april 20 - april 30, 2023
rude mechanics

By Eric Hissom

Bridge Street Theatre,  Catskill, NY

"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

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

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A true repertory actor, credited with a wide range of roles, Eric has appeared in theatres all over the country, and in film and television. He is also a director and playwright, most recently having directed the world premiere of his play, Rude Mechanics, at Bridge Street Theatre in Catskill, New York.

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

Rude Mechancis

"Author/Director Eric Hissom has given us a fine taste of good theater..." - Peter Bergman, The Berkshire Edge


Eric Hissom SAG/AEA

 Oct 11 - nov 5, 2023

By Jenny Rachel Weiner 

Directed by Ellie Heyman

Theater J, Washington, DC WORLD PREMIERE

shakespeare and the zombie plague of 1590

By Eric Hissom and Richard Henry


new plays by Eric Hissom

Rude Mechanics                         Appropriation 

Shakespeare and The Zombie Plague of 1590


Recent Reviews

eric hissom

actor - director - playwright