Stratford debut: Earl of Ormsby in The Three Musketeers and Launcelot Gobbo in The Merchant of Venice. Elsewhere (selected): Extinction Song, The Beauty Queen of Leenane, Into the Woods, The Music Man (Citadel Theatre); Tartuffe, Hunchback (Vancouver Playhouse); The Producers (Vancouver Arts Club); The Tempest, Richard III, The Winter’s Tale, As You Like It (FreeWill Shakespeare Festival); The Rocky Horror Show (MTC); Little Shop of Horrors (Canadian Stage); Mimi (or a Poisoner’s Comedy) (Tarragon Theatre); Shocker’s Delight, The Margin of the Sky (Teatro La Quindicina); Extinction Song (SummerWorks); Impromptu Splendor (NTOW, Theatre Passe Muraille, Barrow Street Theatre, Off-Broadway, European tour). Film/TV: MADtv (Fox, three seasons), Degrassi (CTV), Insecurity (CBC), The Late Late Show (CBS), Sidekick (YTV). Awards: Sterling Award for The Beauty Queen of Leenane; Canadian Comedy Award, Best Improviser 2011; 2012 SummerWorks Spotlight Performance Award for Extinction Song; Jessie Richardson and Robert Merritt Award nominee. Et cetera: “For Mike and Hazel Pederson.”
Meet Ron Pederson at Meet the Festival on August 2.