April 15, 2014
Asolo Repertory Theatre Announces
HERO: The Musical Casting Update
Don Forston will be playing the role of Al Batowski.
DON FORSTON* GUEST ARTIST, FIRST SEASON (Al Batowski, HERO) makes his Asolo Rep debut with HERO. He originated the role of Al in the world premiere of HERO at the Marriott Theatre in Lincolnshire. Don’s most recent credits are with Chicago Shakespeare Theatre in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Merry Wives of Windsor, The Comedy of Errors, and the world premieres of The Adventures of Pinocchio as Geppetto and the Emperor in The Emperor’s New Clothes. Don recently appeared on NBC’s hit television series, Chicago PD, as Phil Rodiger. His film credits include, Rookie of the Year and Blink.
*Members of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.