REGIONAL THEATRE: Tribes at ZACH Theatre; Orphans, Skylight with Street Corner Arts; The Totalitarians with Theatre en bloc; The Real Thing, The Explorers Club, Bloomsday at Austin Playhouse; Comedy of Errors with Penfold Theatre Co.; Red with Light in a Jar Productions, Troilus and Cressida at the Great River Shakespeare Festival.
The Apple Doesn't Fall was awarded "Best of Fest" at the 2017 FronteraFest. In 2015, the Austin Chronicle listed AJ in "The Top Ten Performances of 2015" for their work in Skylight. In 2017, Austin Entertainment Weekly awarded AJ "Best Supporting Actor" for their work in Tribes.
AJ has made several short films with director Ching Wang, most notably Welcome to My World, which has been accepted into 25+ film festivals across the globe. Ching and AJ also received "Best Student Film" and "Best Actor" laurels at the LA Film Awards. Other film: Fatal Frittata. ADDITIONAL CREDITS: B.F.A. Theatre Performance.
Portraits by Paige Newton
"[AJ], as Phillip, gives yet another accomplished and nuanced performance. Just when I think I have seen into the depths of this fearless actor, he astonishes me anew by his unflinching ability to lay bare his soul on stage. Watching these two actors work together is to witness both theatrical honesty and enlightenment..."
Frank Benge, Broadwayworld
Orphans by Lyle Kessler
Street Corner Arts