Michael Mendelson

Actor & Director

Michael is a Resident Artist at Artists Rep. Credits with Artists Rep include MagellanicaAn OctoroonMarjorie PrimeTrevorMothers and Sons, The Price, Tribes, The Quality of Life, Mistakes Were Made, Ten Chimneys, Red Herring, Sherlock Holmes and The Case of The Christmas Carol, God Of Carnage, Superior Donuts, Design For LivingHolidazed, Becky's New Car, Three Sisters, Eurydice, Orson's Shadow, Mr. Marmalade, Theater District, Present Laughter, and Love! Valour! Compassion!. Local credits include Portland Shakespeare Project, Oregon Shakespeare Festival/Portland, Profile Theatre, Northwest Classical, Miracle Theatre, triangle productions!, Tygres Heart Shakespeare, Portland Center Stage, A Contemporary Theatre, New Rose, Portland Rep. NYC: Revolving Shakespeare Co., Theatre 1010, Lincoln Center/Clark StudioTheatre, Genesius Guild, The Barrow Group. Regional: PCPA Theatrefest, Paper Mill Playhouse, Saint Michael's Playhouse, Penobscot Theatre, Arkansas Rep, First Stage Milwaukee, Idaho Rep, Attic Theater, and Wisconsin, Utah and Berkeley Shakespeare Festivals. Michael received a BFA from Wayne State University and an MFA from the University of Washington's PATP. He is the Artistic Director of Portland Shakespeare Project, and a member of Actors’ Equity Association and Stage Directors and Choreographers Society.