DVA Talent

512-535-0380

Michael Ferstenfeld

Phone: (512) 743-9121

ferstenfeld@gmail.com

Hair:  Brown        Height:  5'7''

Eyes:  Brown        Weight: 150 lbs

FILM:

HP (industrial)

IT PRO (lead)

Spiceworks

Ripped (feature)

Mr. Bollinger

Screen Media Films (Brad Epstein dir)

Pictures at an Exhibition (short)

Samuel Goldenberg

360Studios (Dallas Burgess dir)

From Dusk Till Dawn (tv)

Bellhop

El Rey Network

Cirrus Logic (commercial)

Phil

DoorPost

SUSE Linux (commercial)

Scott

Somnio Solutions

Dale Carnegie’s Digitales (VO)

Bob / Phil

Simply Interactive

CSI: Legoland (VO)

Detective Brock Brickson

Joe Nicolosi

Virus (feature)

Bob

Gino Montoya

Project: Rant (shorts)

Various

Cliff Wildman

Subway Promo (commercial)

Jack

Zilker Films

Pieces (short)

Kade

Seventh Horizon

Ultimate Guide to Flight (feature)

Mitch

SR Meyers

Friday Night Lights (tv)

cameraman

Jeff Reiner dir.

Netizens (webtv)

Mike (lead)

Ryan Brown dir.

Another Jewish Carpenter

Isaac (lead) *award-winning

Isotaupe Films

THEATER:

Twelfth Night

Feste (the fool)

Present Company

Wars of Heaven: Smackdown

Frog Pawn

Trouble Puppet Theater Company

Into the Woods

The Baker *award-winning

Trinity & Jewish Reps

Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Albert Einstein *award-winning

Present Company

Dr. Benjamin

Waiting for Lefty

Hyde Park Theatre / Street Corner Arts

Priest / Rabbi / Celestial Musician

Now Then Again *award-winning

Penfold Theatre

Hamlet

Polonius

Something For Nothing at Ramsey Park

The Altruists by Nicky Silver

Ronald (lead)

Hyde Park Theatre / Street Corner Arts

In The Next Room by Sarah Ruhl

Dick Daldry

ZACH Theatre / Sarah Rasmussen

Tragedy: A Tragedy by Will Eno

Michael, The Legal Advisor

Hyde Park Theatre / Ken Webster

Macbeth / Much Ado About Nothing

Banquo / Borachio / Balthazar

The Hideout Theatre

The Balcony Play

Lawrence Goodman / Romeo

ZACH Theatre / Steven Wilson

The Winter of Our DysContent

Richard III

Dystheatre

This American LIVE!

Not Ira Glass / Director

Gnap Theatre Projects / Institution

True West

Lee (lead) *nominated

Dystheatre

SKATE!  Night at the Rink

Host / Announcer

Forklift Danceworks

American Buffalo

Teach (lead)

Dystheatre

The Homecoming

Sam

Modern Drama Collective

Cabaret

Herr Schultz

Edward Coles dir.

The Birthday Party

Nat Goldberg

Modern Drama Collective

Two Gentlemen of Verona

Thurio

Poor Tom, Andy Crouch dir.

Merchant of Venice

Shylock (lead)

Bob Jones dir.

Arcadia

Mr. Ezra Chater

Bob Jones dir.

Woody Allen's GOD

Diabetes (lead)

Bob Jones dir.

Equus

Frank Strang

Jennifer Ferguson dir.

AWARDS:

Outstanding Lead in Musical

B. Iden Payne

(for The Baker  in Into the Woods)

Outstanding Lead in Comedy

B. Iden Payne

(for Einstein in Picasso at the Lapin Agile)

Featured Musician

B. Iden Payne

(for Now Then Again)

Nominated Best Actor in Drama

Examiner

(for Lee in True West)

Best Improv Troupe (2 years in a row)

B. Iden Award

Confidence Men

Fronterafest Best of Week

Diabetes (lead)

Confidence Men

Best Actor

Ripon Cinemaniacs Filmfest

(for Isaac)

TRAINING:

Improv

Keith Johnstone, William Hall, Joe Bill, Asaf Ronen, Shana Merlin, Dave Buckman

Acting

Ken Webster, Adam Roberts, Van Brooks (The Mastery), Sam Krukowski

UT Austin

B.A., Plan II Honors Program, Concentration in Film


SPECIAL SKILLS: Improv, Accents, Juggling, Puppetry, Guitar, Ukelele, Harmonica, Singing, Song-writing, Directing, Cinematography, Non-linear Editing, Programming, Web Development, Sound Design, Announcing