Actor Ben Carlson, Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Ontario, Canada- Teaching & Relevance



Bio:  Ben Carlson

Sixth season at Stratford Shakespeare Festival, Stratford, Ontario, Canada: Lord Burleigh inMary Stuart and Charles Condomine in Blithe SpiritStratford: Benedick (Much Ado About Nothing), Fluellen (Henry V), Feste (Twelfth Night), Alceste (The Misanthrope), Touchstone (As You Like It), Leontes (The Winter’s Tale), John Worthing (The Importance of Being Earnest), Brutus (Julius Caesar), Tranio (The Taming of the Shrew), Dumayne (All’s Well That Ends Well), Hamlet. Elsewhere: Ben has worked throughout Canada and the United States. Shaw Festival audiences over 12 seasons will remember his marathon Man and SupermanThe Return of the Prodigal and All My Sons, among many others. Chicago audiences will remember his Hamlet, Macbeth and, most recently, Frank in The School for LiesFilm/TV: Saving HopeThe FirmRookie BlueWarehouse 13,Grey GardensAngela’s EyesSlings and ArrowsThe 11th Hour,Hemingway vs. CallaghanMy Dog VincentAwards: Joseph Jefferson,Hamlet; Dora Mavor Moore, The Doll’s House (DVxT).

One comment

    Steve Rowland

    April 6, 2013

    Ben Carlson is a fabulous actor and musician – and a passionate teacher of Shakespeare

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