Director Biography

Barb Heikkila

Barbara Schoenhofer Heikkila has performed as a professional actor for more than 25 years, and worked under the direction of Scott Schwartz, Nick Demos, Jon Engstram, James Rocco, Dennis Courtney, John Holly, Ray Roderick, Michael Baron, Roger Castillano and Lyn Cramer.

She is well known for her comedic ability, strong vocals and tap dancing skills. Some of her favorite roles include; Dorothy Brock (42nd Street), Roxy (Chicago), Martha (White Christmas),Dotty (Noises Off), Joan (Dames at Sea)and Woman 2 (I love You, You’re Perfect…).

Heikkila directed San Diego Junior Theatre’s 2015 production of Fancy Nancy, and choreographed The Addams Family.

The Addams Family

Directed by Rayme Sciaroni
Choreographed by Barb Heikkila
Book by Marshall Brickman and Rick Elice
Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Based on Characters Created by Charles Addams

The legendary characters imagined by Charles Addams are brought to life in The Addams Family, a musical comedy, October 24-November 9, 2014.

2015 Fancy Nancy the MusicalCast from San Diego Junior Theatre's 2014 production of The Addams Family