Jacob Snyder Timmons is originally from Raleigh, North Carolina. He attended the University of North Carolina – Greensboro where he earned his BFA in Theatre Education before moving to Blue Lake, California to earn his MFA in Ensemble-Based Physical Theatre from Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre. In the fall of 2018, Jacob will be relocating to Minneapolis, Minnesota to co-found CAHOOT?! Physical Theatre Company along with ensemble members Gabriela Haught, Eric William Jones, Chase Perkins, and Emilia Björk Perkins.
Jacob has also worked with the North Carolina Theatre for Young People, Raleigh Little Theatre, and is a co-founder of the Springdale Players- a group of theatre-makers performing in non-traditional spaces.
Jacob is a performer of many different styles- dramatic, comedic, and in between- including Commedia Dell’Arte, Melodrama, Clown, Tragedy, Mime, Slapstick, Shakespeare, and Puppetry. He is also an educator of Theatre Arts and is passionate about guiding other artists to explore and make discoveries. His training in education prepared him to teach grades K-12 in the public school setting, though he has also worked with student ages 18+ in various other settings.