Meet the Cast & Creative Team of Race
J. ANTHONY CRANE* (Jack Lawson)
Cap Rep debut! Broadway: Sight Unseen (MTC), Butley (Booth). Off-Broadway: Modern Orthodox, Relativity, The Brothers Karamazov. Regional: Absalom at Humana, Farragut North, 50 Words at CATF, Sight Unseen at Old Globe, Spamalot at Wynn Las Vegas and Scar in The Lion King National Tour. Also: All My Sons, Our Country’s Good, The Glass Menagerie, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, Closer. FILM/ TV: Life on Mars, Ugly Betty, The Practice, Third Watch, JAG, Six Degrees, Frasier, CSI, and USA’s The Big Easy Graduate of Northwestern University.
WYNN HARMON* (Charles Strickland)
Capital Rep: Dr. Faustus, Pure Poe, The Taming of the Shrew. Broadway: The Detective in Porgy and Bess (also telecast "Live from Lincoln Center" on PBS). Off-Broadway: As You Like It, The New Yorkers, Tibet Does Not Exist. Regional: Lost in the Stars and The Music Man at Glimmerglass Festival and Royal Opera House of Muscat, Oman. Also: US premiere of The Habit of Art at Studio Theatre, and performances with: Arena Stage, Alley Theatre, Long Wharf, Hartford Stage, American Conservatory Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse,Westport Country Playhouse, Pioneer Theatre, Shakespeare Theatre DC, Hudson Valley Shakespeare, Shakespeare Festival of St. Louis, Orlando Shakespeare Theatre, Alabama Shakespeare Festival and eleven shows at The Old Globe in San Diego. He played Trevor Babcock on All My Children, and received two Best Supporting Actor Awards, and the Edwin E. Stein Award for Excellence in the Arts.
SHELLEY THOMAS* (Susan)
Shelley most recently starred in the Off-Broadway production of Triassic Parq (Cast Recording). Other favorite credits: Rent (National/International Tour); Brooklyn the Musical (Broadway); On the Levee (LCT3); Zanna, Don't! (Cast Recording); The Women of Brewster Place (Arena Stage, Alliance); The Bluest Eye (Long Wharf, Hartford Stage); Carmen, The Musical (La Jolla Playhouse). TV/Film: NBC’s “Kings”; independent films New Brooklyn and Immaculate Misconception. Background vocalist for Vanessa Williams; BFA Musical Theatre, Syracuse University.
KEVIN CRAIG WEST* (Henry Brown)
Award winning actor/filmmaker and proud member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA. When not on camera or stage, he enjoys producing, directing, writing and coaching. He also enjoys sharing his talents as a teacher/artist and has worked with many Arts in Education groups including Theatre for a New Audience, Only Make Believe, and Symphony Space. Kevin is the owner of the production company, MoBetta Films and is co-founder and owner of the on-camera actor training company, Experience The Studio. Kevin is an advisory board member of WAM Theatre as well as Lake Placid Film Forum, President of Upstate Independents and has served as Assistant Director of FilmColumbia Festival. Visit him at www.KevinCraigWest.com