Benjamin Reed


Member of Actors’ Equity Association (AEA).

THIS SEASON: Daniel track in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) [revised] (again)

PREVIOUSLY WITH ASC: Benjamin has been a resident company member with the American Shakespeare Center since 2014. He has served as Fight Director for 3 seasons and has performed over 56 roles in 10 seasons; including Laertes in Hamlet; Antonio in Antonio’s Revenge; Arbaces in A King and No King; Peter in Peter and the Starcatcher; and Claudio in Much Ado About Nothing.

OTHER THEATRE: Hamlet in Hamlet (Houston Shakespeare Festival); Petruchio in Taming of the Shrew (Nashville Shakespeare Festival); Ken in Red (Nashville Rep), Tom in A Few Good Men (Alley Theatre)

EDUCATION: Benjamin is a proud member of the American Society of Fight Directors and Actors’ Equity Association. He studied under SAFD Fight Master Bryan Byrnes at the University of Houston Professional Actor Training Program where he received his MFA in Acting.

PRONOUNS: he/him