Dave Quay

Show Director
Mucedorus | Session 1


Favorite Shakespeare Play:

Richard III

Shakespeare Character that best describes me:

better and worse… Berowne

Favorite Shakespeare quote:

“Your ‘if’ is the only peacemaker; much virtue in ‘if’.”

Favorite Play that isn’t by Shakespeare:

Faith Healer by Brian Friel

Hogwarts house:


All-time favorite ASC Moment:

Looking forward to lots of beautiful moments in my first season with ASC!

All-Time Favorite ASCTC moment:

(ask me in July!)


Originally from the mountains of New Hampshire, Dave is a New York-based actor and filmmaker. Most recently, Dave appeared in Timon of Athens at Theatre for a New Audience and Shakespeare Theatre DC, in association with the Royal Shakespeare Company. On stage, Dave has performed in New York and regionally with theaters including the Public Theater, Lincoln Center, Classic Stage Company, Georgia Shakespeare, Alliance Theatre, Dorset Theater Festival, Chautauqua, and New Jersey Symphony. He has worked on TV/film as an actor (House of Cards, Gotham, Bull, Looming Tower, Royal Pains, Blindspot) and a director (COHAB, Until Next Time). Also, he performed as a clown with Big Apple Circus. He loves big sky, Chaplin, and excellent desserts. Dave holds an MFA from NYU Graduate Acting.