BRIAN DESMOND

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Information

Contact

The Actors Group (WA)
(206) 300-6080

Attributes

Height
6'1"
Weight
175 lbs
Gender
Male
Hair
Brown
Hair Length
Bald On Top
Eyes
Hazel

Sizes

Coat
42
Coat Length
REGULAR
Sleeve
34
Waist
34
Inseam
32
Shoe
10
Neck
16.5

Photo

Film

Her Alibi The Court Officer Bruce Beresford, Warner Bros. Pictures
Avalon Man at Reservoir (uncredited) Barry Levinson, TriStar Pictures

Television

Trans-America Ultra Quiz The Confederate Soldier Hiroshi Shirai, Japanese TV Reality Show
War and Remembrance First Lieutenant (uncredited) Dan Curtis, ABC Circle Films
Magnum P.I. (#161: "Resolutions") Tourist (uncredited) Burt Brinkerhoff, CBS Television
Separate But Equal Man at Train Station (uncredited) George Stevens, Jr., New Liberty Pictures

Theater

Frankenstein The Creature Richard Mancini, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Julius Caesar Cassius Jim Stone, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Best Christmas Pageant Ever Father Deirdre Kelly Lavrakas, The Kennedy Center
Uncle Vanya Astrov Christopher Henley, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Beyond Therapy Andrew Phil Setren, Edinburgh Theatre Festival
The Grapes of Wrath Tom Joad Christopher Henley, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Dream of a Common Language Marc Heather McDonald, Theater of the First Amendment
Private Wars Gately Joe Banno, Source Theatre Company
Hamlet Horatio Christopher Henley, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Riders to the Sea Bartley Bart Whiteman, Source Theatre Company
The Lion in Winter Richard John Healey, Theater at Lime Kiln
Waiting for Godot Didi Dorothy Neumann, Washington Shakespeare Co.
A Bertolt Brecht Cabaret Bertolt Brecht Kim Peter Kovac, The In Series
The Gift of Giving Father Mary Hall Surface, The Kennedy Center
Tropical Madness Tom Radcliffe Robert McNamara, Scena Theatre
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Ford Prefect Leslie Byrne, Source Theatre
Romeo and Juliet Montague / Apothecary William Graham, National Players Touring Co.
Greater Tuna Thurston, etc. Kenneth Stack, Acadia Repertory Theatre
The Nerd Axel Hammond Jon Erickson, Acadia Repertory Theatre
Edward II Edmund Jim Stone, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Beirut The Guard Pat Murphy Sheehy, Source Theatre Company
The Little Rascals Truant Officer Jeff Church, La Junta Children's Theatre
The Versailles Impromptu La Thorilliere Richard Schoch, Shakespeare Theatre at the Folger
Macbeth Rosse Brian Hemmingsen, Washington Shakespeare Co.
Saint Joan D'Estivet Richard Mancini, Washington Shakespeare Co.
The Great Brilliant Waltz Ryeco Robert McNamara, Scena Theatre
Voices from the Streets Young Man Jim Petosa, Community for Creative Non-Violence
No Exit Sartre / Valet Brian Hemmingsen, Washington Shakespeare Co.

Commercial

"Law and Camcorder" Lead: Gunfighter WJZ-TV (CBS Television, Baltimore)
"Fall Season Promotion" Supporting: Construction Worker WRC-TV (NBC Television, Washington, D.C.)

Print

Product Portfolio Ice Cream Vendor Sweetheart Cup Company
Marketing Brochure Bank Customer Crestar Bank
Sales Catalogue Farmer John Deere

Industrial

"Managing Difficult Inmates" Lead: Inmate Carr National Institute of Corrections
"Taxpayer Bill of Rights" Principal: Taxpayer Internal Revenue Service
"Critical Incident" Principal: Office Worker Internal Revenue Service
"E.L.A." Principal: Naval Officer Naval Imaging Command
"A Customer Out There" Principal: Husband National Association of Home Builders
"Employee Benefits" Principal: Employee Eastman Kodak

Voice-Over

Narrator Mystery, Westerns, Science Fiction Books on Tape, Inc.
Narrator History, Sports, Biography, Fiction Blackstone Audio Books
Narrator Educational Audio Tapes George C. Marshall Research Foundation

Training

Ph.D. (ABD) Dramatic Art University of California, Santa Barbara
M.F.A. Creative Writing George Mason University
B.A. English The College of William and Mary
Scene Study Studio Theatre Acting Conservatory Washington, D.C.
Movement Training Dance Arts / Moving Arts Washington, D.C.

Skills

General Sports
  • BASEBALL
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  • BASKETBALL
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  • BODY SURFING
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  • BOWLING
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  • CANOEING
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  • CROQUET
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  • FRISBEE
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  • GOLF
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  • HIKING
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  • JOGGING
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  • JUMP ROPE
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  • KAYAKER
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  • LACROSSE
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  • PING PONG
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  • RUNNING
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  • SNORKELER
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  • SOCCER
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  • SOFTBALL
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  • TENNIS
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  • VOLLEYBALL
Swimming
  • BACK STROKE
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  • BREAST STROKE
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  • BUTTERFLY
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  • FREESTYLE
Stage Combat Training
  • DAGGERS
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  • HAND-TO-HAND
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  • RAPIER
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  • STAFF
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  • SWORDS
Improvisation
  • IMPROV, GENERAL
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  • LONG FORM
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  • SHORT FORM
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  • SKETCH
Languages
  • FRENCH
Dialects
  • AUSTRALIAN
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  • BRITISH
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  • COCKNEY
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  • FRENCH
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  • IRISH
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  • NEW YORK / BROOKLYN
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  • RUSSIAN
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  • SCOTTISH
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  • SOUTHERN
Instruments
  • BONGOS
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  • DRUMS
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  • PERCUSSION
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  • TAMBOURINE
Miscellaneous Skills
  • MAGICIAN
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  • PUPPETRY
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  • TELEPROMPTER
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  • VIDEO GAMES
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  • WHISTLER
Track & Field
  • BROAD JUMP
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  • LONG DISTANCE
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  • LONG JUMP
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  • RELAY
Cycling
  • CYCLING, GENERAL
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  • MTN BIKING
Circus Skills
  • JUGGLER
Driving Skills
  • STICK SHIFT
Facial Hair
  • Goatee

Other Experience

Director (Theatre): Rabbit Hole, The Long Christmas Ride Home, The Cripple of Inishmaan, Wintertime, A Dream Play, The Illusion, Our Country's Good, The Glass Menagerie, Twelfth Night, The Laramie Project, Marisol, Faint Music, Macbeth, Voice of the Prairie, Mountain Memory, The Wreck on the Five-Twenty-Five, A Christmas Carol, Bloody Poetry, The Tempest

Solo Performer (My Life as a Bird, The Letters of Ian Esmo); Playwright/Adaptor (A Dream Play, Sleepy Hollow, Faint Music, Yule Tidings, The Merely Players Revue); Poet (City Arts Magazine, In Tahoma's Shadow, Phrasings, Phoebe); Baltimore Orioles Mascot; University Professor (Pacific Lutheran University, UCSB, W&L University, George Mason University)