Aiden Sims

Ensemble, Second Season Aiden is an SCPA alumna and a recipient of the Corbett-Mayerson Award for Drama. Her recent credits include MJ Soch in Dog & Pony DC’s Beertown at the Know Theatre of Cincinnati, Maureen in RENT at the Warsaw Federal Incline Theatre, Marta in The Carnegie’s Company, the Little Match Girl in Striking 12 at Falcon Theatre, Lucifer and Abel in […]

Michael Shooner

Ensemble, Fourth Season Michael is happy to return to CSC after several years away, having previously appeared here in The Weir, Romeo and Juliet and All My Sons. A Cincinnati native and alumnus of Edgecliff College, Michael left town in 1979 on a 17-year performing odyssey that included stints in Los Angeles, Seattle and Montana. He founded New Edgecliff Theatre in 1998. […]

Sara Sharos

Assistant Stage Manager, Debut Sara is stoked to be joining Cincinnati Shakes. She most recently was the Prop Master for Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre’s tenth season. Other credits include Assistant Stage Managing at Gateway Playhouse. She worked on the regional premiere of Rock of Ages, Roger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella, and Gateway’s Haunted Playhouse. All you need […]

Vanessa Sawson

Ensemble, Debut Vanessa is honored to join the CSC Family. Vanessa hails from Detroit, Michigan where she earned her MFA in Acting at Wayne State University. Upon graduation she had the pleasure of working with Tipping Point Theatre, Meadow Brook Theatre, Michigan Shakespeare Festival’s Touring Company and most recently Kickshaw Theatre’s inaugural production, The Electric Baby. The summer of 2014 she had the […]

Nicholas Rose

Ensemble, Twenty-Second Season Nicholas is a resident of Cincinnati and has performed on most of the area’s stages as well as on both East and West Coasts.  After this season, Nick will have performed in 32 of Shakespeare’s 38 play canon, with only 6 more plays to go to unlock the “Complete the Canon” actor achievement.  […]

Paul Riopelle

Ensemble, Sixth Season Paul first appeared as an Ensemble Member on the CSC MainStage as Prospero in The Tempest in 1999; he is honored to be closing this final season on Race Street in the same show. Paul has appeared in a Broadway National Tour, an Off-Broadway premiere, and as proud stand-in for his hero, Dustin Hoffman, on the film Stranger […]

Maddie Regan

Production Manager, Second Season Maddie is delighted to continue her tenure with CSC for the 2016-2017 season. Since graduating from the Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama, she has had the pleasure of serving on the producing staff of In the Mood, an internationally touring 1940s musical revue. Prior to relocating to the Queen City, Maddie oversaw onboard entertainment as […]

Maggie Lou Rader

Ensemble, Sixth Season Maggie is grateful to be with her CSC family again. Originally from Oklahoma, she’s obtained degrees from William Jewell College and the Birmingham School of Acting and has performed regionally and internationally with Oklahoma Shakespeare in the Park, Birmingham Old Rep, Know Theatre of Cincinnati, and Kentucky Shakespeare playing such roles as Hermione in The […]

Regina Pugh

Ensemble, Third Season Regina previously performed with CSC in The Crucible (in collaboration with Xavier University) and Sense and Sensibility. She has performed at Cincinnati Playhouse (A Christmas Carol) and numerous productions at Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati including Annapurna, The Other Place, Next Fall and My Name is Asher Lev. Previous ETC shows include Buckminster Fuller, After the Fall (directed by Rebecca Miller), and […]

Patrick E. Phillips

Ensemble, Second Season Patrick is a proud graduate of Xavier University where he received his degrees in Theatre and English. Patrick’s recent credits include Mockingbird with Falcon Theatre’s Fourth Wall series, Relatively Speaking with Diogenes Theatre Company and the regional premiere of Luna Gale (Peter) with Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. Some of Patrick’s favorite collegiate credits […]