Rafael Untalan

Rafael Untalan (AEA/SAG-AFTRA) is delighted to be returning to 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, Seattle); King Lear and Much Ado About Nothing (Illinois Shakespeare Festival); 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. His film and television credits include Earth and Eden (Invisible Pictures) and Leverage (TNT).

Rafael holds an MFA from the Academy for Classical Acting at George Washington University and is assistant professor with the Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film at the University of Nebraska, Lincoln.

Rafael Untalan