Patty Jamieson appears as General Cartwright in
Guys and Dolls and Margaret Johnson in The Light in the Piazza in her seventeenth season at The Shaw. Last season, she appeared as Mother in Ragtime, as well as the lunchtime one-act opera Trouble in Tahiti.
Previous Shaw Festival credits include My Fair Lady, The Admirable Crichton, The Women, One Touch of Venus, Sunday in the Park with George, Play, Orchestra, Play, A Little Night Music, Follies: In Concert, Mack and Mabel, Tristan, High Society, Happy End, Major Barbara, Pygmalion, Pal Joey, On the Twentieth Century, Diana of Dobson’s, The House of Bernarda Alba, Merrily We Roll Along, Shadow Play, The Man Who Came to Dinner, She Loves Me, Easy Virtue, A Foggy Day, Lady Windermere’s Fan, Lady Be Good! and Ivona, Princess of Burgundia.
Patty’s other theatre credits include The Light in the Piazza (Margaret, Acting Stage Company); A Man of No Importance (Lily Byrne, Acting Upstage); It’s a Wonderful Life (Niagara Historical Museum); the workshop of Tristan (Shaw/Tarragon Theatre co-production); One Night Stand (Talk is Free Theatre); The Music Man (Theatre Aquarius); Guinevere in Camelot (Manitoba Theatre Centre, Theatre Calgary and Citadel Theatre); The House of Martin Guerre (Canadian Stage Company); The Boy Friend, The Gondoliers (Stratford Shakespeare Festival); Family Values (Irish Arts Center, off Broadway); Little Shop of Horrors (Theatre Calgary and Manitoba Theatre Centre); Season’s Greetings (Manitoba Theatre Centre); Lend Me a Tenor, Me and My Girl (Drayton Festival); Cats (Hamburg, Germany); Waiting for the Parade, The Duke of Nothing (Tarragon Theatre); Me and My Girl (Limelight Dinner Theatre); Cinderella (Rainbow Stage); Guys and Dolls (Sudbury Theatre Centre).
Born in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Patty was raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She holds a Bachelor of Arts and the Dean’s gold medal from the University of Winnipeg, and is working on her Masters degree in Education.