july 26 - august 06, 2017
troilus and cressida

by William Shakespeare

Schubert Theatre

PA Shakespeare Festival, Center Valley, PA

jan 11 -feb 04, 2018
everything is illuminated

Directed by Aaron Posner

Theater J, Washington DC

beginning october 4, 2017 the effect
By Lucy Preeble

Studio X, Studio Theatre, Washington, DC


The Tragical Comedy of Thyramus and Pisbee

written by Eric Hissom

Eric Hissom SAG/AEA

Recent Reviews

"Petruchio’s servants Grumio (an indefatigable Eric Hissom)..."- DC Metro Theater Arts

"In a cast with nary a weak link, Eric Hissom’s Mr. van Daan stands out as a personal favorite. ... "- DC Theater Scene




A true repertory actor, playing clowns and kings and everything in between at some of the most prestigious theatres in the country. Also, a director, teacher, and playwright; his newest play, The Tragical Comedy of Thyramus and Pisbee, is currently being considered for production at several major theaters.

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eric hissom

actor - director - playwright

"Hissom succeeds in convincing us, beyond any shadow of a doubt, that he IS a Bengal Tiger...."- Theater Review Gazette.Net

current and upcoming

"Hissom’s performance is a wonderfully fluid account of Watson: He’s loose and deceptively low-key yet wound tight enough to snap..."- The Washington Post