Recent Reviews

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

may 15 - june 11, 2017
timon of athens

By William Shakespeare

Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC

"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.

Eric Hissom SAG/AEA

feb 08 - april 15, 2017
Born yesterday

As Ed Deverly

Asolo Repertory Theatre, Sarasota, Florida.

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

current and upcoming

have you seen this?

jan 11 - april 02, 2017
the  great society

As Dirksen and Deloach

Asolo Repertory Theatre, Sarasota, Florida


The Tragical Comedy of Thyramus and Pisbee

written by Eric Hissom

eric hissom

actor - director - playwright

"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