OBERON THEATRE ENSEMBLE

The Oberon Theatre Ensemble is an active player in New York’s independent theatre community. Now in our 14th season, we combine classic, contemporary, and new works in repertory. We believe in the joy of a well told story, the connection offered by a supportive community, and the magic of the theatre. More


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Last Season
Oberon presented a world premiere of:

ORDER

by Christopher Boal

"priceless...hilariously played" NY Times

&

OTHELLO

"a quality production" "poetic staging"



At the Midtown International Festival, Oberon presented:

by Duncan Pflaster

Nominated for 11 Awards

2016 COMPANY MEMBERS... A-E


Gabe Bettio

In his third season with Oberon, Gabe is stoked to be working with this fine group of people. This winter, Gabe has appeared in American Globe’s Titus Andronicus and Storm Theatre’s The Satin Slipper. Previously with Oberon Theatre: Hello Out There, Much Ado About Nothing, and Macbeth. Other favorite stage credits: Stanley in A Streetcar Named Desire; and both Theo and Vincent van Gogh in the one-man show, Vincent, written by Leonard Nimoy. Member AEA.
Oberon Core Member




Christopher Stetson Boal


Oberon Associate Member

Walter Brandes

Oberon roles include Angelo from Measure for Measure, "A" from Village Wooing, Ford from Merry Wives of Windsor, and Latimer from Sweet Love Adieu. Beyond Oberon, he has acted in NY, CT, DC, SC, KS, & MO. Some favorite roles include Foustka from Temptation; Guildenstern from Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead; Cassio from Othello; Antonio from The Tempest; Caesar from I, Claudius Live; and Ephikhodof from The Cherry Orchard. Visit www.walterbrandes.com for info on the actor/playwright.

Oberon Core Member



Mac Brydon

San Diego Native. Highlights have been with NY Stage & Film, Hudson Valley Shakespeare, Boomerang Theatre (7 shows), TheatreVA, York Shakespeare, Summer Theatre at Mount Holyoke College (7 seasons), Resonance Ensemble, and The San Diego Opera. FOR OBERON: The Miser, The Physicists, Durang It!, Moonchildren [OOBR Award], Famous For Fifteen Years, King Lear, Mystery at Twickenham Vicarage, Merry Wives of Windsor, Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, Order, and MC of 24/7. TRAINING: The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Glasgow, and The Aleksander Zelwerowicz Theatre Academy (PWST), Warsaw, Poland. TV: Lipstick Jungle. FILM: Mac's First Time directed by Sundance winner Johnny O'Hara; Stuck directed by Michelle Botticelli. Check out www.MacBrydon.com. Member AEA.
Oberon Core Member

Jane Cortney

JANE CORTNEY recently played Evie in The House of Mirth at Metropolitan Playhouse. Oberon shows include Othello, American Rapture, A Thousand Variations on a Lie Told Once, Ghost on Fire, Of Mice and Men, Moonchildren, Three Sisters, and A Midsummer Night's Dream. Other NYC credits include Summer and Smoke (Boomerang) and A Little Piece of the Sun (Fringe NYC). Regionally she has appeared in Little Women (Northern Stage) and The Comfort of Darkness (Caldwell Theatre). Jane has degrees in Drama and English from Vassar College and received her MFA from the Actors Studio Drama School/New School for Drama. Member AEA.
www.janecortney.com
Oberon Core Member


Jarel Davidow

JAREL DAVIDOW has been with Oberon from the beginning, having appeared in the very first production, Pieces of Seven, and in 2008 as Aden Paltz in Ghost on Fire. Other favorite roles include George in Of Mice and Men, Lucentio in Taming of the Shrew and Lucio in Measure for Measure. Jarel has also been seen on stages across the country in such shows as Twelfth Night and Comedy of Errors(New England Shak Fest); Rip Van Winkle (Great Amer Melodrama-CA); The Mousetrap (Lake Worth Playhouse- FL); and twice performing in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Film and TV projects include Law & Order, Ed, and Woody Allen's Celebrity and numerous commercials and voice-overs. Jarel received his MFA from the Actors Studio at the New School and is a lifetime member of The Actors Studio. Member AEA.
Oberon Associate Member


Alexander Dinelaris

Alexander Dinelaris wrote the book for the West End production of The Bodyguard Musical (Olivier Nomination, Best New Musical). Off-Broadway: Zanna Don’t! (Drama Desk nominations, Book and Lyrics), Red Dog Howls (NYTW), Still Life (MCC). Mr. Dinelaris is an Academy Award and Golden Globe winner for the screenplay of Birdman (or The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance). He is the writer, co-creator and executive producer of the upcoming Starz network series “The One Percent”, starring Ed Helms, Hilary Swank and Ed Harris. His newest film The Year of the Monarchs is currently in development with Mandalay Entertainment. Alex is a proud member of the Dramatists Guild and the Writer’s Guild.

Oberon Core Member