Kevin McKillip


Kevin returns to the Players where his appearances include Escanaba in Da Moonlight, Born Yesterday, Greetings, Cabaret, Noises Off, Rumors, Elephant Man and others. Kevin’s other credits include The Story (Goodman Theatre), Arcadia (Court Theatre) Intimate Apparel (Milwaukee Repertory), Early and Often and Ghetto (Famous Door), Cyrano de Bergerac, Comedy of Errors, Richard III (American Players Theatre) King Lear, 12th Night (Iowa Shakespeare Festival). Kevin is the recipient of a Tyrone Guthrie Award from the Stratford Festival of Canada, where he appeared in Antony and Cleopatra, Troilus and Cressida and The White Devil.  Kevin has received three Jeff Nominations in the last five years: Best Actor – Richard III (title role), Best Supporting Actor –A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Puck), and Best Supporting Actor – Jeeves Intervenes (Eustace) with First Folio Theatre, where he also appeared in the title role of Hamlet, Algernon in The Importance of Being Earnest and more than a dozen others.

2009 Roles:  Carlo, the Italian Footman in A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine; Jean-François Millet in Is He Dead?; Mike Talman in Wait Until Dark; Phileas Fogg in Around the World in 80 Days

2008: Roles:  Andy Gorski in Greetings!; Paul Verrall in Born Yesterday; Humplrey Devize in The Lady’s Not For Burning; Ken Gorman in Rumors; James Larrabee in Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure

2006 Roles: Gary/Roger in Noises Off; Clifford Bradshaw in Cabaret; Orderly in The Elephant Man; Giles in The Mousetrap

2005 Roles:  Tom Kerwood in Tom, Dick and Harry; Rueben Soady in Escanaba in Da Moonlight