Avery Nelson


Avery Nelson is a Brooklyn based Equity actor, musician and composer born and raised in Boston. With CSC, Avery acted in Romeo & Juliet and King Lear, and also served as a teaching artist, apprentice instructor, and company manager. In Boston he was last seen as Don Pedro in Much Ado About Nothing (ASP) and as an improviser and music director at ImprovBoston. Soon you can hear him voice the German Chancellor in the radio play Newts! (opposite Mo Rocca) distributed by PRX. His debut piano EP, Hammers & Felt, comes out this summer. See www.averynelson.net for updates, videos, photos, and links to Spotify and SoundCloud, and follow him on IG (@averynelsonbargar) and Twitter (@averynelsonb).

Productions at Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
Production Role
Measure for Measure
First Gentleman, Abhorson, Duke's Attendant, Justice
Stage2: Romeo & Juliet 2015
Lord Montague/ Friar John
King Lear
Knight/ Attendant/ French Soldier

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