Anthony is delighted to step into the role of Artistic Director at the Kalamazoo Civic. Prior to this appointment, he served as Visiting Assistant Professor of Theatre Arts at K College, where he directed the Festival Playhouse production, Next to Normal.
Having honed his craft(s) as a longtime Civic volunteer, audiences may remember Hamilton as an usher, box office assistant, and a performer in our previous productions: Camelot, Anything Goes, 42nd Street, Ragtime, Godspell, Ain’t Misbehavin, and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.
Previous directing (and choreography) credits at the Civic include: A Raisin in the Sun, Newsies, The Piano Lesson, The 1940s Radio Hour, Once on this Island, and Ain’t Misbehavin’.
Hamilton received a B.A. from Western Michigan University and an M.F.A. from Florida State University/Asolo Conservatory for Actor Training.