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

Our Town
Shotgun Players | December 2014 – January 2015
Playing Mrs. Gibbs in Thorton Wilder’s classic “Our Town”

Masque Unit of Marin | February-March 2015
Directing “Charlotte’s Web” for The Masque Unit at Junior Theatre of Marin, which has been bringing live theatre to children at the Marin Civic Center and Bay Area schools for over 50 years.

College of Marin | May 2015
Directing Anton Chekhov’s “The Seagull” (adapt. Libby Appel)

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: