Fifth season: Claudio in Measure for Measure, Drury in Mary Stuart and appears in Othello. Stratford: Nim in Henry V, Much Ado..., Slender in Merry Wives..., The Grapes of Wrath, The Misanthrope, The Winter’s Tale, As You Like It, Bartholomew Fair, Midsummer..., Julius Caesar. Elsewhere: Macbeth in Macbeth, All’s Well That Ends Well (Montana Shakespeare in the Parks); Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet, The Three Musketeers (Chicago Shakespeare); Robin Hood in Robin Hood (Oak Park Festival); The Tempest (First Folio). For Signal Ensemble Theatre in Chicago (co-founder): Hamlet (Hamlet), Waiting for Godot (Estragon), She Stoops to Conquer (Marlow), The Zoo Story (Jerry), Catch-22 (Chaplain), Much Ado About Nothing (Benedick), Landslide (Chris). Regional: Milwaukee Rep, American Players Theatre, Dallas Theater Center, Illinois Shakespeare Festival. As director: Old Wicked Songs, The Weir (Signal Ensemble). Film: Butterfly. Training: Birmingham Conservatory, Meadows School of the Arts (SMU). Online: christopher-prentice.com.
Meet Christopher Prentice at Meet the Festival on August 16.