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Jens Rasmussen

 
Bio:
Jens Rasmussen has created over 150 roles for theatre and film. He's performed with The Working Theatre, New Dramatists, EPIC, PanAsian Rep, New Georges, Manhattan Theatre Source, HERE, The Internationalists, terraNOVA, and others in NYC. In addition to having been a resident guest artist ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jens Rasmussen has created over 150 roles for theatre and film. He's performed with The Working Theatre, New Dramatists, EPIC, PanAsian Rep, New Georges, Manhattan Theatre Source, HERE, The Internationalists, terraNOVA, and others in NYC. In addition to having been a resident guest artist ... (read complete bio)
 

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Pictured (from left): Imran Sheikh,* Jens Rasmussen,* Leila Buck,* Andrew Aaron
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Pictured (from left): Imran Sheikh,* Jens Rasmussen,* Leila Buck,* Andrew Aaron Valdez, Ali Andre Ali. Photo by Steve Wagner. *Actor appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States

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Pictured (from left): Leila Buck,* India Nicole Burton, Jens Rasmussen.* Photo by
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Pictured (from left): Leila Buck,* India Nicole Burton, Jens Rasmussen.* Photo by Steve Wagner. *Actor appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

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02/06/2018
Pictured (from left): Leila Buck,* Jens Rasmussen.* Photo by Steve Wagner.
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Pictured (from left): Leila Buck,* Jens Rasmussen.* Photo by Steve Wagner. *Actor appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

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02/06/2018
Pictured (from left): Jens Rasmussen,* Andrew Aaron Valdez, Leila Buck.* Photo
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Pictured (from left): Jens Rasmussen,* Andrew Aaron Valdez, Leila Buck.* Photo by Steve Wagner. *Actor appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

From: 
Date:
02/06/2018
Pictured (from left): Jens Rasmussen,* Leila Buck.* Photo by Steve Wagner.
*Actor app Photo

Pictured (from left): Jens Rasmussen,* Leila Buck.* Photo by Steve Wagner. *Actor appears courtesy of Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

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Date:
02/06/2018
 

Jens Rasmussen Biography

Jens Rasmussen has created over 150 roles for theatre and film.

He's performed with The Working Theatre, New Dramatists, EPIC, PanAsian Rep, New Georges, Manhattan Theatre Source, HERE, The Internationalists, terraNOVA, and others in NYC.

In addition to having been a resident guest artist with companies in Florida, Virginia, Kentucky, and Georgia, he’s performed across the country, from the Kennedy Center to Boise, receiving both an Acclaim Award and a League of Cincinnati Theatres Award for his work.

His performance in Stephen King’s SURVIVOR TYPE (a story, which Mr. King said, “goes a little too far, even for me.”) was called “rock solid” after it’s premiere at the Buried Alive Horror film festival.

Jens is represented by Judy Boals, Inc.




Jens Rasmussen News

Bechdel Project Announces Recipient Of One Year Writers Residency Photo Bechdel Project Announces Recipient Of One Year Writers Residency
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2022

Bechdel Project has announced Jeanne Dorsey as the recipient of the inaugural Room of One's Own (ROO) Writer's Residency. During the residency, Ms. Dorsey will fully develop her new play 'The Kit: Made by Martha,' which was a 2021 Ensemble Studio Theatre/Sloan Commission.

Scenes from ANGELS IN AMERICA, Liesl Tommy and More Take Home 2021 Drama League Award Photo Scenes from ANGELS IN AMERICA, Liesl Tommy and More Take Home 2021 Drama League Awards
by Nicole Rosky - May 21, 2021

Tonight's the night!  The 87th Annual Drama League Awards will be streamed today, May 21, 2021 at 7:00PM ET. Who will win? BroadwayWorld is updating the list live!

