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Bruce Cromer

 
Bio:
Bruce Cromer has been a proud member of Actors' Equity Association since 1981. A BFA Acting graduate from the Professional Actor Training Program at Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio, Bruce was already acting professionally with the Alabama Shakespeare Festival before his graduation. A ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Bruce Cromer has been a proud member of Actors' Equity Association since 1981. A BFA Acting graduate from the Professional Actor Training Program at Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio, Bruce was already acting professionally with the Alabama Shakespeare Festival before his graduation. A ... (read complete bio)
 

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Fiona Robberson and Bruce Cromer Photo

Fiona Robberson and Bruce Cromer

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06/17/2019
Bruce Cromer and Michael Stewart Allen Photo

Bruce Cromer and Michael Stewart Allen

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Quentin McCuiston as Chiron, Fiona Robberson as Lavinia, Bruce Cromer as Titus Andron Photo

Quentin McCuiston as Chiron, Fiona Robberson as Lavinia, Bruce Cromer as Titus Andronicus, and Torsten Johnson as Demetrius with the company of Titus Andronicus. Photo credit: Jerry Dalia.

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Vanessa Morosco as Tamora, Bruce Cromer as Titus Andronicus, Quentin McCuiston as Chi Photo

Vanessa Morosco as Tamora, Bruce Cromer as Titus Andronicus, Quentin McCuiston as Chiron, and Torsten Johnson as Demetrius. Photo credit: Jerry Dalia.

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07/19/2018
AJ DeAugustine as young Lucius, Fiona Robberson as Lavinia, Robert Cuccioli as Marcus Photo

AJ DeAugustine as young Lucius, Fiona Robberson as Lavinia, Robert Cuccioli as Marcus, and Bruce Cromer a Titus Andronicus. Photo credit: Jerry Dalia.

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Bruce Cromer Biography

Bruce Cromer has been a proud member of Actors' Equity Association since 1981. A BFA Acting graduate from the Professional Actor Training Program at Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio, Bruce was already acting professionally with the Alabama Shakespeare Festival before his graduation. A leading actor, fight choreographer, and stage combat instructor with ASF for seven seasons, Bruce acted in over half of the Shakespeare canon: playing Hamlet, Romeo, Tybalt, Prince Hal, Macduff, Guiderius in CYMBELINE, Charles Surface in THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL, Sebastian in two TWELFTH NIGHTs, Lysander in two MIDSUMMER NIGHTS DREAMs, Proteus in two TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONAs, Richmond in RICHARD III, etc.

He has also acted with the Santa Fe Stages International Theatre Festival, the Conservatory Theatre Company in Seattle, the Seattle Childrens' Theatre, the Milwaukee Repertory Theater, the Repertory Theatre of St. Louis, the Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati, the Clarence Brown Theatre in Knoxville, TN, the Globe Theatre in Los Angeles, the Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey, and the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park. He has been a Resident Artist since 1987 with the Human Race Theatre Company in Dayton, Ohio.

Bruce is a Certified Teacher with the Society of American Fight Directors, with over forty choreographed productions across the U.S. He is a full Professor of Acting and Movement with the BFA Acting program at Wright State, where he has taught since 1987.

A firm believer in the American National (Regional) Theatre, Mr. Cromer makes his home in Yellow Springs, Ohio.

Bruce played Kim Burke in the Focus Features film DARK WATERS, with Mark Ruffalo, directed by Todd Haynes.




Bruce Cromer News

Wright State Theatre Presents KARENS: A Comedy Of Very Bad Manners Photo Wright State Theatre Presents KARENS: A Comedy Of Very Bad Manners
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 8, 2021

Acclaimed actor, director and professor at Wright State University, Bruce Cromer, is leaping recklessly into the current social moment in every imaginable way with his new adaptation of Moliere's class comedy, The Learned Ladies. His new version is called ‚ÄúKARENS: a comedy of bad manners‚ÄĚ and premiers as a free video-only production on YouTube February 26-28.

Cincinnati Opera Announces All-Digital WINTER FESTIVAL Photo Cincinnati Opera Announces All-Digital WINTER FESTIVAL
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 25, 2021

Cincinnati Opera steps into winter with its first-ever, all-digital Winter Festival. Featuring three, free streamed programs premiering in February and March, Cincinnati Opera’s Winter Festival spotlights celebrated singers, actors, and instrumentalists in an eclectic variety of artistic genres.

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: HAMILTON - Aronoff Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Cinci Photo December 19th Update: HAMILTON - Aronoff Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Cincinnati Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards Update: HAMILTON - Aronoff Leads Best Musical! Photo BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards Update: HAMILTON - Aronoff Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 9, 2019

There's just a few weeks left to make your voice heard and submit your votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Cincinnati Awards!  Photo December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Cincinnati Awards!
by BWW - Dec 2, 2019

It's December! Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized. Check out the first set of stats below.

First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Cincinnati Awards!  Photo First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Cincinnati Awards!
by BWW - Nov 25, 2019

Voting is NOW OPEN and the first votes are in for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Cincinnati Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The nominees are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized!

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Returns To Cincinnati Playhouse Photo A CHRISTMAS CAROL Returns To Cincinnati Playhouse
by Stephi Wild - Nov 12, 2019

The Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park's joyous, time-honored celebration of the true meaning of the holidays returns for its 29th season as First Financial Bank presents Charles Dickens' A CHRISTMAS CAROL. The beloved, iconic story will be performed Nov. 27 through Dec. 29 in the Playhouse's Robert S. Marx Theatre. (Opening night is Nov. 29.)

BWW Review: Ken Ludwig's THE THREE MUSKETEERS at STNJ-A Rousing and Wonderful Show fo Photo BWW Review: Ken Ludwig's THE THREE MUSKETEERS at STNJ-A Rousing and Wonderful Show for Metro Audiences to Enjoy
by Marina Kennedy - Jun 21, 2019

Experience a new version of a beloved classic. The Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (STNJ) is kicking off their 57th Season with a rousing production of Ken Ludwig's The Three Musketeers adapted from the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas. Directed by the renowned fight director and writer, Rick Sordelet, the show features a stupendous cast