Rafael Untalan

Rafael Untalan is delighted to be returning to the Ashland New Plays Festival. His regional credits include The Price (Arena Stage); Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery (Cleveland Play House and Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park); The Ramayana (A Contemporary Theatre); Love’s Labor’s Lost and Cyrano de Bergerac (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); Equivocation (Virginia Repertory Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Nebraska Repertory Theatre); Twelfth Night (TheatreWorks Palo Alto; The Oldest Boy (Spooky Action Theater); Anime Momotaro (Imagination Stage); The Duchess of Malfi (We Happy Few); and Yellow Face(Theater J).

Rafael spent three seasons in the acting company of the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, where he appeared in Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, and The Winter’s Tale.

Film/TV credits include Earth and Eden(Invisible Pictures) and Leverage (TNT).

Rafael is a proud graduate of the University of Oregon, has an MFA from the George Washington University Academy for Classical Acting, and is an assistant professor at the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. He is a member of Actors’ Equity Association and SAG-AFTRA.

Rafael Untalan