Michael Anthony Williams*
Michael is ecstatic to be debuting at Pioneer Theatre Company! Off-Broadway credits: Persephone at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Regional credits: Jitney and Of Mice and Men at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park; Jitney and To Kill A Mockingbird at Ford’s Theater; King Hedley II at Arena Stage; Unexplored Interior at Mosaic Theater Company; Starving at Woolly Mammoth Theatre; Jesus Hopped the “A” Train and Two Trains Running at Round House Theatre; Venus and Omnium Gatherum at Olney Theatre Center; Nomathemba with Ladysmith Black Mambazo at Steppenwolf Theatre, Crossroads Theatre and The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; The Second City Theatre; Master Harold and the Boys at Studio Theatre; Fences and Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom at the Swine Palace; The Colored Museum at Victory Gardens Theater; East Texas Hot Links for the Onyx Theatre Ensemble; The Bluest Eye at Theatre Alliance, and Two Trains Running for the African Continuum Theatre Company at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Television credits: The Wire for HBO, FBI Files, and Homicide: Life on the Streets for NBC. Film credits: Losing Isaiah, The Replacements, Contact, Unbreakable and The Brave One. Williams dedicates his complete body of work to his daughter, Margarita Williams.
*Member of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States