Jason Richards

Acting Company, 15th season

Dogberry- Much Ado About Nothing

Playwright/Director- The Witch of Pickle Patch

Jason has worked for the Texas Shakespeare Festival for over 15 years as an actor, director, playwright, company manager, education director and whatever else John tells him to do. He has recently been seen on the TSF stage in The NerdNoises OffMacbeth, The Foreigner, and The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged). He has written five children's shows for the Festival; Quest for the Lost Chalice, The Enchanted ForrestThe Lost Prince, The Princess and the Players, and Spirit of the Sea. He has worked for many other theatres around the country including The Renaissance Repertory, St. Croix Festival Theatre, the Texas Repertory Theatre Company, Houston Grand Opera, and Nebraska Repertory Theatre. He received his Master of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from the University of Nebraska and his Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Directing from Baylor University. He is currently the Artistic Director and General Manager of ArtsView Children’s Theatre.


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