Mark Olson

Last updated

February 18, 2022


Mark is a singer/actor who discovered a passion for theater late in life when his niece asked him to audition with her for a show. How does one say no to a  twelve year old with a dream? Many shows later Mark is obviously hooked. His favorite role to date was Herr Schultz in Cabaret. 


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Mark R. Olson
6325 Knox Ave S  |  Richfield, MN 55423
Height: 5’9”  |  Eyes: Blue  |  Weight: 220 lbs  |  Hair: Gone, Sugar and Cinnamon.
Vocal Range: Tenor



Hair the Concert Version, Theatre 55 - Multiple solo and harmony bits. 

Trouble is My Business, Philip Marlowe Radio Play, Theatre 55- Wax Nose-Richard Hitchler

Urinetown- Theatre 55-Old Man Strong/ Hot Blades Harry- Richard Hitchler

Pippin-Theatre 55- Lewis- Richard Hitchler

Hair- Theatre 55- Tribe- Richard Hitchler

Cabaret- Lakeshore Players- Herr Schultz- Paul Reyburn

Into the Woods- Cinderella's Father Lakeshore Players- Christopher Teipner

The Wizard of Oz-  Winkie General/Ensemble Lakeshore Players- John Michael Johnson

The Happy Elf- Santa- Lakeshore Players- Paul Reyburn

Sworn to be True: The Women of the Dillinger Gang- Agent Werner Hani- Landmark Center Trial Series with LPT- Ben Ratowski

Catch Me if You Can- Spring 2016- Agent Cod- Chameleon Theatre Circle- Avian Jangula

Young Frankenstein- Fall 2015- Ensemble- Lakeshore Players- Christopher Teipner

You Can't Take it With You - Spring 2015 - Paul Sycamore - Eagan Theater Company- Jennifer Kudelka

The Mystery of Edwin Drood  -  Fall 2014  -  Horace/Ensemble  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Paul Reyburn

The Ohman Stone (Fringe)  -  Summer 2014  -  Hjalmar Holand  -  It Works   -  Sheridan O’Keefe

The Jungle Book  -  Winter 2013  -  Father Wolf   -  Lakeshore Players  -  Ben Ratkowski

Damn Yankees  -  Winter 2013  -  Adam Welch  -  Ashland   -  Christopher Teipner

Of Thee I Sing   -  Fall 2012  -  Senator Carver Jones  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Joe Hendren

The Wizard of Oz  -  Summer 2012  -  Winkie General/ensemble  -  RVTC Scott Swanson

Something’s Afoot  -  Fall 2011  -  Clive  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Christopher Teipner

Curtains  -  Summer 2011  -  Sidney Bernstein/Ensemble  -  RVTC   -  Scott Swanson

The Sound of Music  -  Spring 2011  -  Franz  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Christopher Teipner

The Boy Friend  -  Fall 2010  -  Percival Browne  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Gretchen Weinrich

Oklahoma  -  Spring 2010  -  Cord Elam  -  Lakeshore Players  -  Janice  Murphy-Roman

Fiddler on the Roof  -  Fall 2009  -  Yussel/Ensemble  -  The Phipps  -  Mark A. Paulson

Lutheran Church of the Reformation Choir  -  Tenor soloist/section leader  -  Carsten Sjlostad

Norwegian Glee Club of Minneapolis  -  First Tenor  -  Carsten Sjlostad

University of Minnesota, Morris  -  Bachelor of Arts, Education (Vocal Music minor) 

Voice instructor: Dr. Kenneth Hodgson

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