Actor : director : teacher


Molly 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

The Headlands Gamble  January-June 2016 performing as Vance Farraday in The Headlands Gamble: an immersive and site specific mystery.

Main Stage West | Oct 14-30, 2016 directing Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel.

Centenary Stage Company | Feb 17-Mar 5 2017 directing  The Surrogate by Patricia Cotter.

College of Marin | April 2017 directing Maple and Vine by Jordan Harrison


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: