Brett Schneider (The Magician) is thrilled to be appearing at Syracuse Stage for the first time. Regional Theatre: The Magic Play at The Goodman Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Portland Center Stage; The Glass Menagerie at Steppenwolf Theatre Company; Peter and the Wolf at Lookingglass Theatre Company. Off-Broadway: The Magic Play (workshop) at Roundabout Theatre Company. Other theatre: The Great God Pan at Next Theatre; The Life and Sort of Death of Eric Argyle at Steep Theatre; Homecoming 1972 at Chicago Dramatists; Rose and the Rime at The House Theatre. Television: Rise (NBC); Chicago Fire (NBC); Chicago PD (NBC); Chicago MED (NBC); Vinyl (HBO); Sirens (USA). Additional credits: Schneider is a graduate of Northwestern University and The School at Steppenwolf. He is also a professional magician, illusion designer, and a member of the Magic Castle in Los Angeles, California.