Dave Landis-frameDave Landis

Associate Director/ Resident Company Member

Dave originally hails from West Des Moines, Iowa where he earned his BFA in Theatre from Drake University. Upon receiving his MFA in Acting from the University of Texas at Austin, Dave started with Playhouse on the Square as a Performance intern in 1991 and joined the Resident Company the following season. During his tenure with Circuit Playhouse Inc., Dave’s performance resume has included award winning roles in Cabaret (Herr Schultz), Old Wicked Songs (Mashkan), Amadeus (Salieri), and A Man of No Importance (Alfie Byrne). Other audience favorites include Fiddler on the Roof (Tevye), Tuesdays with Morrie (Morrie), Peter Pan (Captain Hook), Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf (George), The History Boys (Hector). Also recognized as an accomplished and award winning director, his credits include Into the WoodsCaroline or Change, Narnia, The Wild Party, Peter Pan, The Full Monty, Shakespeare ‘s R&J, Man of LaMancha, Corpus Christi, Frozen, Take Me Out, Love! Valour! Compassion!, Ragtime, and Hairspray.