Francois Battiste

Broadway: Prelude to a Kiss (Roundabout). Off Broadway: The Good Negro (The Public Theater, 2009 Lucille Lortel Nomination), Regional credits include: Broke-ology (Williamstown), Quiver and Twitch (NYS&F), productions at Dallas Theatre Center; Sundance Theater Lab, Chicago Shakespeare, The Goodman, Victory Gardens, Famous Door, Illinois Shakespeare Festival, and Lookingglass Theatre. Film: One Week, 51/50, Blood in the Sand. Upcoming: 10 Things To Do Before I Die (Second Stage) and Broke- ology (Lincoln Center Theater). Education: B.S. Illinois State University. Training: British American Drama Academy, The Juilliard School.

Production Theatre Opened Credit
1 Head of Passes Joseph Papp Public Theater/Newman Theater 03/28/2016 Aubrey
2 Taking Care of Baby New York City Center-Stage II 11/19/2013 Martin McAuliffe
3 Bronx Bombers The Duke on 42nd Street 10/08/2013 Reggie Jackson / Elston Howard
4 Detroit '67 Joseph Papp Public Theater/Susan Stein Shiva Theater 03/12/2013 Lank
5 The Winter's Tale Delacorte Theater 07/01/2010 N/A
6 The Merchant of Venice Delacorte Theater 06/30/2010 N/A
7 Broke-ology Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater 10/05/2009 Ennis King
8 10 Things To Do Before I Die McGinn-Cazale Theatre 05/28/2009 Jason
9 The Good Negro Joseph Papp Public Theater/LuEsther Hall 03/16/2009 Pelzie Sullivan
Award Production Function
1 NOMINATED 2010 AUDELCO Award, Supporting Actor Broke-ology Actor
2 NOMINATED 2009 Lucille Lortel Award, Outstanding Featured Actor The Good Negro Actor
3 WON 2009 Obie Award, Performance The Good Negro Actor