AMDA Community News: Campus Program Dates, Public Health Updates, Virtual Open HousesClick here for more information about classes, performances, auditions, and open houses.
AMDA Faculty since: 2004
William "Bill" Mesnik is an actor, director, writer and musician. He has performed in the Broadway productions of La Beteand Oh! Calcutta!,an Off-Broadway productions of Modiglianiand A Weekend Near Madison. Other productions include: regional performances at Yale Repertory, The Old Globe, McCarter Theatre, The Kennedy Center and Actors Theatre of Louisville as well as European tours of Shakespeare's King Learand Chekov's Ivanovwith the Moscow Art Theatre. Bill's numerous film and television credits include: Minority Report, Titanic, Curb Your Enthusiasm, That '70s Showand Spin City.As a playwright, he has garnered a Los Angeles Times Critic's Choice Award for Three Songs. He also has various nominations and acclaim for Innocenceand Experience and Love's Labors Lost.As a musician, Bill has released the albums, Innocence and Experience, 9 Hexagrams From The IChing and Mudslinger.
Acting Department Co-Chair
M.F.A., Acting, Yale University
B.A., Speech and Dramatic Art, University of Iowa