Professor González, Jr. has performed regionally at: La MaMa (off-Broadway), Creative Place Theater (off-Broadway), The Milwaukee Repertory Theater, The Second City Chicago (BrownCo.), Porthouse Theater, The Chicago Fringe Festival, The Victory Gardens Theatre, Odyssey Theatre, The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and Musical Theater El Paso. As a company member of The Ohio Shakespeare Festival since 2007, he has performed numerous Shakespearean Clowns, to rave reviews: Bottom/A Midsummer Night's Dream, Touchstone/As You Like It, Both Dromios/The Comedy of Errors, Costard/Love's Labour's Lost, Lancelot/The Merchant of Venice, Lavatch/All's Well That Ends Well, Speed/The Two Gentlemen of Verona. An expert in comedy, he does not shy away from serious roles also playing, Rodrigo/Othello, and Rosencrantz/Hamlet.
Some of his TV credits include co-starring roles in: Carol's Second Act (CBS), indebted (NBC), Grace and Frankie (Netflix), One Day At A Time (Netflix), Alone Together (Freeform), American Crime (ABC), Training Day (CBS), No Tomorrow (The CW), and Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC). He has also appeared in national commercials for Sonic, Rite Aid, Lowes, and Nopalina.
As a lead comedy mentor with the nonprofit group Laughter For A Change in Los Angeles, Professor González, Jr. spearheads their children's hospital outreach program called "A Dose of Funny." Under his direction, teams of improvisers perform improv games for patients, their parents and the staff at Children's Hospital LA.
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
"A gifted comedian who knows how to elicit laughs from an audience with his sly triple-takes and adorable mannerisms."
- The Cleveland Scene, August 1, 2018
"González is a master of physical comedy and comedic timing."
- West Side Leader, April 20, 2017
"…ever the enjoyable clown…"
- Akron Beacon Journal, August 15, 2012
Best of the Week Directing Award • 1000 South Kelly: 365 Days/365 Plays, Bailiwick Repertory Theatre, piece chosen to be performed for Suzan-Lori Parks, Chicago, Illinois, June 2007