actor / director / writer

DAVID L. YEN

Baritone:  low G to high B

Ht.:  6'0"     Wt:  190#

Age range:  35-45

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown

DAVID L. YEN


CELL: 707/583-4102     |     contactdavidyen@yahoo.com

THEATRE:        

Blithe Spirit                                   Charles                           6th Street Playhouse

The Three Musketeers                   Athos                             Napa Valley College
Bell, Book & Candle                     Sidney Redlitch             Spreckels Theatre Company
Romeo & Juliet                             Tybalt                             Shakespeare in the Cannery
Journey’s End                                Stanhope                        Ross Valley Players
The Servant of Two Masters         Truffaldino                     Sebastopol Shakespeare Festival
August: Osage County                  Sheriff Gilbeau              6th Street Playhouse
Stalag 17                                        Sefton                            RIOT Theater/
Spreckels Performing Arts Center​

The Blue Room                             Fred/Anton/Charles/      STUDIO at 6th Street Playhouse

                                                          Robert/Malcolm
Macbeth                                         Macbeth                        The Loading Zone
Long Day’s Journey Into Night     Jamie                             Sonoma County Repertory Theater

Santaland Diaries                           All (one-man show)     6th Street Playhouse (2005, 2014, 2015, 2016);

​                                                                                            The PhantomGallery (2008); Spreckels Performing
                                                                                            Arts Center (2009, 2011, 2012); Marin Arts

                                                                                            Council, Glaser Center (2010);

                                                                                            Main Stage West (2013)

MUSICALS:        
Animal Crackers                            Chico/Ravelli               Sixth Street Playhouse

My Fair Lady                                 Henry Higgins             Sixth Street Playhouse

Peter Pan                                        Smee                            Mountain Play
Catch Me if You Can                     Hanratty                       Spreckels Theatre Company
The Sound of Music                      Max Detweiler             Mountain Play

Guys & Dolls                                Harry the Horse            Mountain Play
The Music Man                             Harold Hill                   Sixth Street Playhouse
The Wizard of Oz                          Tin Woodsman             Mountain Play
Sweet Charity                                Vittorio Vidal/              Sixth Street Playhouse

                                                          Big Daddy Brubeck
A Funny Thing Happened              Pseudolus                    Santa Rosa Players, CA
   on the Way to the Forum

The Mikado                                    Ko-Ko                         Santa Rosa Players, CA
The King and I                               King Mongkut             Santa Rosa Players, CA


TRAINING:       

     Schools:  University of California, Irvine;  Actors’ Center, Los Angeles,  CA
     Acting:  Mary Ann McGarry, Geoffrey Owens, Larry Salberg
     Stage combat:  John Sullins (Military Master at Arms), Rick Pallaziol, and Arte White
     Voice: Joseph Huszti, Michael Geiger, Jenny Jones

     Cartoon Voice:  Bob Geren


SPECIAL ABILITIES:
Standard British, Cockney, Irish and various American dialects; vocal sound effects and impressions. Five years experience in children’s theater. Extensive large venue improvisational work, including Master of Ceremonies and standup comedy at Bill Graham Civic Center, Shoreline Amphitheatre, Madison Square Garden and numerous other venues, and participating in the Renaissance Faire in Northern and Southern California and Dickens Christmas Faire in San Francisco.  Have sung solo and in small and large ensembles (jazz, madrigal, barbershop, 50-100 voice choral groups); can also conduct.  Street theater and “busk” shows (acting, juggling, stage combat). Active sports enthusiast (ice hockey, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball). Prior service US Army (desert reconnaissance). California Driver’s License (current). 

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