David Eric Thompson


AEA Member

David Thompson

Understudy: Duke of Buckingham, Duke of Clarence, Catesby, Lord Stanley, Brakenbury, Lord Mayor, Ely and Ensemble in Richard III

In nine seasons at OSF: Cuigy in Cyrano de Bergerac, Sir Eglamour in The Two Gentlemen of Verona, Friar Peter in Measure for Measure, Forester in As You Like It, Ensemble in Titus Andronicus, William Gallagher in Light Up the Sky, Captain Dumaine in All’s Well That Ends Well, Prince Henry in King John, Ensemble in King Lear, Helenus and Myrmidon in Troilus and Cressida, Nathaniel and Haberdasher in The Taming of the Shrew, Scurrile and Dondolo in The Revenger’s Tragedy. 

Other theatres: Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew, Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, Oberon and Theseus in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Orlando in As You Like It, Orsino in Twelfth Night (Bellevue Repertory Theatre); Frederic Treves in The Elephant Man, Hortensio in The Taming of the Shrew, Elwood P. Dowd in Harvey (Summer Repertory Theatre); Claudio in Much Ado about Nothing (Grove Shakespeare Festival); Dennis and Forest Lord in As You Like It (Long Beach Center Theatre). 

Other credits: OSF Resident Teaching Artist, 1998–present. 

Education: American Academy of Dramatic Arts; California State University, Fullerton.