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Rudy Martinez

 
Bio:
Born and raised in South Pasadena, California, Rudy began acting in plays and musicals in High School. He received his BFA in Theater Arts from the University of California Santa Barbara. In his senior year he received a research grant to study puppetry and movement theater and he has been making ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Born and raised in South Pasadena, California, Rudy began acting in plays and musicals in High School. He received his BFA in Theater Arts from the University of California Santa Barbara. In his senior year he received a research grant to study puppetry and movement theater and he has been making ... (read complete bio)

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Rudy Martinez Biography

Born and raised in South Pasadena, California, Rudy began acting in plays and musicals in High School. He received his BFA in Theater Arts from the University of California Santa Barbara. In his senior year he received a research grant to study puppetry and movement theater and he has been making puppets for theater ever since.

Upon moving back to Los Angeles, Rudy began working with renowned theater companies like South Coast Repertory and Independent Shakespeare Company. His performance in "Angel of the Desert" at SCR was called "sensitive and emotionally raw" by the OC Examiner and he won a Best Supporting Actor award for that role. He is also part of the Ovation Award Nominated cast of "Edith Can Shoot Things And Hit Them" produced by Artists At Play.

On TV, Rudy enjoyed being a recurring host on "Disney 365" a beloved interstitial program on The Disney Channel. He's had guest roles on The Disney Channel and Nickelodeon. Most recently he was cast as Marty, a medical intern, on NBC's "Heartbreaker."

When he's not acting, Rudy enjoys playing his ukulele, riding his skateboard and writing plays for the theater.





Rudy Martinez News

Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN: THE MUSICAL at Elmont Library Theatre Photo Review: GRUMPY OLD MEN: THE MUSICAL at Elmont Library Theatre
by Nicholas Pontolillo - Dec 3, 2022

What did our critic think of GRUMPY OLD MEN: THE MUSICAL at Elmont Library Theatre?

GRUMPY OLD MEN Cast And Creative Announced For Plaza's Broadway Long Island Photo GRUMPY OLD MEN Cast And Creative Announced For Plaza's Broadway Long Island
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 17, 2022

Plaza's Broadway Long Island, Nassau County's Only Professional Theatre in residence at the State-of-the Art Elmont Library Theatre, has announced the cast and creative team for their upcoming production of Grumpy Old Men. Performances begin on Saturday, November 19 and runs through Sunday, December 4.

Review: INTO THE WOODS at Arvada Center is Nice - Not Good, Not Bad - Just Nice. Photo Review: INTO THE WOODS at Arvada Center is Nice - Not Good, Not Bad - Just Nice.
by Jon Bee - Sep 22, 2022

What did our critic think of INTO THE WOODS at Arvada Center?

Photos: Photos: First Look At INTO THE WOODS At Arvada Center Photo Photos: Photos: First Look At INTO THE WOODS At Arvada Center
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 16, 2022

How long does ‚ÄúHappily Ever After‚ÄĚ last? This fall the Arvada Center honors the late, great Stephen Sondheim with a unique take on his immensely popular musical,¬†Into the Woods. See photos from the production!

Arvada Center to Present INTO THE WOODS in September Photo Arvada Center to Present INTO THE WOODS in September
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 1, 2022

How long does 'Happily Ever After' last? This fall the Arvada Center honors the late, great Stephen Sondheim with a unique take on his immensely popular musical, Into the Woods. The production runs September 9 - October 9, 2022.

BWW Review: IN THE HEIGHTS at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre Photo BWW Review: IN THE HEIGHTS at Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre
by Elizabeth James - Apr 18, 2022

Broadway Palm Dinner Theatre's production of IN THE HEIGHTS, directed by Eliseo Roman, is now playing. This iconic Lin-Manuel Miranda musical tells the story of a certain block in Washington Heights where people with high spirits, patience, faith, and big dreams live.

BWW Review: DESPERATE MEASURES is a 'Madcap Musical Melodrama' at North Coast Reperto Photo BWW Review: DESPERATE MEASURES is a 'Madcap Musical Melodrama' at North Coast Repertory Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Jan 18, 2022

DESPERATE MEASURES turns one of Shakespeare's ‚Äúproblem play‚Äôs‚ÄĚ MEASURE OF MEASURE, into a madcap musical melodrama that will leave you laughing.¬† Gunslingers to Governors, Sheriff‚Äôs to Saloon Girls, and Priests to Postulants, this musical has a variety of characters up to zany hijinks for you to enjoy through February 12th at North Coast Repertory Theatre.

Photos: Inside the West Coast Premiere of DESPERATE MEASURES At North Coast Repertory Photo Photos: Inside the West Coast Premiere of DESPERATE MEASURES At North Coast Repertory Theatre
by Marissa Tomeo - Jan 16, 2022

North Coast Repertory Theatre is set to stage a musical comedy that takes Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure and shakes it up. Set in the Wild West, this is a romantic musical that manages to address law and order, justice and hypocrisy. Loaded with laughs and toe-tapping music, Desperate Measures features music by David Friedman and and a book and lyrics by Peter Kellogg. 

The Witty, Wild Musical Comedy Photo The Witty, Wild Musical Comedy
by - Jan 12, 2022

Special Offer - The Witty, Wild Musical Comedy

North Coast Repertory Theatre Presents DESPERATE MEASURES Photo North Coast Repertory Theatre Presents DESPERATE MEASURES
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 2, 2022

North Coast Repertory Theatre gallops into the New Year with a witty, wild musical comedy that takes Shakespeare's Measure for Measure and shakes it up. Set in the Wild West, this is a rollicking romantic musical that manages to address law and order, justice and hypocrisy. Loaded with laughs and toe-tapping music, DESPERATE MEASURES inspired The New York Times to brand it '...wonderful, delightful...such a hoot!' Buy tickets now for this Grade A musical before it pulls up stakes and leaves town.