Joan Lipkin


Joan is the Artistic Director of That Uppity Theatre Company and well known as a playwright, director, educator, activist and social critic who divides her time between St. Louis and New York City. Her award-winning, widely produced work includes Some of My Best Friends Are…, Small Domestic Acts, He’s Having Her Baby, and many others. Her many honors include the Award for Leadership in Community-Based Theatre and Civic Engagement and a Visionary.