Danny Scheie is a brilliant comedic and character actor.
A few of his credits include: the World Premiere of Charles Mee's Fetes de la Nuit directed by Les Waters, as Nero in Amy Freed's You Nero for which he won the Bay Area Critics Circle for leading actor (he also played it at South Coast Rep and Arena Stage in Washington DC), Cloud Nine directed by Tony Taccone (also at Trinity Rep, RI) and Sturgis Drang in Troublemaker.
He performed for thirteen seasons with both Shakespeare Santa Cruz (including as Artistic Director) and Calshakes (for which he most recently received the Theater Bay Area award for leading actor as Dromio of Ephesus and Dromio of Syracuse).
Danny has acted at the Old Globe in San Diego, Actors Theater of Louisville, The Folger in DC, Asolo Rep in Florida, Pasadena Playhouse, A Noise Within (LA), Two River (NJ), Yale Rep, Los Angels Theater Center, Aurora, Theaterworks, the Magic, the Marsh, Marin, San Jose Rep, and Theater Rhinoceros.
Dr. Danny holds a BA from Indiana U and a PhD in Theatre.