Eric Hissom

Eric is very happy to return to Theater J, where his credits include Everything is Illuminated, Life Sucks (or the Present Ridiculous), and The Body of an American. DC area credits include The Great Leap at Round House Theatre; Arcadia at Folger Theatre (Helen Hayes award); Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Arena Stage; The Diary of Anne Frank at Olney Theatre Center; Born Yesterday at Ford’s Theatre; In the Next Room, or the vibrator play at Woolly Mammoth Theatre; The Effect at Studio Theatre, and many others. Regional credits include work at Seattle Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Cleveland Play House, Milwaukee Rep, Asolo Repertory Theatre, Syracuse Stage and many others. He did the national tour of The Thirty-Nine Steps, and has done a smattering of TV and film, including the feature Out of Time. He has an MFA from Florida State’s Asolo Conservatory.

At the Folger: 
Storyteller, Camillo, Antigonus, and others
Apemantus