Derrick Lee Weeden* Guest Actor


PCPA  (since 2013): Simon, The Whipping Man; Cyrano de Bergerac, Cyrano de Bergerac

Other Theatres: Syracuse Stage/The Seattle Rep, Doeker Charles, The Piano Lesson; The Shakespeare Theatre Company (Washington, D.C.): Lord Chief Justice, Henry IV pts 1 and 2; Kolibas, Wallenstein; Sicinius, Coriolanus ; Northumberland, Richard II ; Exeter, Henry V ; Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Othello, Othello. 22 seasons at Oregon Shakespeare Festival: Magwitch, Great Expectations;  Polonius, Hamlet; Mark Antony, Antony and Cleopatra; Faria, The Count of Monte Cristo; Elesin, Death and the King's Horseman; Caesar, Gem of the Ocean; Prospero, The Tempest; The Count de Guiche, Cyrano de Bergerac; Cardinal Pandulph, King John; Leonard Charteris, The Philanderer; Boyet, Love's Labour's Lost; Vincent Baptiste, Mothers Against; Kwesi Ntuli, Continental Divide: Daughters of the Revolution; Marcus Brutus, Julius Caesar; Aaron, Titus Andronicus; Vershinin, Three Sisters; Othello, Othello; Hedley, Seven Guitars; Tshembe Matoseh, Les Blancs; Duke, Measure for Measure; Edmond, King Lear; Antonio, Pentecost; Coriolanus, Coriolanus; Bolingbroke, Richard II; Leonardo, Blood Wedding; Herald Loomis, Joe Turner's Come and Gone; Warwick, The Conclusion of Henry VI; Pericles, Pericles Prince of Tyre (Ashland & Portland); Oberon, A Midsummer Night's Dream; among others. Also, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Birmingham Repertory, (Birmingham, U.K.), The Barbican Theatre (London, U.K.),  La Jolla Playhouse, Great Lakes Theater Festival, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Festival of Dallas.

Education: MFA, Southern Methodist University.