MICHAEL THURBER Is excited to join the Granite Theatre as our Artistic Director as we begin our 20th Season!!! After enjoying an association, both professional and personal, with Artistic Directors David and Beth Jepson, for over a quarter of a century, he makes his directorial debut at the Granite Theatre with DEATHTRAP, the show that actually brought them together all those many years ago!! He was seen here last season as “Dr. Carrasco” in MAN OF LA MANCHA and as “John Cristow” in THE HOLLOW. Audiences will also remember him as “Daddy Warbucks” in ANNIE, “Henry Higgins” in MY FAIR LADY, “Barrymore” in I HATE HAMLET “George Hay” in MOON OVER BUFFALO, ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS, AND THEN THERE WERE NONE, 45 SECONDS FROM BROADWAY, THE MOUSETRAP and RUMORS. He also was featured in MOMENTOUS BROADWAY. He is founder and Artistic Director of the Theatre Company of Rhode Island. An accomplished pianist, he is also the state representative for the American Association of Community Theatres.
There is ample street parking and parking lots within walking distance of the Granite Theatre.