Rex Young was cast this season as Charles Mills, Judge and Ensemble in OSF’s The Copper Children and as Constant Coquelin in Bernhardt/Hamlet. In 21 seasons at OSF, favorite roles have included Fluellen, King of France, Canterbury, Chorus and Ensemble in Henry V; George Harris and Ensemble in The Way the Mountain Moved; Master Ford in The Merry Wives of Windsor; Dogberry in Much Ado about Nothing; George in The Language Archive; Weinburl in On the Razzle; Aguecheek in Twelfth Night; and Cornwall in King Lear.
Other productions include Antony and Cleopatra; The Great Society (world premiere); Romeo and Juliet; Troilus and Cressida; Cat on a Hot Tin Roof; Macbeth; Death and the King’s Horseman; Cyrano de Bergerac; Coriolanus; Our Town; The Winter’s Tale; Timon of Athens; and Enrico IV. New York credits include the world premiere of Flight (Lucille Lortel Theatre). Regional credits include Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Utah Shakespeare Festival, Great River Shakespeare Festival, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Seattle Shakespeare Company, Milwaukee Repertory Theater, Long Wharf Theatre, American Repertory Theater, Virginia Stage Company, Capital Repertory Theater, and PlayMakers Repertory Company.
Film/TV credits include Captain Fantastic, All My Children, Designing Women, ABCD, Language of Love. Rex has a BFA from Southern Oregon University and attended A.R.T. Institute at Harvard University.