Josie returned in 2010 after a successful career in Los Angeles in theatre, TV and film. A veteran Buffalo actor with Shakespeare in Delaware Park, she recently played Mistress Page in their acclaimed The Merry Wives of Windsor. Often appearing locally, roles include one woman show, Dai: Enough! at the Jewish Repertory Theatre for which she won Outstanding Actress (Arties and The Best of WNY); also seen at Rochester’s DCT, The Kavinoky Theatre, Buffalo Laboratory Theatre, and The Irish Classical Theatre Co. Josie teaches Acting Styles and Theatre Appreciation at NU, as well as privately. She has also taught in LA and at NYU’s Stonestreet Studios. A proficient scenic painter coast to coast including many local theatres in Buffalo, and at NU, she both acted in and painted for MARSHALL, a major feature film shot in Buffalo with an expected release date this October.