A University of Manitoba Bachelor of Fine Arts graduate, Joanna Hawkins has always felt a strong connection to the arts. She is a skilled artist (drawing & painting), graphic designer and photographer but her real dream had always been with acting. Joanna has performed as a lead in a children’s show for young deaf children and has been involved in several films in Manitoba as a featured extra as well as two television commercials. Joanna has been professionally trained in mime, physical comedy and storytelling by the award winning Hot Thespian Action’s Shannon Guile.
Recent Credits: Solo mime performer (Painted Hands Casino. Upcoming.), 100 Decibels Performance (SMD’s Mystery Gala, Club Regent Casino), 100 Decibels performance (Nurturing DeafArts), 100 Decibels performance (Canada Association of the Deaf), 100 Decibels presents: Loud and Clear (Winnipeg Fringe Festival), 100 Decibels presents: Can You Hear Me Now? (Winnipeg Fringe Festival).