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Ryan Underbakke, Theater/Dance

Ryan Underbakke recieved his B.A. from the University of Minnesota in Theatre Arts.  Studied at the Stella Adler School for Film and Television in Los Angeles, California and his M.F.A. from the London International School of Performing Arts in London, England.

He has taught at Saint John's University, Richmond School of Drama in England, the New York Film Academy in New York City, Saint Paul Conservatory for the Performing Arts and Macphail Center for Music.


His professional work has been comissioned internationally in England and Wales and locally with the Children's Theater Company, The Jungle Theater and Theatre Latte Da.  His accolades include an NEA Grant, the ACTF Award for "Outstanding Movement Direction"  and two Ivey Awards for "Outstanding Production"