Michael Keys Hall (Jaques/Adam) has an acting career that spans almost 40 years. He has performed on Broadway (Children of a Lesser God) and in regional, repertory, Shakespeare festivals, a European tour, and theaters in the Bay Area, Los Angeles and New York.
He earned his M.F.A. from A.C.T. and performed in over 20 productions in the 1970’s. He has played roles in 26 productions of 19 of Shakespeare’s plays.
In Los Angeles he performed with Pacific Theater Ensemble, A Noise Within, Hollywood Playhouse, Shakespeare Festival LA, The Whitefire Theater, Changing Stages and Ensemble Studio Theater where he participated in the two- year workshop that developed the Pulitzer Prize winning epic, The Kentucky Cycle.
He returned to the Bay Area in 1996 and has performed with ACT, Theatreworks, the Shee Theatre Company, Calaveras Rep, San Jose Stage Co., the Eureka Theater, Theater on the Square, SF Playhouse and the Bacchus Players.
He has also worked in television and film including appearances in over 200 commercials, several soap operas, many episodic dramas, sitcoms, TV movies and a dozen films.