Glenda ManWaring

Executive Artistic Director

864.233.6733 (ext. 107)
glenda.manwaring@centrestage.org

A well-known Upstate performer, director and voiceover artist, Glenda has served as ED/AD since May 2010.  She served as Creative Director for the 2010 Centre Stage production of Rock n’ Roll Heaven which opened the door for her current position. One of the greatest theatrical endeavors is to begin with an idea, enlist the people to cultivate that idea and watch it grow to success through the efforts of all involved—what a thrill!”  Having performed on Greenville’s great stages including Centre Stage, Warehouse, Greenville Little Theatre, Peace Centre and SCCT she counts it a privilege to be part of Greenville’s rich theatre history. Formerly Creative Ministry Director at Southside Fellowship, Glenda is the wife of Todd ManWaring, owner of ManWaring Construction. She has two daughters, Chelsey Brilliandt and Paige ManWaring and one son-in-law, Alex Brilliandt and a new grandbaby, Piper June. Her Centre Stage credits as an actor include Moonlight and Magnolias, It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play, Crimes of the Heart and Angel Street. Her CS directing credits include Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, HairsprayNext to Normal, Producers,  A Time To Kill and The Addams Family. Awarded the 2013 and 2014-2015 Woman of the Year from the National Association of Professional Women, member of the Continental Who’s Who of professionals and executives.