Silver Lining

Sandi Toksvig

Silver Lining

Joanna Monro


Joanna has just completed her fourth Christmas season at Hall for Cornwall Truro playing Aunty Flo a part that was written for her in Jack & The Beanstalk.

Joanna played the part of Rosie in the smash hit musical Mamma Mia. She was in the International Tour for 2 years then joined the London cast for a period of 5 years at The Prince of Wales Theatre then at The Novello Theatre.

Theatre includes: Breeze Block Park, (Liverpool Playhouse); Habeas Corpus, (Northcott Theatre, Exeter); Women on the Verge of HRT; Golden Leaf Strut; The Master Builder (Belgrade Theatre); Blood Brothers; Prisoner Cell Block H; Baby Love; Rough Crossing; All’s Well That Ends Well; Dead White Males; The Price of Meat; and Taming of the Shrew; Nuffield Theatre. Dreams of San Fransisco; Bush Theatre; When I Was a Girl I Used to Scream and Shout, Whitehall Theatre, Free as Air; Finborough Theatre.

Television includes; Charity Begins; Doctors; Casualty; Chambers, People Like Us; The Cazelet Chronicles; The Elgin Marbles; That’s Life; Doctor Who, Fast Forward ,Simon & the Witch, Up Our Street Jackanory (BBC) Emmerdale; The Bill; Confessions of a Diary Secretary (ITV) & Peter Kosminsky’s the Life and Death of Philip Knight. Dream Team (Sky One); Hale & Pace, the Six o’Clock Show (LWT).

Radio includes: Westway, The Award winning series for the BBC World Service. Numerous plays and comedy series for BBC Radio. Joanna has also been a member of BBC Radio Drama Company and is currently a recurring character in the BBC Radio 4 epic Homefront

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