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Roderick Menzies
Roderick Menzies
Acting

AMDA Faculty since: 2017

Roderick Menzies is an actor, director, producer, educator and coach. He serves as Co-Artistic Director of the award-winning Ensemble Studio Theatre in Los Angeles where he directs, performs and produces new American plays. He is a founding member of Canada's National Voice Intensive where he taught voice and Shakespeare text. A veteran of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, he has played leading Shakespearean roles, including Romeo and Juliet (as Mercutio), Taming of the Shrew (as Hortensio), A Midsummer Night's Dream (as Lysander) and King Henry (title role). In Los Angeles, Roderick has performed leading roles at A Noise Within, Odyssey, Pico Playhouse, Getty Villa, Open Fist and Chalk Repertory.

Roderick teaches Iconic Theatre, Contemporary Scene Study, Acting Techniques, Spotlight, and directs various productions.

Degrees

M.F.A., Acting, York University