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JOSEPH URICK is an Equity Actor based in Houston, Texas. He has been featured in the Frog & Peach’s Children’s Theatre Company in New York City, as well as performed at nationally and internationally, at such theatres as the ZACH Scott in Texas, Florida Shakespeare, the Hippodrome Theatre in Florida, as well as the Papagaou Theatre and Anagyius Theatre in Greece.
Joseph holds an MFA in Acting from the University of Florida, and is a Faculty Member at Lone Star Community College – CyFair. He has worked in Texas, New York, and Florida as an actor, director, fight choreographer, and producer. He serves on the Board of Texas Light Opera and ARIA Creative Productions, and has been one of their longest tenured Educators and Artists-in-Residence.
Joseph is also an award winning Graphics Designer, and has produced designs for Colleges, Universities, Regional Theatres, Actors, and Films for over ten years. His graphics have received awards from the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, and have been featured Off-Broadway at Theatre for the New City, New Haarlem Arts Theatre, and Frog & Peach Theatre Company. His designs for film include the documentary Theatre of Rice and Beans.
As a Stage Combat Choreographer, Joseph has produced staged violence for over three dozen shows around the country, and has also used his experience with combat and self-defense with the San Antonio Police Department, acting in their Active Shooter Safety Video, as well as their Domestic Violence Awareness Training Program.
As an author, Joseph has been awarded with the David Shelton Playwright Award for his romantic comedy Casa de Amor; and as a producer, Joseph has worked as Producer for several acclaimed productions around the country, including ROOMS: a rock romance in Florida, as well as the Southwest Regional Premier of Edgar Allan Poe’s NEVERMORE, Doug Wright’s Quills, Dave Mamet’s RACE, as well as a Regional Tour of Jason Robert Brown’s The Last 5 Years.
COMING UP NEXT!
Joseph will be doing Fight Choreography & Movement for the Youth production of Playhouse 1960’s Willy Wonka, Jr!
Joseph will be doing Fight Choreography for the premier production of CMP Production’s performance of William Shakespeare’s MACBETH