Deanna Surber (Louise Seger) is thrilled to be back on stage at the Clarence Brown Theatre in this alumni production after 30 years, and in her first role as a new member of the Actors’ Equity Association. Deanna has appeared on local stages for many years and loves the challenge of bringing characters to life on stage including, most recently, Bright Star’s Alice Murphy in the 2019 Word Player’s production. Previous credits also include Little Women (Marmee) with The Word Players; A Little Night Music (Desiree) and 1776 (Abigail Adams) with the Oak Ridge Community Playhouse; and South Pacific (Nellie) and Kiss Me, Kate (Lilly/Kate) with Tennessee Valley Players. She has an MFA from the University of Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. Additionally she has trained with such notable talent as Betty Buckley. Deanna owns her own private studio in which she is a full time vocal and acting coach, specializing in contemporary and commercial styles of music with advanced training in Somatic Voicework™ with Jeanie LoVetri, of the Lovetri Institute. Deanna is grateful for the love and support of her family and friends.