is celebrating 14 seasons with CSC. His roles since 2007 have been: Nick Bottom, Jaques (Norton Award winner), Ageon, Brabantio, Parolles, Menenius, First Gangster (Kiss Me Kate
at the Hatch Shell) Malvolio (Norton Award nominee), Gloucester, Holoferness, Capulet, Buckingham and last season he was thrilled to direct Cymbeline
. Most recently, Fred appeared at the Lyric Stage Company as Tim in The Cake
. He spent 35 season as a resident actor at Trinity Repertory Company in RI where he appeared in 128 plays and received Norton and IRNE awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in Blithe Spirit
and His Girl Friday
. His Trinity roles included Falstaff, Bottom, Oscar Madison, James Tyrone, Jr, Daddy Warbucks,Creon, Peer Gynt, Joe Pitt, Alfie Doolittle, Captain Hook, Scrooge and Harold Hill, and he directed Trinity Rep’s Shooting Star, A Christmas Carol
and Boeing Boeing.
Fred is Resident Director for the Gamm Theatre since 1996 where he has directed 30 productions including Hamlet
and Much Ado About Nothing
(each twice), and Awake at Sing
(Norton Award for Outstanding Production). As an actor at Gamm, he played Donny in American Buffalo
, Autolycus in The Winter’s Tale
and Mark Rothko in Red
. Fred has also performed at NJ Shakespeare Festival, Dallas Theatre Center, Berkeley Rep, and Actor’s Theatre of Louisville. He teaches acting at Gamm and RISD.