Bruce Randolph

Nelson

Biography

"Give, give, give - what is the point of having experience, knowledge or talent if you don't give it away? Of having stories if you don't tell them to others?" - Isabel Allende

Everyman Theatre (Resident Company Member): Noises Off, Great Expectations, Wait Until Dark, Death of a Salesman, A Streetcar Named Desire, Blithe Spirit, Ghosts, Ruined, Deathtrap, The Dresser, Red (Mark Rothko, Baltimore Magazine’s Best Actor), The Beaux’ Stratagem, August: Osage County, You Can’t Take it With You, Private Lives, Shipwrecked! (Louis/Best Actor City Paper), I Am My Own Wife, The Pavilion (Narrator/Best Actor City Paper), Irma Vep. Regional: Center Stage: Amadeus (Antonio Salieri), Animal Crackers (Groucho), The Final Strange Tale of Edgar Allen Poe (Poe), Vanya, Sonya, Masha and Spike (Vanya); Rep Stage: The Goat (Martin), Hysteria (Dali), The Violet Hour (Gidger/Helen Hayes Award), The Dazzle (Langley/Helen Hayes Award), Irma Vep (Enid/Helen Hayes Nomination), Faith Healer (Teddy/Helen Hayes Nomination); Folger Theatre: The Comedy of Errors (Antipholus of Ephesus), She Stoops to Conquer (Tony); Olney Theatre Center: Farragut North (Paul), The Underpants (Cohen); Woolly Mammoth Theatre (Company Member): Dead Man’s Cell Phone (Dwight/Originated Role), Fuddy Meers (Limping Man/Helen Hayes Nomination); The Shakespeare Theatre: The Taming of the Shrew (Tranio); Signature Theatre: Never the Sinner (White); Tour: National Players; Teaching: Howard Community College, Everyman Theatre, Stevenson University, University of Baltimore. Education: Towson University.

AWARDS

Best Actor, Baltimore Magazine, 2014 Awards
5 time Helen Hayes nominee – won twice for The Dazzle and The Violet Hour
Best Actor, City Paper’s Best of Baltimore 2011 Awards
Best Actor, City Paper’s Best of Baltimore 2004 Awards

Upcoming Performances

Past Performances

Bruce Randolph Nelson in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Vichet Chum and Bruce Randolph Nelson in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson and Vichet Chum in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Deborah Hazlett and Bruce Randolph Nelson in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson and Vichet Chum in M. Butterfly. Photo by ClintoBPhotography.

Beth Hylton and Bruce Randolph Nelson in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Beth Hylton, Danny Gavigan and Bruce Randolph Nelson in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Beth Hylton, Bruce Randolph Nelson, Emily Kester and Wil Love in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Deborah Hazlett, Megan Anderson, Carl Schurr, Beth Hylton, Bruce Randolph Nelson and Eric Berryman in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Danny Gavigan, Deborah Hazlett and Bruce Randolph Nelson in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

The cast of Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson, Beth Hylton, Danny Gavigan, Deborah Hazlett and Carl Schurr in Noises Off. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson and Drew Kopas in Charles Dickens' Great Expectations. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

The cast of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson, Elizabeth Anne Jernigan, Drew Kopas and Brit Herring in Charles Dickens' Great Expectations. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson and Megan Anderson in Wait Until Dark. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Bruce Randolph Nelson in Wait Until Dark. Photo by ClintonBPhotography.

Related Multimedia

Featured Clip

TRAILER: M. BUTTERFLY

Podcast

HUFFPOST - BRUCE RANDOLPH NELSON TALKS “M. BUTTERFLY” AND LGBTQ ISSUES 9/8/17

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