Rodney Witherspoon, II

Teaching Artist

Trinity Rep: The Inheritance, A Christmas Carol 2021 and 2023, A Christmas Carol Online 2020. Brown/Trinity Rep: Summer and Smoke, Macbeth. Off-Broadway: Tidwell, or the Plantation Play, Samuel French OOB Festival. Regional: K-I-S-S-I-N-G, Huntington Theatre Company/Front Porch Arts Collective; Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812, Passing Strange, Wilbury Theatre Group; Fate Comes Knocking, Mixed Magic Theatre; Shipwrecked!, Nat Turner in Jerusalem (director), Wellfleet Harbor Actors Theater; Cymbeline, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company; SpeakEasy Stage Company, Berkeley Repertory Company, and many others. Education: BA, University of California, Berkeley; MFA, Brown/Trinity Rep. Other: A Los Angeles native, Rodney is an actor, writer, director, and educator. His play, Tidwell, or the Plantation Play, is published by Samuel French/Concord Theatricals.