Department of Theatre

Myke Holmes

Myke Holmes joined the faculty of the UNCW Department of Theatre in 2008. He earned his MFA in acting from Northern Illinois University in 2007, where he studied under master acting coach, Kathryn Gately. He received his B.A. in Theatre from UNCW in 2004.

Myke has had the distinct privilege to study and perform at the world-famous Moscow Art Theatre in Russia, as well as the Hungarian Theatre of Cluj in Romania.

As an actor, he has worked with such notables as Olympia Dukakis, Ryan Phillippe, Juliette Lewis, John Schneider, Dean Norris, and many others. He has appeared in television shows such as One Tree Hill, Under the Dome, Revolution, Secrets & Lies, and Drop Dead Diva.

Myke is proud to call UNCW his alma mater and Wilmington his home. For more about Myke, visit