JEFF BENGFORD

 

Acting Resume

 

4805 Westmont Avenue                                                                                                                             Height: 61

Campbell, CA   95008                                                                                                                                    Hair: Chestnut

HOME # (408) 378-1500                                                                                                                             Eyes: Blue

FAX # (408) 379-1720                                                                                                                                  Voice: 2nd Tenor

 

EDUCATION

 

Teaching Credential, San Jose State University, 1997

 

MFA in Directing, University of California, Davis, 1992

 

BA in Theatre Arts, Santa Clara University, 1989      

 

Honors in Theatre Arts, West Valley College, 1986

 

 

REPRESENTATIVE ACTING EXPERIENCE

 

THEATREWORKS; PALO ALTO, CA

                  M. Butterfly                                      Marc                                                     Robert Kelley

                  Into the Woods                             Narrator                                              Kelley/Valente

                  Brighton Beach Memoirs        Stanley                                              Peter Craze

                  84 Charing Cross Road            Bill                                                         Edgardo DeLaCruiz

 

FESTIVAL THEATRE ENSEMBLE; NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TOUR

                  Tempest                                           Prospero                                          Bruce DesLesDernier

                  Taming of the Shrew                 Vincentio                                          Bruce DesLesDernier

 

Theatre of All Possibilities; SANTA CRUZ, CA

                  The Best Possible Me              Lead Player                                     Deraj Maxfield

                  The Magic Boat                             Chang                                                Deraj Maxfield

 

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA; DAVIS, CA

                  A Woman in Mind                         Gerald                                                 Elizabeth Carlin

                  Light Up the Sky                          Sidney                                               Alan Stambusky

                  Noises Off                                        Selsdon                                            Harry C. Johnson

 

SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY; SANTA CLARA, CA

                  On the Verge                                 Male Roles                                       Libby Dale

                  The Unseen Hand                      Sycamore                                         Bill James

                  Scapin                                                Geronte                                             Jagienka Drewski

                  JC Superstar                                  King Herod                                      Fred Tollini, SJ

 

WEST VALLEY COLLEGE; SARATOGA, CA

                  The Rainmaker                              File                                                       Virginia Drake

                  Scapino                                             Scapino                                             Virginia Drake

                  Zorro                                                   Sergeant Garcia                            Bruce DesLesDernier

                                    A Christmas Carol                        Bob Cratchit/Scrooge               Drake/DesLesDernier

 

 

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION

 

                  Directing, Acting, Playwriting, Children's Theatre, Musical Theatre, Physical Comedy, Design