Nominees Announced for 2021 Drama League Awards, Honoring Digital and Socially-Distan Photo Nominees Announced for 2021 Drama League Awards, Honoring Digital and Socially-Distanced Theatre Across the Country
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 30, 2021

The Drama League has just announced the 2021 Nominees and Special Recognition Honorees for The 87th Annual Drama League Awards. Keeping in the tradition of honoring the outstanding accomplishments of the theatrical community, as they have since 1935, this year the organization has established five unique categories to honor the extraordinary achievements of artists across the nation who created digital and socially-distanced theatrical productions during this challenging year of suspension for live arts.

BWW Review: AMERICAN DREAMS at Marin Theatre Company Photo BWW Review: AMERICAN DREAMS at Marin Theatre Company
by Steve Murray - Nov 11, 2020

Marin Theatre Company partners with Working Theatre (NYC) and five other theatre companies in presenting the West Coast Digital Debut of Leila Buck's interactive theatrical experience, American Dreams. In the year of COVID-19, digital productions are the new medium and companies are experimenting with available styles, either live recorded productions or in this case, a Zoom presentation similar to our work at home business meetings.

Working Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season, Presenting Works by Lisa Ramirez, Leila B Photo Working Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season, Presenting Works by Lisa Ramirez, Leila Buck, Michael Premo and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020

WORKING THEATER has announced its digital programming for 2020-2021 beginning late October. Opening with Leila Buck's 'AMERICAN DREAMS,' which is currently on a national virtual tour, WORKING THEATER will also feature the audio immersive experience 'SANCTUARY' by Rachel Falcone and Michael Premo, and more.

BWW Review: AMERICAN DREAMS at Round House Theatre Photo BWW Review: AMERICAN DREAMS at Round House Theatre
by Rachael F. Goldberg - Oct 8, 2020

Round House Theatre leans into our current circumstances and puts on a good show. It's just a shame that our reality is so much worse than we could have envisioned only a few years ago that even cautionary and bitingly political statements now fall short of where we really are.

Hartford Arts & Culture Organizations Announce Collaboration For AMERICAN DREAMS Inte Photo Hartford Arts & Culture Organizations Announce Collaboration For AMERICAN DREAMS Interactive Theatrical Game Show
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 7, 2020

Thanks to an unprecedented collaboration between seven of Hartford's cultural institutions, the region's theatre audiences will be able to participate in a week-long engagement of an interactive new piece of virtual theatre.

Hartford Arts & Culture Orgs Announce Collaboration for AMERICAN DREAMS Interactive T Photo Hartford Arts & Culture Orgs Announce Collaboration for AMERICAN DREAMS Interactive Theatrical Game Show
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 7, 2020

Thanks to an unprecedented collaboration between seven of Hartford's cultural institutions, the region's theatre audiences will be able to participate in a week-long engagement of an interactive new piece of virtual theatre.

Salt Lake Acting Company Presents the Utah Premiere of a Working Theater Production o Photo Salt Lake Acting Company Presents the Utah Premiere of a Working Theater Production of AMERICAN DREAMS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 29, 2020

Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah's leading destination for brave, contemporary theatre, presents the Utah premiere of a Working Theater production of AMERICAN DREAMS, written by Leila Buck. The digital experience makes a virtual tour stop for SLAC audiences October 14-18.

Round House Theatre Announces New 2020-2021 Season Photo Round House Theatre Announces New 2020-2021 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 16, 2020

Round House Theatre has announced a new lineup of plays, conversations, and education offerings for its 43rd Season, which includes digital programming for the fall and winter and a return to live productions in its Bethesda theatre in spring 2021.

Jens Rasmussen Videos

STAGE TUBE: Know Theatre's GRUESOME PLAYGROUND INJURIES
by Stage Tube - Oct 17, 2011

Know Theatre has announced the first mainstage production of the 2011?2012 Season, Gruesome Playground Injuries by Rajiv Joseph. The production will feature the same award winning artistic and production team as last season's opening production, Skin Tight. Gruesome Playground Injuries will be directed by Drew Fracher with Scenic and Lighting Design by Andrew Hungerford, Costume Design by Noelle Wedig, and Sound Design by Doug Borntrager. The production will star local actress Beth Harris and visiting actor Jens Rasmussen. Gruesome Playground Injuries will show today -November 5, 2011.