Julia Paolino

is a New England based teaching artist and youth theatre director. As a Wheelock College graduate, she has been involved with Wheelock Family Theatre in a variety of ways including acting in productions of Charlotte’s WebShrek,Hairspray, and It’s a Wonderful Life. Last year, Julia served as the education apprentice for the Tony-award winning Hartford Stage Company where she taught literacy through theatre in schools throughout central Connecticut. In addition to WFT, she is the Performing Arts Director of the Hockomock Area YMCA and a teaching artist for the Gamm Theatre.