Owiso Odera

Owiso appeared in Chalk Rep's productions of Uncle Vanya, Twelfth Night, Three Sisters and Lady Winderemere's Fan, and was a member of Chalk's Artistic Circle from 2013-16. Off Broadway he appeared in: Our Lady of Kibeho (Signature Theatre); The Overwhelming (Roundabout Theatre);Romeo & Juliet (Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival) Regional Theatre credits included: Stepping Out of the River at Dawn (Mixxed Blood); Two Trains Running (Two River); Othello (Folger); Samuel J and K (Williamstown); Groundswell, Titus Andronicus, Romeo & Juliet, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Merry Wives of Windsor (The Old Globe); Gem of the Ocean (A.C.T); Love of Three Oranges (La Jolla Playhouse); Macbeth(Commonwealth Shakespeare Company). FILM: OJ:The Musical; H4; Acholiland; The Thirst; Relative Obscurity. TELEVISION: The Originals (CW); Madam Secretary, Unforgettable, The Good Wife, NCIS:Los Angeles, Blue Bloods, Three Rivers, Numb3rs, The Unit - (CBS); Public Morals (TNT); FlashForward (ABC); Dirt (FX). TRAINING: MFA UCSD, The Acting Studio (New York). AWARDS: Princess Grace Foundation George C. Wolfe Theatre Award. We were devastated to lose Owiso in late 2016. He will always be a part of the Chalk Rep family - his incredible mind, open heart and impeccable artistry continue to guide and inspire us.

Shows at Chalk

Show TitleCreative Role
Uncle VanyaCast as Astrov
Lady Windermere's FanCast as Lord Windermere
FLASH Festival 2010Director
Twelfth NightCast as Orsino
Three SistersCast as Solyony