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These are costumed characters I've played on both a professional and recreational basis for shows and events.

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

20 April 2015

I was a blend of the Robert Redford and Leonardo DiCaprio Gatsby characters for costumed events in 2013.


The Chimneysweep

The Chimneysweep

20 April 2015

Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles, 2002.


Ferris Bueller

Ferris Bueller

31 October 2014

For a costume event in October 2014, I was Ferris Bueller.


James Dean

James Dean

11 April 2014

I dressed as James Dean for an old Hollywood costume party at the Phoenix Art Museum in 2014.


Earl of Essex

Earl of Essex

16 July 2005

Sterling Renaissance Festival 2005. I played Robert Devereaux, the Earl of Essex.


Friar Francesco

Friar Francesco

18 May 2005

Bay Area Renaissance Festival 2005. I played an Italian friar.


The Young Gallant

The Young Gallant

16 July 2001

Sterling Renaissance Festival 2001. I played a middle-class Elizabethan character who was comically obsessed with adventure and romance.


Fred, Scrooge's Nephew

Fred, Scrooge's Nephew

01 November 2000

Dickens Christmas in Skaneateles, 2000.


Sir Evelyn Oakleigh

Sir Evelyn Oakleigh

16 February 1995

This is from a high school musical I was in: Anything Goes, by Cole Porter. I played the uptight English gentleman, Sir Evelyn Oakleigh.