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Shawn Hamilton

SHAWN HAMILTON is pleased to be returning to the Alley Theatre. He was most recently seen as Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. in The Great Society, Mr. Marvel in A Christmas Carol, and Assistant Pastor Joshua in The Christians. He performed in The Royal Family and the regional premier of The Bluest Eye at Minneapolis’s Guthrie Theater and the regional premiere of All The Way at Saint Paul’s Great American History Theater. He has been seen locally at Stages Repertory Theater and Main Street Theater. He has performed in over 25 productions at the Guthrie Theatre as well as Yale Rep, Trinity Rep, Dallas Theater Center, Center Stage in Baltimore, California Shakespeare Theatre and Penumbra Theatre Company. Future productions include The Alley’s productions of Picasso at the Lapin Agile as well as the regional premiere of The Great Society at St Paul’s Great American History Theater. Film credits include “Jingle All The Way,” “Blue Steel,” and “Wilson.” He is a graduate of HSPVA, Circle In The Square, The University Of North Texas and the Yale School Of Drama.