Behind the scenes


The Production Team

Out of the Shadows exists because of the time and talent of so many.  We are blessed to have theater professionals working side-by-side with theater newbies.  All are volunteers.

Production team 2018

Founder and Producer

Wendy Carroll

Wendy has been in the film and theater business for 40 years as a producer at Disney Studios, an actress on stages in the US and Canada, and as an adjunct faculty member of Scottsdale Community College Film & Television Dept.


Lorna Hamilton

Lorna is a well-established and sought out director and choreographer in the Spokane and Coeur d'Alene area. 

Musical Director

Julie Powell 

Stage Manager

Jamie Sciarrio

Set Design

Peter Hardie

Peter is a well-recognzied set designer and builder, having decades of experience, particuarly as the in-house set designer/builder for Spokane Civic theater for most of his career.  He thought he retired last year.  Heh heh heh!

Costume Designer

Judith McGiveney

Judy is an Emmy Award-winning costume designer whose knowledge and experience is priceless.  She designed and created costumes for our first and second productions and we're THRILLED to have her back