Christopher Seiler

christopher seiler american shakespeare center

Member of Actors’ Equity Association (AEA).

This season:

Claudius in Hamlet; Gaunt, Carlisle in Richard II; Claudius in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead; Waitwell in The Way of the World; Pandulpho, Senator in Antonio’s Revenge.


More than 60 roles in 44 productions, including Moth in Love’s Labour’s Lost; York in The Fall of King Henry (Henry VI, Part 3); Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew; Dogberry in Much Ado about Nothing; Theseus in A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Albany in King Lear; Shylock in The Merchant of Venice; Baptista in The Taming of the Shrew; Fluellen, Charles VI in Henry V; Scrooge in A Christmas Carol; Crumpet in The Santaland Diaries; Corambis in Hamlet; Pompey in Measure for Measure; Sir Toby Belch in Twelfth Night; Duke in The Two Gentlemen of Verona; Chausible in The Importance of Being Earnest.


Slender, Pistol in Merry Wives of Windsor (Hedgepig Theatre Ensemble, Brooklyn, NY); Duke Senior, Duke Frederick, Corin in As You Like It (Happy Few Theatre Company, New York, NY); Polonius, Gravedigger in Hamlet (Shakespeare Forum, New York, NY); Dogberry in Much Ado about Nothing (Grand Valley Shakespeare Festival, Allendale, MI); Leonato in Much Ado about Nothing (American Globe, New York, NY); Ensemble in Guilt and Fear (Disgruntled Bit Players, New York, NY); Brabantio in Othello (Oberon Theatre Ensemble, New York, NY); Madame Parnelle in Tartuffe (Stage First, Cincinnati, OH); Editor Webb in Our Town, Archie in Brigadoon, Ruckly in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Porthouse Theater, Cuyahoga Falls, OH); Leon Czolgosz in Assassins, C.C. Showers in The Diviners (Falcon Theater, Cincinnati, OH).


MFA in Acting, Kent State University; BFA in Acting, Kent State University, Ohio.