David Whitney

David Whitney

David is a NIDA graduate with over 35 years’ experience on stage and screen.

He has previously appeared for Opera Australia as Baron Zeta in The Merry Widow, Doc in West Side Story on Sydney Harbour and as Zoltan Karparthy in My Fair Lady directed by Dame Julie Andrews. Other music theatre includes: Funny Girl in Concert (SSO), Fiddler on The Roof, Rock of Ages, Damn Yankees!, Monty Python’s Spamalot, Man of La Mancha, Sunset Boulevard, They’re Playing Our Song, The Producers, Cabaret, A Chorus Line, The Phantom of the Opera, The Wizard of Oz, Chess and Little Shop of Horrors.

Recent theatre includes: Saint Joan, Cyrano de Bergerac, Mrs Warren’s Profession, Much Ado About Nothing, Summer Rain, Darlinghurst Nights, Woman In Mind (STC); Luna Gale, Relatively Speaking (Ensemble); Dracula, 1984 (Shake & Stir); Monkey: Journey To The West (Theatre of Image); Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, Henry 4, The Duchess of Malfi, The Alchemist, Macbeth, As You Like It, The Tempest, Romeo and Juliet (Bell Shakespeare); The Power of Yes (Belvoir); Cho Cho (National Theatre of China).

TV appearances include: A Place to Call Home, Love Child 3, Wonderland, Fatal Honeymoon, Home & Away, McLeod’s Daughters. David’s is also a familiar voice to viewers of ABC TV’s Media Watch.

David Whitney