Ray Dooley

Ray Dooley


PlayMakers: Company member since 1989. Last season, Puck in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Favorite roles include Gonzalo in The Tempest, Proprietor in AssassinsSalieri in Amadeus, Cyrano in Cyrano de Bergerac, Astrov in Uncle Vanya, Arnolphe in The School for Wives, George in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, and Fool in King Lear.

Broadway: Macbeth.

Off-Broadway: An Oak Tree, So Long on Lonely Street, three seasons with Classic Stage Company (OBIE Award for Distinguished Performance in Peer Gynt).

International: Vienna’s English Theatre (European premiere of Doubt); Citadel Theatre, Edmonton, Canada.

Regional: Yale Repertory Theatre, American Shakespeare Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Huntington Theatre Company, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Alliance Theatre Company, among many others.

Film: Stonebrook, The Trial of Standing Bear.

Television: Includes One Life toLive, Guiding Light, As the World Turns.

Member: Actors’ Equity Association, Canadian Actors’ Equity Association. Education/Other: American Conservatory Theater; Hamilton College (Phi Beta Kappa).

UNC-Chapel Hill: Professor, Department of Dramatic Art; Head, Professional Actor Training Program.