Erik’s current news
Erik is in the BFA Acting program at the University of Michigan. Upcoming performances include University of Michigan's production of Nora: A Doll's House (Thomas 1/2/3) directed by Malcom Tulip in October 2021. Previous performances have included University of Michigan's productions of Romeo and Juliet (Paris) directed by Sam White in May 2021, and A Beautiful Country (Yoshi) directed by Matthew Ozawa in December 2020 and University of Michigan Basement Arts production of The Laramie Project (Andy Paris track) in April 2021, and Falsettos (Marvin) in January 2020. Recent MN performances include Daleko Arts production of Peter and the Starcatcher (Peter), directed by Amanda White. Erik has also appeared in Normandale Community College Theatre's productions of [Title of Show] (Jeff), directed by Anne Byrd, Pride and Predjudice (Mr. Darcy), directed by Amanda White, A Midsummer Night's Dream (Demetrius), directed by Sean Byrd, and Spring Awakening (Melchior Gabor), directed by Amanda White. Erik was a finalist for the 2019 KCACTF Irene Ryan Scholarship Award.
As a 2017 Hennepin Theatre Trust Spotlight Education Triple Threat Award Winner, Erik was honored with the Spotlight Education Triple Threat Broadway Experience, presented by Sun Country Airlines. The Triple Threat Broadway Experience is an all-expenses paid trip to New York City to meet with industry professionals, participate in workshops and attend Broadway shows.