Joan Marcus

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Publicity photograph of the American actor Brian Copeland by Joan Marcus.

Joan Marcus is a theatrical photographer based in Manhattan, New York, USA.[1]

Marcus, originally from Pittsburgh,[2] was educated at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. She has been active as a theatrical photographer in Washington, D.C. and New York City for most of her career. Starting in 1986, she has been a photographer on Broadway theatre productions,[1] covering over a hundred shows including Wicked, The Lion King, SisterAct, and The Book of Mormon.[3] She is considered to be "one of the preeminent Broadway photographers."[4]

Joan Marcus is married to the theatrical press agent Adrian Bryan-Brown of Boneau/Bryan-Brown, a leading Broadway press agency.[5]

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  1. ^ a b Joan Marcus at the Internet Broadway Database.
  2. ^ Greer, Ann (December 1991). "People: Marcus's job is more than shooting stars". American Theatre. 
  3. ^ "Pictures from "Wicked" A New Musical". Beyond the Rainbow to Oz. Retrieved October 3, 2011. 
  4. ^ Rothstein, Mervyn (19 May 2006). "A Life in the Theatre: Photographer Joan Marcus". Playbill. Retrieved October 3, 2011. 
  5. ^ Adrian Bryan-Brown at the Internet Broadway Database.