Killer Joe Bios

Rosemarie Mckelvey (Costume Designer) is glad to be working with Theatre Exile again. Previous collaborations with Theatre Exile include Rounding Third Princess Ivona and Rhinoceros. Other companies Rosemarie works with are People's Light and Theatre Company, The Arden, The Minneapolis Children's Theatre, The Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, New Paradise Laboratories, Pig Iron and Azuka.

Joshua L. Schulman(Lighting Designer) has an MFA from Boston University.  Josh has designed lighting for Hunger Theatre Company, Luna Theater Company, Flashpoint Theatre Company, Azuka Theatre, The Tribe of Fools, Theatre Exile, the Dance Theatre of Pennsylvania, Lantern Theater Company, Eternal Spiral Project, Theatre Simpatico, and Madhouse Theater Company. Josh was also one of the assistant designers on Boathouse Row and is the programmer for the Cira Centre. 

Michael Kiley is the frontman for local band Cordalene.  He is happy to be working on his first sound design with his caring Father-in-Law.  Much love to Nichole and Simon.

John has appeared locally, nationally and internationally in theatre, film and television. Recent credits include: Take Me Out at Philadelphia Theatre Company, Inventing Van Gogh, at Act II playhouse, Julius Caesar at People's Light and Theatre co, and the solo work in progress Brand X for the Live Arts Festival.  John is known nationally for his original-multimedia performances including Spin Cycle, Amputation Nation, CRYPTOME, and AntiMatter.  Over the years John has also worked on productions in Philadelphia with the Wilma, Walnut, Arden, Theatre Exile, 1812 productions, Brat productions and Interact Theatres respectively.  Film and Television credits include the upcoming films Head Space and 21 Eyes.  Other credits include: Homicide: Life on the Street, Hack, Ladder 49, Animal Factory and Girl, Interrupted.  John was the 2000 recipient of the F. Otto Haas Award for Emerging Artists and has also received grants from The Philadelphia Theatre Initiative and The Independence Foundation to further his solo work.  John is currently the head of AntiMatter Productions, specializing in original multi-media performance and music events. AntiMatter is currently seeking a space to convert into a multi-media venue fitted for live Broadband webcasting.

Desiree Salera (Stage Manager) is pleased to be working on her 14th production with Theatre Exile. In Philadelphia she has stage managed No Exit for Outcast Productions, Jesse and the Bandit Queen for Sanctuary Productions and Lost Soles for Lucidity Suitcase. Desiree has also worked as an actress with the Edinburgh Studio Opera Company in Scotland on two productions, Lakme and Fanny Robin. Thanks to her family and Eric.