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David Mackay

Rank: Assistant Professor

Education: M.F.A.,Temple University, Directing; B.F.A., University of British Columbia, Acting.

Courses Taught: Fundamentals of Acting, Fundamentals of Improvisation, Advanced Acting: Shakespeare

Bio: David is a professional actor, playwright and director from Vancouver, Canada. Directing credits include; the Arts ClubTheatre One Man, Two Guvnors, Venus in Fur, Boeing Boeing and The Importance of Being Earnest; Mitch and Murray Productions Speed the Plow, Becky Shaw, Lungs and Race; as well as directing and acting with the Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival for fourteen seasons. He recently adapted and co-directed Kosmic Mambo, a stage adaptation of The Rime of the Ancient Mariner at Studio 58, Langara College. For film and television, acting credits include The X-Files, Are We There Yet, Watchmen and the upcoming film The Layover directed by William H. Macy.

Favorite Quote: All my best thoughts were stolen by the ancients." - Ralph Waldo Emerson