Ben is an actor and playwright based in New York City. Ben is originally from San Francisco, but had lived in Australia, taught at the Australian Theatre for Young People and studied at the Moscow Art Theatre in Russia. He is also the founder and head writer of the web-based sketch comedy group Eclectic Boogaloo; they have been featured on College Humor and FunnyOrDie.com. Ben is also a playwright, with full-length plays including Beckett in Benghazi and Keltic Cross which were both originally produced by Less Than Rent Theatre Company. Recent New York theater credits include Our Town (dir. James Presson) at Green-wood Cemetery and Long Division (dir. Marc Eardley) which was part of the Midtown International Theater Festival . University credits include John Proctor in The Crucible (dir. James Presson), Mrs. Packard (dir. May Adrales), The Marriage of Figaro (dir. Matthew Maguire), The Good Person of Szechwan, Sticks and Bones and Go Down into Silence (by Ariadne Blayde).
Headshot Photography courtesy of Robert Mannis.