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Chris Ogren

Classically trained actor, dancer, singer. ASL

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Brooklyn, NY, United States

Physical Attributes:

Age Range:

16-24

Ethnicities:

Caucasian, Hispanic, Middle Eastern, Ethnically Ambiguous / Mixed Race

Attributes:

  • Male (gender),
  • 5' 9" (height),
  • 135 lbs (weight),
  • Slim (build),
  • Brown Hair (hair),
  • Brown Eyes (eyes)

Representation:

Agent

  • 109 Miln Street
  • Cranford, NJ 07016

Manager

  • 23 East 4th Street
  • 6th Floor
  • New York City, NY 10003

Skills:

American Sign Language Classical Acting Training Dancer
Dialects: British, Eastern European, Cockney, American Southern Singer Stage Combat

Roles:

Film

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Buds
Lead
Jake Klein
NYC
The Succubus Campaign
Lead
Montclair State University
NYC
Mysteries at the Museum
Various Supporting
Optomen Prod.
NYC
Callous
Supporting Actor
Drop Dead Pic.
Los Angeles
Crossroad
Lead
Hugh Yang
NYC
Dark Box
Supporting
Joseph Bouvier
NYC

Theater

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Ntl. Theatre of the Deaf
Rep. Actor / Interpreter
Betty Beekman
2014-2015 Int'l Tour
Hi-Rez / Cyber Busters
Lead Actor / Singer
Soren Bennick Prod.
2013 Tri-State Tour
All My Sons (Staged Reading)
Frank (Supporting)
BAM
NY, NY
Titus
Demetrius
NY Deaf Theatre
NY, NY
Twelfth Night
Featured Ensemble
The Public
NY, NY
The Runaway
Carlos (Supporting)
NY Fringe
NY, NY
Veils of Justice (Staged Reading)
Zen (Lead)
Theatre Resources Unlimited
NY, NY
Captive Audience
Repertory Actor
New York Deaf Theatre
NYC
Life Is A Dream
Segismundo (Lead)
Access Theatre
NYC
Overlook Hotel
Supporting w/ Songs
Dixon Place
NYC
Dead In Brooklyn
Supporting w/ Songs
The Brick
NYC
Richard III
Richmond, Murderer
Louis Scheeder
NYC
King John
Austria, Melune
Louis Scheeder
NYC
Je Laisse L'Amour Entrer
Principal Dancer Actor
Dan Safer, Sam Pinkleton
NYC
The Word Orgy
Principal w/ Song
Daniel Spector
NYC
Three Miracles (Musical)
Jesus Christ (Lead)
NYU
NYC
La Ronde
Young Gentleman
Fritz Ertl
NYC
True Love
Phil
NYU
NYC
Deck of Cards
Principal Actor
NYU
NYC
The Odd Couple
Jesus
SCHMUTZ
NYC
Rehearsal!
Supporting Actor
Sean Ireland, Y Harvest Fest.
NYC

Dance

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Je Laisse L'Amour Entrer
Principal Dancer Actor
Dan Safer, Sam Pinkleton
NYC
Kingfishers
Principal Dancer
Triskelion Arts
NYC
House of Cards
Supporting Dancer
EV Lazar
NYC

Commercials & Industrials

Title Role Position Director/Company Location
Alethea
Boyfriend (Supporting)
TriBeCa Film Fest, Lincoln Motors, Duncan Wolfe
NYC
Medical Intern Training
Intern 1
Lawrence Hall of Science, Amplify Learning / Ian Cinco
NYC

Education & Training

School Teacher Degree/Course Location Year
Classical Studio
Louis Scheeder, Daniel Spector
NA
NYC
2013
NYU
Louis Scheeder
BFA
NYC
2013
Playwrights Horizons Theatre School
Michael Potts
NA
NYC
2012

Career Highlights/Additional Info:

  • "Chris Ogren was perfectly vicious as Carlos [in 'The Runaway']... a focused actor with a powerful enthusiasm on stage" - Jacquelyn Claire, NY Theatre Guide
  • Acting Teachers - Louis Scheeder, Daniel Spector, Darci Picoult, Michael Potts, Elizabeth Hess, Maggie Loewe, Jessica Almasy
  • Voice - Jeanne Lehman, Donna Germain, Glenn White, Francine Zerfas, Marika Becz, Yvonne Martin, Jessica Harrison
  • Stage Combat - J. David Brimmer, OCHSA