Michael Tolfo


Michael Tolfo
Michael Tolfo (Lopsang, Moondog, Climber #2, Sherpa, Climbing Everest) is a gradute of the UCLA School of Theater. He has performed with The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum in a variety of classic works such as Romeo and Juliet and As You Like It.

Michael was seen as Jimmy in The Mark Taper Forum's Next Stage presentation of the new work Durango, and in the Laguna Playhouse production of Island of the Blue Dolphins. He has worked with a number of other theaters on a variety of roles including Kenji in A Thousand Cranes with the Sundance Theater, Antony in Julius Caesar with Will & Co., and Claudio in Much Ado About Nothing at the Palmdale Playhouse. Other favorite roles include Momotaro in the Kabuki presentation of Wondrous Tales of Old Japan with The Mark Taper Forum's P.L.A.Y. and Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream with The East LA Classic Theatre.

As producer, Michael worked on media segments for Chinese broadcast that focus on various aspects of American culture. Other credits as producer include Generation Gap, an iPod promotional short entitled Glowsticks and Drumsticks, and the short film The Thing About Sam.

Submitted on April 1, 2005