Alan Cumming

Monday, November 3, 2014, 7:30 pm
Venue: Nourse Theater

Series: Cultural Studies

Alan Cumming is a Scottish-American actor who has appeared in numerous films, television shows and plays. His London stage appearances include HamletAccidental Death of an Anarchist (for which he received an Olivier Award), Bent, and the national Theatre of Scotland’s The Bacchae. On Broadway, he has appeared in The Threepenny Opera, Cabaret (for which he won a Tony Award in 1998) and Design for Living. Cabaret returned to Broadway in 2014, with Cumming as the MC in “one of the great stage performances of all time” (The Guardian). His best-known film roles include his performances in GoldeneyeSpy Kids, and X2. Cumming also introduces Masterpiece Mystery! for PBS and appears on The Good Wife, for which he has been nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a Satellite Award.