JACOB OFFEN is thrilled and honored to return as a guest artist with OpenStage Theatre after two years in Houston, Texas, where he received his MFA from the Professional Actor Training Program at the University of Houston. There he played Brutus in Julius Caesar, The Stage Manager in Our Town and Joe Keller in All My Sons. Jacob also has worked for Texas Shakespeare Festival, Houston Shakespeare Festival and Houston's Main Street Theatre. He formally served as the Company Development Administrator for OpenStage and appeared in numerous roles with the Company, including as Dr. Frank N' Furter in The Rocky Horror Show, Friar Lawrence in Romeo and Juliet, and Tom Collins in RENT. Jacob won the OpenStage OPUS Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor twice for performances in Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol and once for Mr. Collins in Pride and Prejudice.
Jacob's Work in OpenStage Theatre
Event Role
Cyrano De Bergerac Bellarose/Montfleury/Poet/Cadet/Monk
Monty Python's Spamalot Sir Bedevere
Le Cirque Rouge Director
The Servant Of Two Masters Brighella
Journey To The West Tripitaka
Romeo And Juliet Parson Lawrence
Ocean's Eleven Director
Scapin George/Pianist
Rent Tom Collins
Viva Las Vegas Director
Viva Las Vegas Author
The Rocky Horror Show Dr. Frank N' Furter
Openstage Theatre's Big Lebowski Bowling And Halloween Extravaganza Director
Casino Royale: the Sting Director
Casino Royale: the Sting Author
Othello Roderigo
King Lear Oswald/Ensemble
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol Record Keeper/Shadow/Cratchit/Fred/Fezziwig/Wilkin
Casino Royale A Philanthropist
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol Record Keeper/Shadow/Cratchit/Fred/Fezziwig/Wilkin
Little Shop Of Horrors Skid Row Bum, Patrick Martin, Customer #1
Pride And Prejudice Mr. Collins/Sir William Lucas/Mr. Gardiner
Man Of La Mancha Fight Captain
Man Of La Mancha Anselmo/Prisoner/Moor