Todd Henry (Executive Director)
Todd is a graduate of the LSU Theatre Department and a rostered artist with the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge. At LSU he studied under John Dennis, Walt Wilson (Shakespeare & Co), and Barry Kyle (RSC) and was seen on stage in productions including Inherit the Wind, Galileo, Summer and Smoke, Two Gents, Accidental Death of the Anarchist, The Rivals, and Merchant of Venice, to name a few. After graduation he spent 7 years in Los Angeles where he worked with such theatre companies as The Evidence Room, Blank the Dog, and LA Connection Comedy Theatre and appeared in several commercial, music videos, TV and film projects. He has been employed at Playmakers for the past 8 years where he has been seen in many productions including Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, Rapunzel, Sleeping Beauty, How I Became a Pirate, Godspell, and the world premiere of Hallmark’s Live! From Club Dead. He has been with Playmakers since 2008 and has worked his way up from Artist in Residence, Tour Manager, Education Director, Managing Director, to finally Executive Director. Outside of Playmakers he serves as the Louisiana State Coordinator for the National Poetry Out Loud Initiative.
Michael Guillot (Associate Managing Director)
Michael has worked with Playmakers for the past six years. He recently graduated from LSU with a BA in Theatre (Theatre Studies). Besides working as an actor, he has also assistant stage managed and stage managed for Playmakers, as well as being a camp counselor, camp instructor, an assistant director on Playmakers’ The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and the director for Playmakers’ Summer Neighborhood Library Tour show Just So and the 2017 summer musical Roald Dahl’s James and the Giant Peach. Past acting credits include Playmakers’ The Snow Queen, or When Christmas Freezes Over!; The Word Show, Lilly’s Purple Plastic Purse, The Little Mermaid, Jr., Pippi Longstocking, Pinocchio, How I Became a Pirate, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. He assistant stage managed Alice in Wonderland, Jr. and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and stage managed Cinderella: The Tale of the Glass Slipper, Madeline and the Gypsies, and The Happy Elf. At LSU Mainstage: Mr. Burns, a Post-Electric Play & Fifth of July. At LSU Lab: ‘ART’, The Food Chain, Outworks 2014 and 2015, and It Can’t Happen Here. At TBR: The Last Days of Judas Iscariot. Michael also served as New Works Coordinator of UTA and spent four years as a Marketing Assistant at Swine Palace/LSU Theatre.
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