journalists Awards “MTJA”), You Got Older by Clare Barron, A Steady Rain by Keith Huff (winner Best Production of a Drama at MTJA and Good People by David Lindsay Abaire (nominated for 11 Theatre Bay Area Awards “TBA”, including Best Director, Best Production and Best Ensemble). He is a sought-after public speaker, theatre instructor and consultant whose clients include The Center for Non-Profit Leadership, Marin Community Foundation, Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, Napa Valley Performing Arts Center, and the California Arts Council.