actor / director / storyteller



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David L. Yen © All rights reserved.

Hair: Black

Eyes: Brown

Ht.:  5'11"     Wt:  195#

Age range:  40-60

THEATRE (selected):        

Nuts                                               Aaron Levinsky             Left Edge Theatre

​Faceless                                         Scott Bader                    STUDIO at 6th Street Playhouse

The Nether                                     Cedric Doyle                 Left Edge Theatre

The Curious Incident of the
   Dog in the Night-Time               Ed Boone                       Spreckels Theatre Company

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

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

Santaland Diaries                           All (one-man show)     Left Edge Theatre (2017); 6th Street Playhouse
​                                                                                            (2005, 2014, 2015, 2016); The Phantom Gallery

​                                                                                            (2008); Spreckels Performing Arts Center
                                                                                            (2009, 2011, 2012); Marin Arts Council, Glaser

                                                                                            Center (2010); Main Stage West (2013)

MUSICALS (selected):        
Urinetown: the Musical                 Officer Lockstock                 Speckels Theatre Company
​Oliver!                                            Fagin                                    Sixth Street Playhouse

Peter Pan                                        Captain Hook/Mr. Darling   Spreckels Theatre Company
In The Mood                                  Benedick                               Shakespeare in the Cannery

My Fair Lady                                 Henry Higgins                      Sixth Street Playhouse
Catch Me if You Can                     Hanratty                                Spreckels Theatre Company
The Sound of Music                      Max Detweiler                      Mountain Play

The Music Man                             Harold Hill                            Sixth Street Playhouse
The Wizard of Oz                          Tin Woodsman                      Mountain Play

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

The King and I                               King Mongkut                      Santa Rosa Players, CA


     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, Marty Pistone
     Voice: Joseph Huszti, Michael Geiger, Jenny Jones

     Cartoon Voice:  Bob Geren

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).