PAUL RIOPELLE*

Paul Riopelle

(Ensemble, Fifth Season) recently won the 2013 Oscar Wilde Award for Best Shakespearean Performance in the state of Michigan for his portrayal of Marc Antony in Antony and Cleopatra.  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 Than Fiction.   NYC/Regional credits include Romeo, Richard III, Benedick, Cassius, Jaques, King John, Marc Antony (in Julius Caesar as well as A&C), and two turns as Hamlet.  Favorite contemporary credits include John Proctor in The Crucible, Algernon in The Importance of Being Earnest, and Vladimir in Waiting for Godot.  Warmest love and thanks to Mom and Dad for a lifetime of love and support.