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Dave Olmsted

 
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Bio:
Is currently directing and designing PETER AND THE STARCATCHER for Keystone Theatrics at Allenberry Playhouse. He has been involved with Open Stage of Harrisburg for many years, appearing in AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, ANGELS IN AMERICA (1&2), THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 8, BURN THIS, WHEN SHE DANCED, GROSS ... (read complete bio)
 
Dave Olmsted Headshot

Bio:
Is currently directing and designing PETER AND THE STARCATCHER for Keystone Theatrics at Allenberry Playhouse. He has been involved with Open Stage of Harrisburg for many years, appearing in AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, ANGELS IN AMERICA (1&2), THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 8, BURN THIS, WHEN SHE DANCED, GROSS ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Dave Olmsted Biography

Is currently directing and designing PETER AND THE STARCATCHER for Keystone Theatrics at Allenberry Playhouse. He has been involved with Open Stage of Harrisburg for many years, appearing in AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY, ANGELS IN AMERICA (1&2), THE GLASS MENAGERIE, 8, BURN THIS, WHEN SHE DANCED, GROSS INDECENCY, THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LENANNE, twice directed their production of THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK and recently designed AH, WILDERNESS! For Theatre Harrisburg he has directed their productions of THE WHIPPING MAN, THE MAN WHO KILLED THE CURE, LEND ME A TENOR, LEADING LADIES, MISTER ROBERTS, THE DINING ROOM, LOVE LETTERS, DRACULA, and the holiday radio plays: MERRY CHRISTMAS GEORGE BAILEY, THE BISHOP'S WIFE, and MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET. He has also appeared in their productions of GREATER TUNA, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST, GREAT EXPECTATIONS, THE LION IN WINTER, A FEW GOOD MEN, THE HEIDI CHRONICLES, THE SISTERS ROSENSWEIG, and more! He has also performed with Gamut Theatre in A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM and ROMEO AND JULIET. Other favorite directing credits include: MR HOBBS' VACATION for Gretna Theatre, REASONS TO BE PRETTY, 1984, GODSPELL, VERONICA’S ROOM, THE MISER, THE AMERICAN DREAM, DAMN YANKEES, JON DOE, SNOOPY, THE SECRET OF THE SPYGLASS, ORPHANS, THE ACTOR’S NIGHTMARE, and THE PLAYWRIGHT’S NIGHTMARE. Dave currently works as the resident scenic designer/theatre instructor at HACC and is a founding member of the Harrisburg Area Theatre Alliance (HATA).




Dave Olmsted News

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards; Dutch Apple Di Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards; Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre's ON YOUR FEET Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Central Pennsylvania Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER  Keystone Theatrics At The Allenberry Photo BWW Review: PETER AND THE STARCATCHER Keystone Theatrics At The Allenberry
by Christy Brooks - Sep 10, 2017

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER has landed at The Playhouse at Allenberry in Boiling Springs, with all the 'starstuff' required for an imaginative feast, and performed fantastically by the talented actors of Keystone Theatrics.

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Take Flight at The Allenberry Playhouse Photo PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Take Flight at The Allenberry Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2017

'When I was a boy, I wished I could fly.' With these words, Peter and the Starcatcher, a grownup's prequel to Peter Pan, sets sail on a magical voyage to answer the century old-question: How did a boy named Peter become the boy who wouldn't grow up?

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER to Take Flight at The Allenberry Playhouse
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

'When I was a boy, I wished I could fly.' With these words, Peter and the Starcatcher, a grownup's prequel to Peter Pan, sets sail on a magical voyage to answer the century old-question: How did a boy named Peter become the boy who wouldn't grow up?

Theatre Harrisburg's GREATER TUNA Begins Tomorrow
by Tyler Peterson - Jun 11, 2015

Theatre Harrisburg concludes its 2014-2015 Mainstage season with the eccentric American comedy GREATER TUNA.  Opening on Friday, June 12 at the Krevsky Center, other performances are scheduled for June 13, 14, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 & 28. 

2012 BWW Central PA Awards - Last Chance to Vote!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 31, 2012

Voting is now underway for the Central PA Awards and continues until December 31, 2012. Winners will be announced in early January.

2012 BWW Central PA Regional Awards - LIVE Update 12/24 - Final Week to Vote!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 24, 2012

Voting is now underway for the Central PA Awards and continues until December 31, 2012. Winners will be announced in early January.

2012 BWW Central PA Regional Awards - LIVE Update - Ferraro, Wood and More in the Lead - 12/17!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 17, 2012

Voting is now underway for the Central PA Awards and continues until December 31, 2012. Winners will be announced in early January. Check out the live standings below.

2012 BWW Central PA Regional Awards - LIVE Update - Jimmy Ferraro and More in the Lead - 12/10!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 10, 2012

Voting is now underway for the Central PA Awards and continues until December 31, 2012. Winners will be announced in early January. Check out the live standings below.

2012 BWW Central PA Regional Awards - LIVE Update - 12/3!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 3, 2012

Voting is now underway for the Central PA Awards and continues until December 31, 2012. Winners will be announced in early January. Check out the latest standings below.