Philip Orazio (Edmund, Lear; Claudio, Much Ado) is pleased to be joining Arkansas Shakespeare Theatre for the first time. Philip is a recent graduate of the University of Houston, receiving his MFA in Acting. Last summer, he worked at the TSF as part of the acting company. Prior to living in Texas, Philip lived in Portland, Oregon. There,he worked at Artists Repertory Theatre and The Nomadic Theatre Co. He also appeared in the television show Leverage. Philip is the two time Regional Acting Winner of KCACTF, and has had the honor of performing twice in the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C..