Grant Henderson

Last updated

January 5, 2023


Grant has been a freelance actor in the Twin Cities since 2004.  

Recent productions he has participated in include: Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story (Wayward Theatre Co.), Macbeth (Wayward Theatre Co.), Dial M for Murder/Don't Dress for Dinner (Gremlin Theatre), REVOLT. SHE SAID. REVOLT AGAIN. (Frank Theatre), and The Knight of the Burning Pestle (Theatre Pro Rata).

Grant has performed with a variety of local theaters including Wayward Theatre Co., Frank Theatre, Gremlin Theatre, Theatre Pro Rata, Artistry, Theater in the Round, Paul Bunyan Playhouse, Tedious Brief Productions, Starting Gate Productions, and The Pioneer Place Theater Co.

Grant graduated from Iowa State University with a BFA in Visual Studies.


The Legend of Ulysses

Theater People Minute #4


Theatre - Representative Work

Wayward Theatre Co. 

Christmas Carol:  A Ghost Story  |  Fred  | Sarah Nargang, dir.

Macbeth  |  Ross  | Tim McVean, dir.


Gremlin Theatre 

Dial M for Murder  |  C.A. Lesgate  |  Brian Columbus, dir.

Don't Dress for Dinner  |  Robert  |  Brian Balcom, dir.


Frank Theatre 

REVOLT. SHE SAID. REVOLT AGAIN  |  Ensemble  |  Wendy Knox, dir.


Theatre Pro Rata    (Artistic Associate & Company member: 2010-2017)

The Knight of the Burning Pestle  |  Jasper/Player 3  |  Amber Bjork, dir.

The Beauty Queen of Leenane  |  Pato Dooley  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.

1984*  |  Winston Smith  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.

44 Plays for 44 Presidents  |  Actor 4  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.

The Taming of the Shrew  |  Petruchio  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.

Marisol  |  Lenny, Scar Tissue, et. al.  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.


2014 Best Dramatic Actor, Lavender Magazine


Paul Bunyan Playhouse 

Prints  |  Monty/Doc  |  Zach Curtis, dir.



12 Angry Men  |  Juror #12  |  Zach Curtis, dir.


Pioneer Place Theatre Co.                             

Lend Me A Tenor  |  Max  | Zach Curtis, dir.

A Streetcar Named Desire  |  Steve Hubbell  |  Zach Curtis, dir.


Tedious Brief Productions

The Final Act (Fringe ’13)  |  Nicholas Skeres  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.

Tempests (Fringe ’11)  |  Bassanio  |  Noë Tallen, dir.

Bard Fiction (Fringe ’09)  |  Vincent  |  Carin Bratlie Wethern, dir.


Starting Gate Productions

The Miss Firecracker Contest  |  Delmount  |  David Coral, dir.

A View from the Bridge  |  Louis  |  Jodi Kellogg, dir.


Shadowplay Theatre

The Mousetrap  |  Giles Ralston  |  Brian Joyce, dir.


Pig’s Eye Theatre

A Midsummer Night’s Dream  |  Lysander  |  Randy Funk, dir.


Theatre in the Round

Twelfth Night  |  Curio  |  David Mann, dir.

The 1940’s Radio Hour  |  Lou Cohn  |  Linda Paulson, dir.



MetaSynthesis Films

Theater People Minutes  |  Non-Theater Grant  |  Matthew G. Anderson, dir.



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