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Will Shaw

AEA
Phone646-369-0965Height5' 11"
EmailWeight170 lbs
 
Theater Credits
Taming of the Shrew   Lucentio     Shakespeare Festival St. Louis     Sean Graney
Fatherland*   Young Man With a Sensitive Streak     NYTW     Andrew Ondrejcak
Red Rooster*   Narrator     The Public Theater     Liesl Tommy
A Raisin in the Sun   Moving Man (u/s George Murchison, performed)     Trinity Repertory Company     Brian McEleney
Dog Park**   Rob     Brown/Trinity Playwrights Rep     Michael Perlamn
Dogs of the Blue Gods   Rover     Brown/Trinity Playwrights Rep     Christopher Windom
You For Me For You**   Doctor, Dark Form     Writing is Live!     Megan Sandberg-Zakian
Measure for Measure   Claudio     Brown/Trinity Rep     Noah Brody
Woyzeck   Woyzeck     Brown/Trinity Rep     Chrisopher Windom
Othello   Othello     Brown/Trinity Rep     Rudi Utter
The Tempest   Caliban     Brown/Trinity Rep     Christopher Windom
Hamlet   Marcellus, Player     Brown/Trinity Rep     Michael Perlman
Mad Forest   Priest, Painter, Toma     Brown/Trinity Rep     Heath Cullens
Our Country's Good   Lt. Dawes, Ketch Freeman, Black Caesar     Brown/Trinity Rep     Christopher Windom
Blood Wedding   Ensemble     Brown/Trinity Rep     Stephen Buescher
Trojan Barbie*   Max     Black Repertory Theater     Nadia Mahdi
Rain. Some Fish. No Elephants.   Blackie     Tufts University     Downing Cless
States of Grace   Jack     Underground Railway Theater     Debra Wise
Picasso at the Lapin Agile   Gaston     Tufts University     
Fifth of July   Jed Jenkins     Tufts University     Don Weingust
School for Scandal   Master Rowley     Tufts University      Sheriden Thomas
Compleat Wrks of Wllm Shkspr (Abridged)   Pretentious Self     Tufts University     
Pillowman   Ariel     Tufts University     
Parade   Newt Lee     Tufts University      Barbara Grossman
 
Film Credits
Tunnels of Love   Recruit     Cooper Union     Brett Harding
Down and Out   Sydney     Ivory Tusks Productions     
Starfish   Jack     Ivory Tusks Productions     
 
Other Credits
Works Don't Work   Mime     Broken Box Mime Theater     FringeNYC 2011 & Soho Rep/Walkerspace
 
*Reading
**World Premiere
 
Education and Training
Brown University/Trinity Rep M.F.A. Acting
Tufts University B.A. in Theatre

ACTING: Brian McEleney, Annie Scurria, Stephen Berenson (Chekhov, Moliere), Sheriden Thomas, Adrienne Macki
VOICE: Thom Jones, D'Arcy Dersham, Deborah Cooney
SINGING: Sue Ellen Kuzma, Kathryne Jennings, Tom Gregg, Diane Richardson
PHYSICAL THEATRE: Stephen Buescher (Commedia and Mask, West African Dance), Daniel Stein, Laura Muñoz (Yoga, Dance, Contact Improv),
CLOWN: Jane Nichols, Christopher Bayes
STAGE COMBAT: Craig Handel, Meron Langsner
ALEXANDER: Christine Stevens, Carol Gill
VIEWPOINTS: Phil Soltanoff
ON-CAMERA: Geoff Soffer, David Vaccari
WORKSHOPS: Arnold Mungioli, Jordan Thaler, Tim Marshall, Dr. Robert Mauer, Richard Jenkins, Kate Burton
DIRECTING: Laura Kepley, Beth Milles, Liesl Tommy
PLAYWRITING/COLLABORATION: Dan Le Franc, Chay Yew, Curt Columbus
THEATRE HISTORY: Downing Cless, Barbara Grossman, Don Weingust, Claire Conceison
 
Special Skills
Boxing, West African Dance, Mime, Yoga (Yogi Kapil), Traveling to Foreign Lands, Artistic/Administrative Intern at American Repertory Theatre

Accents/Dialects: British RP, London, American Southern (rhotic and non), Jamaican, Irish
 
Awards and Recognition
Tufts Drama Department:
Best Actor for Rain. Some Fish. No Elephants.
Best Ensemble for Fifth of July