Geraint Davies Biography
Geraint Davies was born on 20 April 1957 in Swansea, Wales, the son of a Congregationalist Christian preacher.
At the age of 7 he moved with his family from Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire to Canada, where he attended Upper Canada College.
He first acted at age 12, appearing in a school production of Lord of the Flies.
He went on to study at the University of Western Ontario, where he studied economics before dropping out to pursue an acting career.
His professional stage debut was in 1976 in Quebec City, when at 19 he appeared in The Fantasticks, Red Emma and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
In the summer of 2004 he starred in the title role of Cyrano in Barry Kornhauser’s adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac at The Shakespeare Theatre in Washington, D.C., for which he won the Helen Hayes Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Resident Play..
In April 1996, Davies appeared as Petruchio in Shakespeare’s The Taming of The Shrew, directed by Patrick Tucker of the Original Shakespeare Company.
This three-performance run was presented as Shakespeare’s own players may have done – with sparse rehearsal, eclectic costuming and rotating roles.
In Spring 1998 he appeared in the Moises Kaufmann production Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. Gross Indecency earned the Garland Award for “Best Ensemble Cast from Backstage West” that year.
2004 saw Geraint Davies appear at the Lincoln in New York as Edmund to Christopher Plummer’s King Lear.
Geraint Davies Wife
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