Actor

Joan Kohn

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Joan Kohn is delighted to be back at 16th Street, where she first appeared in The Crowd You’re in With. Theater credits include: Spoon River Anthology (Provision); Escape (ATC); My Name is Asher Lev (NJT); Prelude to a Kiss (Wellington); Lunch Hour (Pheasant Run); Artist-in-Resident (Goldstar Sardine Bar). Films include: The Fugitive; Losing Isaiah; Unexpected; Animals; Chain Reaction. Television includes: Joan Kohn’s Bed and Bath Design/Kitchen Design (650 episodes and specials including Christmas at the White House); WTTW Spokeswoman/Announcer; Early Edition; The Onion; Chicago Story; To Sir with Love ll; Jack & Mike; Hyde and Seeke. Joan received 2 Emmys as co-writer/director of WGN’s nationally syndicated children’s sports and fitness show, Energy Express. Joan has published an acclaimed series of books on interior design for AOL –Time Warner Book Group, and has lectured nationally on home design. As a Chicago actor for over 30 years, Joan has also done numerous commercials, print, industrial, and voiceover projects.