Gourmet Detective roles:
Reginald Hammersmith and Louis Phillipe Puchaut in Get Cartier!
Ira "Skippy" Crumbein, Ken Worthington, Rafe Jester, Fritz Lardi and Anthony Badger in Darling, You Slay Me
Michael Shane Eastman is often found on stages throughout the Inland Empire playing such fun roles as the mysterious Luigi Gaudi (Lucky Stiff), the wise-cracking Harlequin (Triumph of Love), and most recently,the eccentric Algernon Moncrieff in The Importance of Being Earnest. Michael is also a huge lover of Shakespeare; having the opportunity to play Demetrius in the critically acclaimed Titus Andronicus at LA's Zombie Joe's Underground Theater as well as Midsummer's Puck and The Tempest's Caliban before audiences of thousands at the historic Redlands Bowl. His weekends are often filled with giving back by teaching acting at Riverside Children's Theatre as well as participating in outreach programs which bring classic works to high school students. When not engaged in a theatrical endeavor, Michael enjoys writing as well entertaining crowds with his magic under the moniker of Professor Tango.