Kraig Swartz

Pirate Smee

Kraig Swartz is very happy to be making his Syracuse Stage debut.  Off-Broadway, he has appeared in A Picture of Autumn, The Voysey Inheritence, Donogoo, and The Madras House, all at The Mint Theatre; Tartuffe (Pearl Theatre); Jungle Book (BAM); and the Drama Desk Award nominated So Help Me God, starring Kristin Johnston, at the Lucille Lortel.  Philadelphia: Mason Marzak in Take Me Out (Barrymore Award), Fully Committed (Barrymore Award), and Vanya in Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike, all at PTC, and Betty/Edward in Cloud 9 (Barrymore nomination) at The Wilma.  Chicago: Goodman Theatre, Victory Gardens, and Chicago Shakespeare Theatre.  Other regional credits include: Guthrie Theatre (A Christmas Carol, Macbeth), Milwaukee Rep. (Angels in America), Asolo Theatre (Syncopation, Fully Committed Visiting Mr. Green), Rep./St. Louis (Major Barbara), Pioneer Theatre (Beauty & the Beast), Alabama Shakespeare Festival (Peter Pan), Coconut Grove Playhouse (Fully Committed), Meadow Brook Theater (Broadway Bound with Jayne Houdyshell, [Detroit Free Press Award]), Kennedy Center (Shear Madness), Caldwell Theatre (Love! Valour! Compassion! and Bent [Carbonell Award Nominations]), and Gulfshore Playhouse (I Am My Own Wife). He has spent the past nineteen idyllic  summers in NH at the Peterborough Players, appearing in dozens of plays, including Six Degrees of Separation starring Marybeth Hurt, Our Town starring James Whitmore, and Measure for Measure starring Gordon Clapp.  Television: SNL.  Film: World and Time Enough.


Past Shows