Artist Bios

Michael Aaron Lindner
Michael Aaron Lindner

Michael Aaron Lindner

(Bio as of March 2014)

Michael Aaron Lindner returns to the Goodman, where he previously appeared in the last two season’s productions of A Christmas Carol as Mr. Fezziwig. Other Chicago credits include Road Show, Shrek the Musical, Sunday in the Park with George and A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Chicago Shakespeare Theater; The Music Man at the Paramount Theatre; Hairspray (Jeff Award nomination), Oliver! and Ragtime at Drury Lane Oakbrook Terrace; Hero, Irving Berlin’s White ChristmasSeussical, The Producers (Jeff Award nomination), Into the Woods and 1776 at Marriott Theatre; Bach at Leipzig at Writers’ Theatre; The Full Monty (Jeff Award nomination) at Drury Lane Water Tower Place; The Secret Garden (Jeff Award nomination) and Sweeney Todd (Jeff Award) at Porchlight Music Theatre and Dirty Blonde at Apple Tree Theatre. Regional credits include The Full Monty and Cats at Maine State Music Theatre and Carousel at Madison Repertory Theatre. National tour credits include Harry Bright in Mamma Mia! Mr. Linder’s television credits include Ebenezer Scrooge in PBS' annual presentation of A Christmas Carol the Concert. Mr. Lindner received his BA in musical theater from Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

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