Ben Gunderson Ben Gunderson

Theater

Ben Gunderson

Princess Grace Award:
Acting Scholarship, 2008, Robert and Gloria Houseman Theater Award

Ben is an NYC-based director and actor. He was Dance/Fight Captain/Swing on Les Misérables (Broadway/Toronto/N. American Tour) and appeared on Good Morning America, America’s Got Talent, The Tony Awards and The Oscars. NY: The Hidden Sky (Prospect Theatre), A Time for Singing (York Theatre), Fiddler on the Roof (Engeman Theatre). Regional: Cabaret (Coastal Carolina), Sunday in the Park with George (Carolina Thrust), Balm in Gilead (Catawba Theatre), Dream of the Burning Boy (O’Neil), House of Gold (O’Neil), The Maids (Catawba Theatre), Big River & Tartuffe (SF Drama). He has trained with SITI Company, the Michael Chekhov School, and will attend the XV ISTA Conference in April 2016. He is the recipient of a prestigious Princess Grace Award, an NFAA Arts Award, and is a proud graduate of the UNCSA. He recently Assistant Directed a Drama League Rough Draft presentation of Evan Yionoulis’ The Dread Pirate Project and was Assistant Movement Director on Les Misérables in Japan. He is currently directing skinny crazy small which debuts at Theaterlab on March 31, 2016.


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