Faculty - Julie Lisnet
Julie Arnold Lisnet is an actor, director and educator. She teaches Fundamentals of Acting at UMaine. She received her BA in Theatre and her MA in Acting from UMaine and has worked for Penobscot Theatre Co., Maine Theatre, Theatre of the Enchanted Forest, The Assembled Players, Marsh Island Stage, Maine Shakespeare Festival and Northern Lights Theatre. She is a founding member and actor/director for Ten Bucks Theatre Co. and has directed their productions of The Bald Soprano, Terra Nova, The Effects of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds, Macbeth, Twelfth Night, Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. She has directed for The Grand in Ellsworth, as well. Favorite roles include Sister Mary from Sister Mary Ignatius Explaines It All For You, Martha from Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Nat in Rabbit Hole, Lady Bracknell from The Importance of Being Earnest, Sybil from Fawlty Towers, and Louise from Always…Patsy Cline. Julie is also the Managing Director for the Robinson Ballet and School of Robinson Ballet and produces their yearly productions of The Nutcracker and Robinson Ballet Live. She lives in Bangor with her husband Ron and their daughter, Natalie Acadia.