Cody NickellCody is thrilled to be revisiting Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream, which he had previously performed with The Anchorage Symphony Orchestra in Alaska. Cody is the Artistic Associate at Gulfshore Playhouse in Naples, FL where he has acted in'Art,' Blithe Spirit, The Whipping Man, Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol, and Ken Ludwig's The Game's Afoot, and directed God Of Carnage and Something Intangible. Cody has performed at theatres all over the country including Woolly Mammoth, The Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Portland Center Stage, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Barrington Stage, Two River Theatre, The Wilma, The Arden Theatre, PlayMakers Rep, and San Jose Rep. Recipient of the Connecticut Critics Circle Award for Best Actor, and nominated 3 times for The Robert Prosky Award for Outstanding Lead Actor, Cody's work extends beyond the theatre to films, television, and voiceovers. Most recently he performed Baltimore native Gwydion Suilebhan's piece Anthem for Baltimore Center Stage's My America project, which director Hal Hartley is turning into a feature film. He also participated in Simon & Schuster and The Folger Shakespeare Library's audio book recordings of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream and MacBeth. Cody is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University's School Of Drama.