Calvin Braxton previously understudied the role of Bronson in the Huntington’s production of A Civil War Christmas. His Boston area roles include Of Mice and Men, Blood Rose Rising, Ain’t Misbehavin’, Animal Crackers, and Hot Mikado. Last summer he performed in Much Ado About Nothing (Prescott Park Arts Festival, Portsmouth, NH). He has appeared in commercials for the New England Lottery, New England College of Business and Finance, and Neighborhood Health Plan, and is a sought-after corporate video actor. Mr. Braxton was also a performer in the internationally-acclaimed Cirque du Soleil. He has a Bachelor's Degree in music education from East Carolina University and a Master's Degree and Artist Diploma in voice and opera from the University of Michigan.