Forrest McClendon

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Forrest McClendon (Depression). Broadway/West End: The Scottsboro Boys (Tony Award nomination). Off-Broadway: The Scottsboro Boys (Vineyard Theatre), Cabin in the Sky (City Center Encores!), James Baldwin: A Soul on Fire (New Federal Theatre). Regional: The Scottsboro Boys (Philadelphia Theatre Company/Barrymore Award), Red Velvet (Lantern Theater Co./Barrymore Award nomination), The America Play (Zach Scott Theatre/B. Iden Payne Award), Avenue X (11th Hour Theatre Co./Barrymore Award), Seven Guitars (Actors Theatre of Louisville), Wild With Happy (Baltimore Center Stage), Romeo and Juliet (North Carolina Shakespeare Festival), Othello (Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre), Julius Caesar (Lantern Theater Company) and most recently Cabaret (Connecticut Repertory Theatre). Forrest is a recipient of the Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship for top regional actors, and enjoys working on new plays and musicals—most recently at Sundance, New York Stage & Film, Arena Stage, and Arden Theatre Company. He teaches throughout the US, Europe, and Canada and is currently on the faculty of the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center.


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