THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST: Merriman FREUD’S LAST SESSION: u/s C.S. Lewis
is an actor, singer, and violinist who is excited to be one of Florida Rep’s acting interns for the 2022-2023 season. He recently appeared on stage in NYC in Snoopy’s Magical Christmas (S.O.O.P. Theatre), Fantasy Tavern Night (Bits and Crits), and The Rowdy Bardlings (Lords of Adventure). Other regional credits: The Lost Colony, Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire, and Pathological (The Waterside Theatre). He is also touring Ella Enchanted The Musical, Macbeth, and Elephants and Piggies: We’re in a Play with Florida Rep’s Education Department throughout the 2022-2023 season. Favorite past roles include Seymour in Little Shop of Horrors, Toby in Sweeney Todd, and Jesus in Godspell. Education: BFA Reinhardt University, MCS acting, Tyler Knauf studio. He thanks his wife and family for their love and continued support.