Tyrone Wilson

Tyrone WilsonTYRONE WILSON is performing at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in 2017 as Northumberland and Ensemble in Henry IV, Part One and Henry IV, Part Two.

In 22 seasons at OSF: Bushy and Ensemble in Richard II; Player Lucianus and Ensemble in Hamlet; Friar Francis, A Sexton, Soldier and Ensemble in Much Ado About Nothing; Evan in Sweat; Ralph Abernathy, Powell, and Ensemble in The Great Society; Vincentio in The Taming of the Shrew; Ralph Abernathy in All the Way; Elbow in Measure for Measure; Christian in Ruined; Libertine in The Clay Cart; Joe Stoddard in Our Town; Sebastian in The Tempest; Carl in Bus Stop; Catesby in Richard III; Verges in Much Ado about Nothing; Morocco in The Merchant of Venice; Menelaus in Troilus and Cressida; Godfrey in Crumbs from the Table of Joy; Abioseh in Les Blancs; Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet; Player King in Hamlet; Caliban in The Tempest; and roles in Death and the King’s Horseman As You Like It, To Kill a Mockingbird, Blues for an Alabama Sky, Henry VIII, The Merry Wives of Windsor, The Visit, On the Razzle, Idiot’s Delight, The Winter’s Tale, King Lear, Stop Kiss, The Tragical History of Doctor Faustus, Chicago, The Three Musketeers, Pericles, Playboy of the West Indies, Cymbeline, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Darker Face of the Earth, and The Pool of Bethesda; Black Swan Lab (2009).

In addition to working at other theatres around the country, Tyrone was an actor/teacher for OSF’s 1997 School Visit Program and also performed as Menelaus in Ajax, directed by Peter Sellers, for the American National Theater’s 1986 European Tour.

Film/TV

Roger in The Super with Joe Pesci, Stew in Privilege, and Vinnie in Something for Nothing

Education

MFA, Yale School of Drama; BA in Psychology and BA in Theatre, Middlebury College