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Patricia Anne Forrest Edit Profile

Editor , Publishing executive

Patricia Anne Forrest, American publishing executive, editor. Recipient Oustanding Service award, East Central Theatre Cooperative, 1996, Sace Spencer Lifetime Achievement award, 1997, award, Children's Theatre Foundation, 2004, Woodrow Wilson Centennial Celebration Commission Plays winner, Hall Mirr.

Background

Forrest, Patricia Anne was born on July 16, 1935 in Kingstree, South Carolina, United States. Daughter of John Symonds Hale and Clara Mae Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Agnes Scott College, 1955. Master of Arts, City University of New York, 1969.

Career

Public New Plays Inc., Charlottesville, Virginia, since 1962, editor, since 1962. Lecturer in field.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Capture Them With Magic, 1982, Bringing the World Alive, 1996, (plays) The Little Mermaid, 1996, Puppet Heroes Around the World, 2006.

Membership

Board directors International Association of Theatre for Children and Youth, 1981—1987. Fellow: College Fellows American Theatre. Member: American Alliance Theatre and Education (chairman exhibits 1991).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, water aerobics, snorkeling.

Connections

Married Richard Stockton Forrest, June 26, 1999. Married Dwight Ellsworth Whitton (divorced). Children: Laura Katherine, Robert Kennedy.

father:
John Symonds Hale

mother:
Clara Mae Smith

spouses:
Richard Stockton Forrest

Dwight Ellsworth Whitton

children:
Laura Katherine Forrest

Robert Kennedy Forrest