Eric Olson

Eric Olson

Eric Olson: Local credits: Tallgrass Theatre: Hillary: A Modern Greek Tragedy With A (Somewhat) Happy Ending; StageWest: Straight White Men; Des Moines Playhouse: Around the World In 80 Days. Other select credits: Coronado Playhouse: Monty Python’s Spamalot; Desert Ensemble Theatre Company: God of Carnage, A Midsummer Night’s Dream; La Quinta Playhouse: Waiting for Godot, Baby With The Bathwater; Lend Me A Tenor; Palm Canyon Theatre: One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, Company, A Few Good Men. Education: BA, UCLA; MS, Columbia University, New York. Career: Actor, playwright, director, journalist, professor, dad… a bit of everything. Currently working as a communications specialist for State of Iowa. Personal: Eric is excited to help celebrate the Bard and share the stage with the talented artists of his new hometown. Special thanks to his wife, Juli, and daughters Paige and Sophie for their support!