Cedric Lamar’s most recent roles at Oregon Shakespeare Festival were James, Cook, Chorus and Ensemble in Mother Road; and Angelo, The Guide/El Guía and Ensemble in La Comedia of Errors. He was also composer for Alice in Wonderland and fight captain for La Comedia of Errors. In five seasons at OSF, roles included Ike Skidmore and Ensemble in Oklahoma!; Costard and Ensemble in Love’s Labor’s Lost; Cowboy and Ensemble in Off the Rails; Ensemble 2 in The Wiz; Guildenstern and Ensemble in Hamlet; Lord, Fisherman, Leonine, Musician and Ensemble in Pericles; Mardian and Ensemble in Antony and Cleopatra; Balthazar, Police and Ensemble in The Comedy of Errors (selected performances). He participated in Black Swan Lab and played Alegacy in Take Them into the Dirt: An Immersion for OSF’s Living Ideas program.
New York credits include Shakespeare in Murdering Marlowe (In Actu Theatre Company); Aleck in Unbound (Prospect Theatre Company); Porthos in The Three Musketeers; Banquo in Macbeth (The Acting Company). Regional credits include Dauphin in Henry V; Horatio in Hamlet; Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Heart of America Shakespeare Festival); Peter in Bug; Booth in Topdog/Underdog (Unicorn Theatre); Feste in Twelfth Night (Shakespeare Festival/LA).
Albums/Musical Credits: Sketches of Alice: A Wonderland Mixtape; Kingdoms and Tall Grass, Winner of 2011 Waltz-Astoria Ultimate Singer-Songwriter Competition.
Cedric has a BFA from North Carolina School of the Arts.