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 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, The Phantom of the Opera, The Wizard of Oz, Chess and A Chorus Line.

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