Derrick Lee Weeden


AEA Member

Derrick Lee Weeden

Antony in Antony and Cleopatra; Faria in The Count of Monte Cristo

In 22 seasons at OSF: Wilkins, Harrison in All the Way; Mister in Ghost Light, Elesin in Death and the King's Horseman, Caesar in Gem of the Ocean, Prospero in The Tempest, The Count de Guiche in Cyrano de Bergerac, Cardinal Pandulph in King John, Leonard Charteris in The Philanderer, Boyet in Love's Labour's Lost, Vincent Baptiste in Mothers Against, Kwesi Ntuli in Daughters of the Revolution [Continental Divide] (OSF, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Birmingham Repertory/England, The Barbican, La Jolla Playhouse), Marcus Brutus in Julius Caesar, Aaron in Titus Andronicus, Vershinin in Three Sisters, Othello in Othello, Hedley in Seven Guitars, Tshembe Matoseh in Les Blancs, Duke in Measure for Measure, Edmond in King Lear, Antonio in Pentecost, Coriolanus in Coriolanus, Bolingbroke in Richard II, Leonardo in Blood Wedding, Herald Loomis in Joe Turner's Come and Gone, Warwick in The Conclusion of Henry VI, Pericles in Pericles, Prince of Tyre (Ashland/Portland), Oberon in A Midsummer Night's Dream, among others.

Other theatres: The Shakespeare Theatre Company (Washington, D.C.), Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Great Lakes Theater Festival, Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Festival of Dallas.

Education: MFA, Southern Methodist University.