Grayson
Richmond


California-based artist & actor. Graduate of Chapman University.

Education


David Geffen School of Drama at Yale University
MFA in Acting
2022-2025

Chapman University
BFA in Screen Acting
2016-2020

Theatre Academy of London
Semester Abroad
Spring 2018

Bellarmine College Preparatory
High School
2012-2016

Stagedoor Manor
Performing Arts Training Camp
2012

Theater Experience


A Streetcar Named Desire
Young Collector/Strange Man
Costa Mesa Playhouse, 2022

Checkmate
Michael
Chapman University, 2020

Measure for Measure
Duke Vincentio
Chapman University, 2019

Thump In The Night
Benjy
OCCentric New Play Festival, 2019

Avenue Q
Ensemble
Chapman University, 2019

The Laramie Project
Multiple Characters
Chapman University, 2018

Cabaret
Cliff Bradshaw
Chapman University, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing
Benedick
Bellarmine College Prep, 2016

Rabbit Hole
Jason Willette
Naatak, 2015

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead
Rosencrantz
Bellarmine College Prep, 2015

The Trial
The Advocate
Bellarmine College Prep, 2014

Brighton Beach Memoirs
Stanley Jerome
Peninsula Youth Theatre, 2014

Amadeus
Venticello 2
Bellarmine College Prep, 2013

The 39 Steps
Multiple Characters
Stagedoor Manor, 2012

Film Experience


Memory by Will Keeper
Love Interest
Music Video, Independent, 2021

Bear Boy Has A Strange Day
Brontosaurus
Short, Independent, 2020

As Paint Drys
Graham
Short, Chapman University, 2019

Moving With
Robin
Short, Chapman University, 2019

Directing Experience


Crave
Director
Chapman University, 2020

Cabaret
Assistant Director
The Refuge, San Francisco, 2018

Women & Wallace
Director
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 2015

No Exit
Director
Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, 2014

Awards


College of the Performing Arts Departmental Honors
Chapman University
2020

“Best Dressed” at Annual Theatre Gala
Chapman University
2019

BFA Talent Scholarship
Chapman University
2016-2020

Tom Alessandri Theatre Arts Award
Bellarmine College Prep
2016

Justice & Advocacy Leadership Award
Bellarmine College Prep
2016

National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar
CollegeBoard
2015

Outstanding Achievement in a Drama, Supporting Actor
Stagedoor Manor
2012

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