Actor : director : teacher


Molly NobleMolly Noble
is a Theatre Artist who performs, teaches and directs.

Her stage career spans the world of classics, modern and contemporary plays.

She established Porchlight Theatre Company in 1999, which was a beloved and award-winning theatre company located in Marin in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Molly is a company member of Playground – The Bay Area’s Leading Playwright Incubator, and also serves on the Theatre faculty at College of Marin Fine Arts.

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Upcoming & Ongoing

College of Marin | April 30 – May 10 2015
Directing Anton Chekhov’s Seagull (adapt. Libby Appel)

Aurora Theatre Company | April 27 – May 18 2015
Staged readings of Talley and Son (role of Netta) over four Mondays during Aurora’s productions of Talley’s Folly and Fifth of July. (dir. Jennifer King) |  July 1-July 19 2015
Sense and Sensibility (Mrs. Jennings) adapt. Jon Jory from Jane Austen. (dir. Jennifer Le Blanc)

College of Marin | Sept/Oct 2015  Directing G.B. Shaw’s Misalliance.

Shotgun Players | Jan 18, 19 2016 Directing  a staged reading of Lillian Hellman’s Children’s Hour for Shotgun’s Champagne Reading Series.

Play Development at San Quentin | 
Jan 2011 to present (ongoing)
Developing ‘Til You Know My Story, a play with Kenn Rabin about restorative justice with the San Francisco Healing Circle and the No More Tears leadership at San Quentin. Victims and Perpetrators working together to bring healing to victims on both sides of the wall. A documentary film crew has followed the rehearsal and performance process (performances featured professional actors and incarcerated men) and is now in post-production.

Watch a 10-minute section of the work-in-progress below: