Having spent 25 years as a professional actor in New York, St. Augustine native Anne Kraft was the recipient of the Best Actress Award for her portrayal as Blanche in Theatre Jacksonville’s production of "A Streetcar Named Desire." Her regional and national credits include appearances in "To Kill a Mockingbird", "Brighton Beach Memoirs", "Glass Menagerie," and "Rumors". Anne also has performed the one-woman show, "The Year of Magical Thinking" by Joan Didion for ACT as well as other venues from Melbourne, FL to Salem, Massachusetts.
Also a director, her directing credits include "Nunsense II", "Love, Loss and What I Wore", "Vital Signs", "Glass Menagerie", "Love Letters", "The Owl and the Pussycat" and "I Ought to be in Pictures."
In 2009 she was among the first recipients of the Rowita Award (Recognizing Outstanding Women in the Arts) and in February 2019 was honored to be chosen Best Actress in Folio Weekly's Best of St. Augustine Poll.
Co-founder of St. Augustine’s Limelight Theatre, Anne is a member of Actors’ Equity Association and Screen Actors Guild. Anne serves ACT as VP, Treasurer and Media Coordinator.