Gary David Keast

Last updated

April 27, 2022


Gary David has over 35 years of acting experience, performing in film and onstage.  Most of his professional experience has been in the Twin Cities, but he also has professional stage credits in Phoenix AZ, Charleston SC, and Rochester MN. He is a member of Actors Equity and SAG-AFTRA.



Gary David Keast Demo Reel


Height: 5’11”     Eyes: Brown    Hair: Salt & Pepper     Weight: 175


Alligator Summer - Atticus - Sanguine Theatre Company

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? - George - Oxford Comma Theatre Collective

Othello - Montano - Village Repertory Company

Treasure Island - Captain Smollett - Village Repertory Company

Hir - Arnold - Stray Cat Theatre

Hamlet - Polonius - Southwest Shakespeare Company

The Comedy of Errors - Duke Solinus - Southwest Shakespeare Company

King Lear - Albany - Southwest Shakespeare Company

Spellbound (Cymbeline musical) - Caius Lucius - Southwest Shakespeare Company

Tuesdays With Morrie - Mitch - Rochester Civic Theatre

The Diary of Anne Frank - Mr. Van Daan - Park Square Theatre

The O'Conner Girls - David Stevens - Park Square Theatre

Of Mice and Men - George - Park Square Theatre

Biography - Warwick Wilson - Park Square Theatre

The Exonerated - Gary - Frank Theatre

The God of Hell - Frank - Frank Theatre

Venus - Mr. Privates - Frank Theatre

Fucking A - Hunter - Frank Theatre

The Women of Troy - Talthybius, Agamemnon - Frank Theatre

Sicilian Nights - Cesare, Priest, Hermit, etc. - Frank Theatre

The Cradle Will Rock - Larry Foreman - Frank Theatre

A Midsummer Nights Dream - Peter Quince - Theater Mu

Count Von Rollo - Dexter James - Illusion Theatre

Buried Child - Dodge - Pig's Eye Theatre

All In The Timing - Trotsky, Al, etc. - Pig's Eye Theatre

Twelfth Night - Orsino - Shakespeare in the Park

Applause - Bill Sampson - Minneapolis Musical Theatre

One for the Road - Nicholas - the gray space

Sideways Stories from Wayside School - Mrs. Gorf, Mr. Pickle, Mr. Gorf - Stages Theatre

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - Pharoah - Stages Theatre

A Christmas Carol - Bob Cratchit - Stages Theatre

Twelfth Night (2000,2001) - essential - Guthrie Theatre


Come Out Fighting                                              feature film (Schuetzle Company Productions)

The Lumber Baron                                              feature film (Scene & Hurd Productions)

Potpourri                                                             feature film (Diviney Pictures)

The Bequether                                                     feature film (Kenzie Productions)

Problem Solving the Republic                             feature film (Diviney Pictures)

Hope                                                                   feature film (Marty Doogin Arts)

Phasma Ex Machina                                           feature film (Phasma Productions)

Gehenna                                                             feature film (Brewtown Productions)

In Harm’s Way                                                    feature film (Restraining Hollywood)

Horror House                                                      feature film (Kenzie Productions)

Wildfire: The Arabian Heart                               feature film (Mean Alien Productions)

The System                                                         feature film (Voices Media)

The Shamus                                                        feature film (deodand)

Safe and Sound                                                   Sheryl Crow concert tour video (Paul Guthrie)

The Take                                                             short film (Palm Drive Productions)

Panhandler                                                         short film (Wondervision Productions)

M4W                                                                    short film (Cynthia Uhrich)

2115                                                                     short film (Triwar Pictures)

An Echo                                                              short film (Meng Productions)


ShopNBC                                                            televised product demonstrations

RSM McGladrey                                                 industrial film (New Playground Productions)

Target                                                                 industrial films (Media Loft)

Medtronic                                                           industrial film [Stone Arch Productions]

Taco Johns                                                         television commercial

Metro Transit                                                      television commercial (Periscope)

Minnesota Lottery                                              television commercial

Carlson Companies                                           website host

Rockler Tools                                                     print – catalogue cover


Ear Prompting                                                                NUTS

Master Class: Audition/Rehearsal                                   Joe Dowling, Guthrie Theatre

Master Class: Intro to Scoring                                         Richard S. Iglewski, Guthrie Theatre

6 month Actors workshop (self-organized)                       lead by Richard S. Iglewski

Commedia Dell ‘Arte                                                       Luverne Seifert

10 week Scene Workshop                                                Christopher Wright

Improvisation                                                                 Stevie Ray

Minor in Theatre                                                             Wartburg College


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