Elijah Alexander

AEA Member

Elijah  Alexander

Richard “Gentleman” Rivers in Fingersmith

In three seasons at OSF: Don Capulet in Romeo and Juliet; Ajax in Troilus and Cressida; Mr. Darcy in Pride and Prejudice; Lord Mortimer in Henry IV, Part One; Fourth General, Second Retainer in Throne of Blood (OSF, Brooklyn Academy of Music); Florindo in The Servant of Two Masters, King Henry in Henry VIII.

Other theatres: Broadway: Midas, Orpheus, Erysicthon in Metamorphoses (Circle in the Square). Off-Broadway: Mark in Shopping and F**king (New York Theatre Workshop). Regional: Bashir in Ayad Ahktar's The Invisible Hand (A Contemporary Theatre); Richard III in Richard III, Marc Antony in Julius Caesar (Utah Shakespeare Festival); Theseus/Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (South Coast Repertory); California Shakespeare Theater, Denver Center Theatre Company, The Old Globe Theatre, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Santa Fe Shakespeare, Syracuse Stage, Geva Theatre, Barrington Stage Company. International: Tantalus (Royal Shakespeare Company, written by John Barton).

Film/TV: Awake, Touch, Amazing Love/The Story of Hosea, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, So Notorious, Emily’s Reasons Why Not, Summerland, JAG, Playing Shakespeare.

Education: MFA, Yale School of Drama.