Samuel Ray Gates

For the 2021/22 Season—
How I Learned What I Learned: August Wilson

PlayMakers: Company member in his fourth season. “Julius Caesar,” “Life of Galileo,” “Skeleton Crew,” “Leaving Eden,” “Dot.”

Regional: “Fairview” (Woolly Mammoth Theater Company); “All the Way” (Theatre Squared); “Between Riverside and Crazy” (American Conservatory Theater); “Alabama Story” (Pioneer Theatre Company); “Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing” (Martha’s Vineyard Playhouse); “The Muscles in our Toes” (Labyrinth Theater Company); “Clybourne Park” (Cincinnati Playhouse); “Trinity River Plays” (Dallas Theater Center, Goodman Theatre); “In the Red and Brown Water” (McCarter Theatre Center); “Electra” (Classical Theatre of Harlem).

Film/Television: Upcoming: “The Staircase.” “DopeSick, “Our Kind of People,” “The Good Fight,” “NCIS: New Orleans,” “November Criminals,” “Wolves,” “Person of Interest,” “Veep,” “Mozart in the Jungle,” “Two Night Stand,” “The Blacklist,” “House of Cards,” “Queen City,” “Boardwalk Empire,” “Unforgettable,” “The Men Who Stare at Goats,” “Kings,” “Law & Order,” “Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Rescue Me.”

Education: MFA, American Conservatory Theatre.

Shows at Playmakers

Skeleton Crew October 10, 2018 - October 28, 2018
How I Learned What I Learned April 27, 2022 - May 15, 2022
Dot November 22, 2017 - December 10, 2017
Life of Galileo February 27, 2019 - March 17, 2019
Julius Caesar March 4, 2020 - March 22, 2020
As You Like It January 8, 2022 - January 21, 2022
Leaving Eden April 4, 2018 - April 22, 2018