BIG FISH features real-life husband and wife Clare Arena Haden and Scott Haden as Sandra and Edward Bloom. Clare was most recently seen in Forward Theater Company's production of Silent Sky and Theatre LILA's The Suitcase dreams while Scott recently played the Balladeer in Four Seasons Theatre's production of Assassins.
Clare Arena Haden (Sandra Bloom) is excited with her debut production with Four Seasons, and she is grateful to return to Theatre LILA after performing in The Suitcase Dreams. She received her MFA in acting from UW-Madison and currently teaches performance techniques for the School of Nursing there. She was last seen on stage in Forward Theater's Silent Sky and is a proud member of AEA, VASTA, and TESOL. Thank you to our families for making this dream a reality!
Scott Haden (Edward Bloom) is thrilled to join Theatre LILA and Four Seasons! Scott has enjoyed acting for theaters across the country, including American Players Theatre, Utah Shakespeare Festival, Chicago Shakespeare Theatre, Writers’ Theatre (Jeff Nomination), Children’s Theatre of Madison, Madison Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Chamber Theatre, and Theatre at the Center. He is a member of Actors’ Equity, and is proud to serve as the Communications Director at Forward Theater Company in Madison.