Winner, Best Lead Actor, Madrid Intl Film Festival

It’s an honor to have been named Best Lead Actor in a Short Film at the Madrid Intl Film Festival this year. There are many people to thank, Mark, Pam, Andi, Tim, Mary, JP, Kristie, Shawn, Nicole, Bob, not a bad apple in the bunch and we had fun. Also on the family front thanks mom, dad, Krissi, Bob and Alex for getting me to Madrid to accept the award. Oh, and Rachel for organizing me to leave 🙂

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Voice of Authority delivers a good helping of comedy and masterful solo performance. An entertaining and thought-provoking show. – Fringe Review UK

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About Dean

Dean is an actor, writer, and creative director based in NYC and the Hudson Valley. His solo show, Voice of Authority, will be at the Phoenicia Playhouse, July 5, at 59E59 Theaters, July 17-21, and at Edinburgh Fringe, Aug 2-24, in 2019.

He has appeared on the stage at Carnegie Hall (Mr. Richard in Fannie Lou the Musical), as well as designed installations there for VDAY through his company, Drake Creative Collaborative.

He also serves as board president for The Art Effect, a nonprofit where youth learn to explore, experience, and excel in the arts and arts-related fields.