Christian Gray | Artistic Associate

Christian will be appearing in Rough Crossing this season. Previous First Folio roles include Jim Tyrone in A Moon for the Misbegotten (Jeff Nomination – Best Production), Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet (2011), the title role in The Madness of Edgar Allan Poe (2012), and Bertie Wooster in the Jeeves series.  He recently played Henry Higgins in Pygmalion (ShawChicago, ensemble member).  He has performed with over 20 Chicago area companies, including Court Theatre, Remy Bumppo, and Writers’ Theatre.  Regional credits include Fort Worth Shakespeare (TX), Kentucky Repertory, and Pennsylvania Stage Company.  Film/internet/commercial credits include Plastic (FPPI Films: Best Supporting Actor – Indie Horror Film Festival Award, Chicago Horror Film Festival Nomination), Reclamation (NTG Productions), and The Gasoline Party (Standoff Productions); a webisode series Classholes (Red City Productions); Horseshoe Casino, Stein Garden and Gifts, Sprint/Nextel (spec).  He will next play Thomas Walsingham in The Shakespeare Conspiracy at Artists’ Ensemble in Rockford, and will appear in the upcoming films Day 1 (Skibo Films), Machine Baby (Poor Yorick Productions), and Drifted (Boomstick Films).  Love to Lydia!