Jarom Christopher Brown, (Herakles), is a California native who relocated to Utah to attend Dixie State and Utah Valley Universities for his undergraduate degrees. Having also an MLitt and MFA in Shakespeare and Performance from Mary Baldwin College in Virginia, Jarom has kept active in theater as an actor, director, and as a local college theater adjunct instructor. He has directed shows for the Sandy Arts Guild, Utah State University Eastern, the Provo Covey Center for the Arts, and other companies. His most notable and recent roles onstage include the Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol (Hale Center Theater Orem); Fin in One Foot (Wasatch Theater Company – Salt Lake Fringe); Rev. Toop in See How They Run! and Andrew in I Hate Hamlet (Sandy Arts Guild); Dromio of Ephesus in The Comedy of Errors and the Duke of Cornwall in King Lear, both at the Blackfriars Playhouse in Staunton, VA (Roving Shakespeare).