I. Michael Bellafiore, SJ, is a Jesuit of the New England province and an actor and playwright. From 1997 to 1998 he toured his one-man play, The Story of the Pilgrim, performing it at more than thirty high schools, colleges, and parishes across the country. His stage experience includes work with the M.I.T. Shakespeare Ensemble and theaters in Washington, D.C. He holds an M.F.A. in playwriting from the Catholic University of America.