Bronwyn Sims & Patrick Donnelly have been performing together since they met during an extended run ofCharles Busch’s “Sleeping Beauty or COMA” at Raven Theatrical in Boston. In 2009 they founded Strong Coffee Stage, a physical theatre company based in Vermont. Strong Coffee Stage is a professional theater company dedicated to creating compelling theater for local and international audiences that combine movement, music, vulnerability, virtuosity, and humor to create original theatrical productions. Strong Coffee Stage also facilitates periodic master classes in physical theatre, clown, improvisation and acting and brings master teachers and performers to share their knowledge with the Southern Vermont community. Strong Coffee Stage is a New England States Touring Artist (NEST), Juried Teaching Artist in the State of Vermont, and has received funding from the National Endowment for the Arts, Vermont Arts Council, and the Vermont Community Foundation.