Meet the cast & crew: Toni (Tozzi) McDowell

Toni (Tozzi) McDowell is thrilled to be spending this summer season with AST. She has spent the last five years with Artists Repertory Theatre in Portland OR. Stage Management credits with ART include Race, Next To Normal, Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Christmas Carol, Jack Goes Boating, The Hillsboro Story, Gracie and the Atom; Assistant Stage Manager for All My Sons, The Cherry Orchard, Three Sisters, Holidazed, A Streetcar Named Desire, Garden; Rehearsal Stage Manager for Design for Living, Rabbit Hole; Production Assistant on The Clean House, Vanya and Orson’s Shadow. Other Portland credits include directing the premier of Live Girls (CoHo Productions), and Assistant Directing Circle Mirror Transformation, Stage Manager for Collected Stories (CoHo Productions) and Assistant Stage Manager for Les Miserables (Broadway Rose Theatre Company). Tozzi spent four years as an Assistant Stage Manager for TheatreWorks in Colorado Springs. Also in Colorado she spent three summers touring Taming of the Shrew, Macbeth, and Comedy of Errors throughout the state. Some of her most memorable theatrical experiences include directing Keely and Du at Oklahoma Baptist University (where she earned her B.A. in Theatre), and touring Malawi, Africa, with the Proclamation Theatre Group.