Armin Shimerman

(Co-Director of Measure for MeasureThe Crucible, and Shakespeare teacher at Antaeus). He is a highly regarded actor and is best known to television audiences as Quark, on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He portrayed Leo Tolstoy in Discord for both the Noho Arts Theater and the Geffen Theater. Broadway:Threepenny OperaSt. JoanI Remember Mama, and Broadway.  Selected Regional Theater: King Lear (Fool), Road to Mecca (Marius),The Seafarer (Blind Irishman -San Diego Critics Circle Award for Best Actor: San Diego Repertory); Richard III, Love’s Labour’s Lost, Merry Wives of Windsor (The Old Globe);Henry V (American Shakespeare Festival); HoagyBixWolfgang Beethoven Bunkhouse (Indiana Repertory Theatre); Threepenny OperaCamilleWild Oats (Guthrie Theatre).  Selected LA Theater – Birthday Party (LA Drama Critics Circle nomination – Lead Performance: The Matrix Theatre); HamletAs You Like It (Theatricum Botanicum); MisallianceJuno and the Paycock (with his wife, Kitty Swink), Standup Shakespeare (Odyssey Theatre); Richard II (Mark Taper Forum).  At ANTAEUS:  The Seagull, Macbeth, and many Classic Fests.  TV: 80 different Guest Star roles, including Antaeus the Nox on Stargate, Principal Snyder on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Judge Hooper on Boston Legal, and recently on CSI, Castle, and Franklin and Bash. As a voice-over artist, he was the long running voice of General Skarr on three different animated shows. In the field of video games, he has participated in over two dozen, acclaimed for his voicing of Dr. Nefarious in the Ratchet and Clank franchise as well as Andrew Ryan in the Bioshock  series.

Past Performances with Antaeus

July 5 – August 26, 2018
Three Days in the Country
July 5 – August 26, 2012
Macbeth
February 23 – April 15, 2012
The Seagull
October 20 – December 23, 2007
Tonight at 8:30

Past Readings with Antaeus

March 17, 2019 6:30 pm
January 24, 2016 7:00 pm
January 25, 2016 7:00 pm
January 10, 2016 7:00 pm
January 11, 2016 7:00 pm

Artist Gallery

let's talk!

Sign up for the Antaeus Newsletter

Artist Inquiry