Connor Graham

Graduate Teaching Associate
Graduate Student

Prior to entering the MFA Theatre (Acting) program at The Ohio State University, Graham received a BFA in Theatre Performance from the University at Buffalo. Graham's regional performance credits include The Full Monty and One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Subversive Theatre; ARTIE Award nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Play), Design for Living and The Yeats Project (Irish Classical Theatre Co.), Over the Tavern (Kavinoky Theatre), Free Fred Brown! (Ujima Theatre Co. Inc.), Stupid Fucking Bird (ART/WNY), Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook (Theatre of Youth), and Tuesday Night Magic (P3 Magic Theatre). In 2017-18, Graham collaborated with a fellow Buffalo native and magician to create, produce, and perform the interactive magic and mentalism play For What It’s Worth, the proceeds of which were donated to Puerto Rican relief following the devastation of Hurricane Maria. His acting credits at Ohio State include Are You Now or Have You Ever Been…and The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. His directorial credits include Votes for Women! (Kingfisher Theatre; Best of Rochester nomination, Best Production) and The Glass Menagerie (University at Buffalo; KCACTF nomination). Graham is a Certified Hypnotist through the National Guild of Hypnotists, a member of the Gene Gordon - Karl Norman International Brotherhood of Magicians Ring 12, as well as the founding president of the Cohort Theatre Company at Ohio State.

Areas of Expertise
  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Magic (illusions) and hypnosis in theatre
  • Physical theatre
  • Theatre education
  • Ethnographic theatre and creation of new work
Education
  • BFA University at Buffalo
Connor Graham
Drake Perf & Event Ctr
1849 Cannon Dr
Columbus, OH 43210