FIRST DRAFT FESTIVAL: the feet of God
Friday, December 3, 2021 at 8pm and Sunday, December 12, 2021 at 2pmRead More
DAVID RHEE (pronouns: he/him) began his career as an actor after graduating from New York’s Circle in the Square Musical Theatre program. He appeared on Broadway in the Tony Award-winning THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, worked at numerous theatres across America, including Chicago’s Steppenwolf Theatre, Goodman Theatre, Lookingglass Theatre, and Silk Road Rising, among others, and starred on television’s LAW & ORDER. David returned to school and earned his MFA degree in Dramatic Writing at Tisch School of the Arts at New York University, where he worked with Oskar Eustis at the Public Theater, Pulitzer Prize-winner Suzan-Lori Parks, Lucas Hnath, Eduardo Machado, and Kristoffer Diaz. In addition to acting and writing, David is also the Artistic Director of Token Theatre, Chicago (tokentheatre.net), and has been a guest lecturer at Northwestern University, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and DePaul University. David is the recipient of the 2021 3Arts/Reva & David Logan Foundation Award, the Tisch School of the Arts Departmental Fellowship, and the Rackham Merit Fellowship Award. This reading of the feet of God is dedicated to his creative writing students at New Trier High School.
Member of Actors' Equity Association