as Trivelin, in Fickle

Pictured here with Chris Dinolfo and Alyssa Wilmoth-Keegan in Fickle by Meg Miroshnik at Olney Theatre Center. Directed by Eleanor Holdridge. Winger/Spring 2017. 

Photo by Stan Barouh

as Tarquin, in Hear Lucrece

Pictured here with Tonya Beckman in the Hear Lucrece project, a co-production of Wolf Trap Opera and Taffety Punk. Summer 2016.  

Photo by Teresa Castracane

Hamlet the First Quarto

Pictured in the title role of Taffety Punk's Hamlet, The First Quarto, by William Shakespeare,
directed by Joel David Santner. 2015.

Photo by C Stanley Photography

The Devil in His Own Words

As the Devil (with Cain) in Taffety Punk's The Devil in His Own Words, Directed by Lise Bruneau, 2014.

Photo by Teresa Castracane

as Curtis, in The Lyons

Pictured here with Brandon McCoy in The Lyons  by Nicky Silver at Round House Theatre. Directed by John Vreeke, 2013.

Photo by Danisha Crosby


As Hamlet, pictured here with Theo Black as Horatio. Directed by Lise Bruneau at the Nebraska Shakespeare Festival, 2011.

Photo Courtesy of Nebraska Shakespeare

as Suffolk, Henry VI pt 2

Alabama Shakespeare Festival's Wars of the Roses, presenting Henry VI pts 1, 2, 3, and Richard III as a three-show trilogy. Winter/Spring 2007.

Photo courtesy of Alabama Shakespeare Festival

as Man, The Chairs

In a punk adaptation of Ionesco's The Chairs, directed by Alain Timar at Round House Theatre. 2005.

Photo by Stan Barouh


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